To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission, Polaris Industries have collaborated with the US Space and Rocket Centre (USSRC) to build a working replica of the original Lunar Rover that transported the Apollo 11 astronauts around the surface of the moon.
Did you know that all types of farms could be eligible for a grant of up to £12,000?The Countryside Productivity Small Grants scheme Round 2 is now available with a funding total of £15 million up for grabs. Under the scheme, grants of up to £12,000 can be applied for over a wide range of areas. These include:• Improving farm productivity• Adding value to Agri-food• Improving forestry productivity• Water resource management and reservoirsThis means that there are a number of grants available for a wide range of New Holland precision farming specialist products, including GPS light bar, GPS Aut..
A leading South Devon farm machinery dealership has joined forces with Devon and Cornwall Police's Rural Crime Team to help with engaging with farmers and raising awareness about protecting valuable assets.South Devon farm and garden machinery specialists, CR Willcocks, have given Devon & Cornwall Police's rural crime officers use of a Polaris Ranger off-road utility vehicle (UTV) throughout the summer to help raise awareness about rural crime issues. The UTV, resplendent in police livery, will be used to accompany rural crime officers and the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner's ..
This spring sees the introduction of the all-new Polaris RANGER® Diesel for 2019, and CR Willcocks is holding a special launch event so that customers can try it out for themselves.
The event will be held at CR Willcocks on Saturday 11th May 2019, from 10.00 a.m. until 3.00 p.m. Customers will be able to come along, enjoy a bacon roll and a coffee, have a test drive and explore the features and benefits of the new Polaris RANGER® Diesel. There is also the opportunity to book a demo so that you can fully explore the RANGER® Diesel's qualities.
The new RANGER® Diesel features an all-new 3 cyli..
SORRY, THIS OFFER HAS NOW ENDED. PLEASE CONTACT US DIRECT FOR THE LATEST NEW HOLLAND TRACTOR DEALS.We have an exclusive offer for March: you could be the owner of a New Holland TD5.95 for the equivalent of £99.00 a week.
This offer is only available for business users only, and is based on 1 + 59 monthly payments with a trade-in of £9,250.
We have only one TD5.95 available under this offer, so when it's gone, it's gone!
For full specifications and dimensions please visit our New Holland TD5 webpage.
Highlights of this model include:
The Husqvarna LC 247SP is already an incredibly popular self-propelled petrol lawnmower, however it has come up trumps in a recent Which? test. They declared it 'one of the best mowers we've tested', along with awarding it a Which? Best Buy, after it scored an extremely impressive score of 80%.The LC 247SP was up against 111 other mowers as part of the Which? test of best lawnmowers for 2019. It came third overall (beaten by two machines that scored 81%), and scored 5 out of 5 in all cutting performance elements of the test.The Husqvarna LC 247SP is a self-propelled mower designed for domestic..
Utility vehicles, all-terrain vehicles and farm machinery are high on the 'wish list' for thieves across the country, so tracking expensive high end equipment has become a priority.A selection of farm machinery sold by CR Willcocks, one of the South West's longest running farm machinery dealerships, already utilises the unique CESAR Datatag forensic marking system making it easier to identify vehicles that might have been stolen. ATVTrac is a more advanced system that features real-time monitoring via an app and the support of a 24-7 Operations Centre. Steve Retallick, Sales Director at C..
New Holland have launched a new range of telehandlers featuring six models, of which there are fourteen versions to choose from. The TH range, which stands for Telescopic Handler, has been developed with a wide variety of different farming operations in mind.Describing the new range, New Holland's Head of Tractors, Sean Lennon, said: “The new extended TH Series offers solutions tailored to the business and operational requirements of different farming operations, ranging from the entry level S version all the way up to the Elite version ideal for the large scale livestock farmers and contracto..
Described as the most refined utility side-by-side ever built, the Polaris RANGER range has been expanded with the addition of the XP 1000 EPS with ABS.Rodrigo Lourenco, Vice President and General Manager of Polaris Off-Road Vehicles EMEA, said: “We’re extremely proud of yet another addition to the Ranger family. The RANGER XP 1000 EPS is our most versatile product on the market and has proven to be a huge success across the globe – we want to continue that momentum into 2019 with the new ABS model. Adding ABS not only results in uncompromised braking performance, but also builds upon the dive..
"Before you get started with felling your tree, make sure that you have the knowledge, understanding and equipment you need to cut down your tree safely and accurately."
The experts at Husqvarna have put together an online resource for safe and efficient tree felling, so if you own a chainsaw, or you're thinking of buying a chainsaw, then check out the Chainsaw Academy website for tips, step-by-step guides, videos, recommendations and more.
At CR Willcocks we have our own team of chainsaw experts, so if you would like any advice on chainsaws please drop in, call us on 01626 831853 or dr..
If you have been deliberating over whether to invest in a robot mower then now is the perfect opportunity. Husqvarna are running a special promotion on two of their models: The 105 Automower and the 420 Automower. Not only have both been reduced in price (now £799 inc. VAT and £1699.00 inc. VAT respectively) but you will also receive a free Medium Installation Kit (RRP £120.00 inc. VAT).
Why invest in a Husqvarna Automower? They are fully automatic, operate very quietly and the excellent results speak for themselves.
Automower 105 (now £799 inc. VAT) is ideal for small to medium l..
The Husqvarna team recently visited farmers P & H Bainbridge in North Yorkshire to see how they keep their agricultural machinery clean and safe this harvest, with the help of Husqvarna (leaf) blowers.With straw and chaff building up on harvest machinery, especially this summer when it has been particularly dry, there is the increased risk of fire. This is especially the case when working with barley. Husqvarna blowers have helped reduce that risk by making routine maintenance easier and more efficient. Matthew Bainbridge commented: "We have been really impressed with the 536 LiB Battery B..
Dynamic Command™ is a new and innovative transmission that offers even more gears in the most frequently used operating ranges, presenting the capacity to select the optimum speed to match the task in hand. In addition, the ability to deliver near instantaneous direction changes makes field and especially loader work even easier and more efficient. Four models from New Holland's T6 range have the option of featuring the three range eight-speed semi-powershift Dynamic Command™; T6.145, T6.155, T6.165 and T6.175.
The 24X24 Dynamic Command™ transmission enabl..
CR Willcocks are holding a Grass Demonstration Day where we will be running demonstrations of a number of farm implements in action. This will include baling (New Holland RB125 Roll Baler), mowing, tedding, raking and wrapping.
Date: Thursday 28th June 2018
Time: 10.00 a.m. to 3. 00 p.m.
Location: Waye Farm, Ashburton TQ13 7LL - by kind permission W & S. W. Pearse
FREE HUSQVARNA CHAINSAW AVAILABLE ON PURCHASES MADE ON THE DAY (T&Cs apply - see below)
There will be plenty of farm machinery being demonstrated. This will include:
New Holland RB125 round baler
WIN AN ULTIMATE RANGER EXPERIENCE
This is your opportunity to win one of two amazing prizes as part of the 20th anniversary celebrations of the Polaris RANGER®, and you don't even need to own one to enter.
Both prizes involve an Ultimate RANGER® Experience and a luxury break. One prize takes place in Iceland and the other on the Greek island of Naxos.
For your chance to win, simply upload a picture of your best RANGER® experience with a caption explaining the image. Don't own a RANGER®? No problem. Give us a call today and arrange a test drive or demo. Photos taken during a test..
It was not so long ago that if you wanted to construct a maize maze you were faced with the laborious task of planting the seed then either hoeing the pathways or removing the plants as the maize grew. However, with the help of a Kverneland precision drill using GEOSEED GPS technology, such methods have become a thing of the past.One of the first places to take advantage of this innovative seeding technique was Hirsty's Family Fun Park in Norfolk. The process started with the creation of a digital maze plan which was converted into a seed map using software and then fed into the tractor's GPS ..
Thinking of updating your quad bike or UTV? Polaris have just announced that their 0% finance offer will run for the rest of 2018. You can enjoy interest-free finance on new Polaris models such as Sportsman quad bikes, Ranger 4x4 UTVs and the General 1000 EPS.
There are additional offers available, such as a free roof and rear panel when you buy a new Polaris Ranger Diesel. Polaris has one of the widest ranges of accessories available and the 0% finance can include up to £1000 (ex-VAT) on genuine Polaris ATV and UTV accessories. Each new Polaris comes with a two year-warranty and CESAR d..
CR Willcocks are holding a working demo of the Kverneland GEOSPREAD spreader on 22nd March 2018 at a Saltash location (full postcode below), between 10.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m.The demo will give you the opportunity to witness the section control in action, working with variable width and variable rate, along with the auto on/off system in action. Come along and watch first hand the efficiency and effectiveness of this GPS controlled intelligent machine. You can see how it works, have a drive, and Kverneland experts will be available for the duration of the demo to answer any questions you might ha..
Drive Your Productivity & Performance
Make sure 2018 gets off to an efficient start with PRECISION COUNTS, the New Holland Precision Land Management campaign - from 16th January to 31st March 2018 - which is dedicated to the latest innovations in Precision Farming. Take advantage of the opportunity to benefit from cutting edge PLM equipment and customised support, saving you time, fuel and crop inputs all year round.
- Leading Guidance Systems and Correction Signals- Guarantee greater productivity- Variable Rate Application and Section Control- Innovative farm management solutions- Yield..
The American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) has named four of New Holland Agriculture’s most recent technological advancements as recipients of 2018 AE50 awards.