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.
Dorset contractor Craig Frampton harvests 2,200 hectares of grass each year using two Strautmann Giga-Vitesse CFS 3601 forage wagons.
What to look out for when buying a used Forage Wagon.
OPICO has appointed Dan Barnes as new UK Technical Support, to cover the South West, Central South of England and South and mid-Wales.
Find out more about how improved consistency of the TMR mix is seeing better herd fertility, as well as a better control of feed costs.
All new Strautmann forage wagons are now fitted with a galvanised chassis, new rear door load sensors and improved ISOBUS connectors to improve the longevity and reliability of machines.
Profi magazine looks at 3 pre-owned wagons from 2009, 2012 and 2015 and highlights what to look for when buying a second-hand model. The most noteworthy change over the last 10 years being the introduction in 2010 of the CFS pick up.
A change in feeding regime has enabled one family business to make better use of co-products and improve margins on its beef finishing unit.
"The Strautmann might not be the cheapest option on the market but the quality of chop and the improved efficiency of the whole operation certainly pays off for us as contractors and our customers" James Vickery, Contractor.