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MAJOR topper helps train farmers of the future

Students training for a career in agriculture at Askham Bryan and Newton Rigg College benefit from plenty of practical experience with the tools of the trade, whether in supervised operation or when carrying out farm duties as part of their course.   Machinery used on...

May 20, 2019
Successful Close to Cyclone UK Roadshow

The MAJOR Cyclone Roadshow completed this week with enthusiastic response across the UK.   The roadshow was held over four days in Haltwhistle, Carlisle, Selattyn, and Bury St. Edmunds together with participating dealers Lloyd, Carrs Billington, Hughes Bros, and Thurlow Nunn Standen (TNS) over the...

May 7, 2019
Dirty water management system brings home the bacon!

Safe, efficient and compliant dirty water management clears the way for high quality pork production on Norfolk-based farm   John Nurse runs a pig finishing enterprise, some eight thousand head at a time. The pigs arrive at the Harleston, Norfolk-based farm around 7kg – normally...

May 7, 2019
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Major at Ashdown Forest

We mow somewhere around 200 – 300 hectares of bracken each year with our Major MJ2000 Flail Collector. The machine is good, it’s very easy to use. The tipping function is very simple. It’s just a pull of one lever to tip and reverse of the function to set everything back into working motion. The system for lifting the flails out of contact with the ground for transportation is again very simple. It’s got good capacity. We’ve managed to pick up a fair amount of material before we have to empty it.
Mike Payne, Ranger, Ashdown Forest, UK