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Extending its forage wagon line-up, Strautmann, distributed in the UK by OPICO, has added a new 02 Series version of its popular Giga Vitesse forage wagon. To find out more, Farmers Guardian put the machine to work.
'The pick-up is very good,' Andrew says. 'We’ve only had to replace one tine between both wagons and the bands don’t get damaged from impact. There is no metal-on-metal wear with the tines either.'
OPICO has appointed Katherine Bliss as Assistant Marketing Manager.
We are also doing everything possible to keep the company running smoothly and supporting farmers and contractors at this busy time of the farming year.
OPICO Ltd is pleased to announce the expansion of its partnership with Netherton Tractors Limited, to include Maschio Gaspardo tillage and seeding equipment and Maschio flail mowers, SKY grain drills and Strautmann forage and feeding wagons.
OPICO has appointed Jess Percival as Web and Digital Marketing Coordinator to manage social and digital communications, further complementing the already strong marketing team.
OPICO has appointed Charlie Wilson as a new Territory Manager to cover Western, Central and Northern Scotland.
OPICO has appointed Harvey Sherwin as a new Territory Manager to cover East Anglia and South East England.
OPICO has appointed Tom Brookes as Demonstrator, primarily for SKY drills, HE-VA cultivation equipment and OPICO inter-row cultivators.
Devon based contractor Charlie Brown explains the decisions behind his expansion to a fleet of four Strautmann forage wagons.
The Coxes switched over to a Strautmann Verti-Mix 2401, with the optional extra of a conveyor belt which would enable feed to be dispensed from either the left or the right.
A switch to silaging with a Strautmann Zelon forage wagon instead of a forager and trailers, has been a cost effective option for this family dairy farm with savings on fuel costs, labour and time.
Another chance to read how a Strautmann Self-Propelled feeder boosts efficiency on this Dorset Farm
Worcestershire contractor has adapted his forage wagon machinery fleet to suit customers on multi-cut silage systems.
A Strautmann is perfectly suited to a multi-cut silage system - read how one contractor is kept busy through the summer months.
Magnon range of Forage Wagons due to replace the Terra-Vitesse from 2021 in UK.
OPICO Ltd is pleased to announce the appointment of R C Dalgliesh Limited to their Strautmann dealer network.
The new V conveyor has been simplified to reduce the number of moving parts to help extend belt longevity, therefore reudcing ownership costs.
OPICO has appointed Alex Smith as Maschio Service Manager and UK Technical Support to cover OPICO, HE-VA, SKY, Strautmann and Maschio brands in East Anglia, Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire.