TITLE

World's biggest forage harvester

AUTHOR(S)
Fone, Nick
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;10/28/2005, Vol. 143 Issue 18, p71
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on the introduction of the self-propelled Big X 1000 forage harvester by Krone. The harvester is fitted with two V6 Daimler-Chrysler engines delivering a maximum of 980hp. Prototypes of the machine are already working with 14-row maize headers in California in 2005. Krone will add smaller 500hp and 650hp harvesters to its line up.
ACCESSION #
18851707

Tags: HARVESTING machinery;  AGRICULTURAL equipment;  FORAGE plants -- Harvesting -- Machinery;  KRONE Inc.

 

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