Kit compatibility is key to efficient silage operation

Collings, Andy
March 2007
Farmers Weekly;3/2/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 9, Special Section p6
Trade Publication
An interview with Daniel Harding, silage contractor at Somerset, England-based Alvis Contracting, about the importance of kit compatibility to his silage operation is presented. According to him, the company can produce 5000 acres of clamped grass silage and 3000 bales of haylage and hay bales. He says that the slower operating speed of his Kuhn GF 10 601 tedder is gentle to his crops. Harding points out that tedder should be much stronger because some grass field have a hard surface for large tedder.


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