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Fendt Rogator

Fendt ups the sprayer technology stakes

Fendt has unveiled a host of new technology for its Rogator sprayers, including automatic quad nozzle control, ISObus application adjustment as well as independent suspension and up to 36m wide booms for its trailed machines. Maximum power for the top-end Rogator 655 self-propelled is now increased to 307hp and, from 2020, all models will be […]

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FSOOTY finalist Nick Light

Operator keeps a weather eye on applications

Nick Light operates a 30m, Sands Horizon 4000 covering 513ha of owned land and 200ha of contracting at Lodge Farm, Westhorpe, Stowmarket. This is the AHDB’s first Strategic Farm and, he says, he found the experience of being a Monitor Farm very rewarding and is looking forward to the next step.

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FSOOTY 2019 finalist Mark Jelley

Experienced operator embraces technology

Mark Jelley, who works at Courteenhall Farm, Northampton, reached the FSOOTY final on his first attempt. Although he has been operating a sprayer for more than 30 years, he says his enthusiasm for the job has never waned and he is keen to embrace technology and learn more.

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