Peter Thomas Keaveney of the Irish Farmers Journal travelled west to our factory in Co Mayo to follow a 15-year old 2,400 gallon LGP tanker through a retro-fit process where it was married up to a new MAJOR 7.5m 32 outlet dribble bar slurry spreader....
New 6.3m (20-ft) Cyclone helps Wilson County, North Carolina farmer Thomas Webb successfully balance labour and equipment demands between mixed crops including corn, tobacco, peppers and cucumbers. Armed with a Field Crops Technology degree from NC State University, the fifth generation farmer came home...
Major Cyclone helps family save over $2800 alone this year. When brothers Wyatt and Frank Scott returned home to their Lucama, North Carolina family farm after earning degrees from NC State University in 2016, they planted 18 acres of sweet potatoes. This year, 200 acres...
November 19, 2020
The Grass & Slurry Machinery Specialists |
Agricultural - Professional Groundscare - Industrial
The MAJOR 5.2m Disc Injector is a combined soil fertilising and furrowing machine with a working depth from 20mm (3/4”) to 60mm (2 1/2”).
A powerful Vogelsang macerator delivers slurry evenly through 40mm pipes. The slurry is inserted into slits created by the spring steel self-sharpening cutting discs. The unit folds hydraulically giving a 2.4m transport width.
The MAJOR Disc Injector operates best in grass/stubble of a height between 60-100mm (2 1/4 – 4”). When working, the spring loaded discs create slits of 20-60mm deep which are completely filled with slurry. The slurry is only visible as narrow strips between the grass. The distance between the slits is 200mm (8”).
Disc steerage allows the operator to steer around objects or obstacles. The MAJOR Disc Injector can be used in conjunction with the MAJOR Turbo Pump system. This unique pump acts as an inlet macerator insuring that all materials are finely chopped. For operator safety all wearing parts are easily accessible for maintenance.
300mm self-sharpening solid cutting discs spaced at 200mm (8″) intervals
Automatic mechanical shoe shut off to prevent spillage
Mechanical suspension on individual discs
Individual disc steerage
Depth regulated by hydraulic linkage (hydraulic requirement: 50-70 litre/min @ 230 bar max)
Goodwood Home Farm is one of the largest lowland organic farms in the UK. Our farm nestles at the foot of the Sussex Downs and has soil which is mainly free draining chalk, ideal for spring malting barley, used to brew o ... Read More