All set for a UK market invasion

Collings, Andy
May 2002
Farmers Weekly;5/3/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 18, p82
Trade Publication
Presents information on some mini-till machineries. Catros cultivators; Centaur cultivators; Amazone's Cirrus drill.


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