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John Deere launches new large square balers

John Deere launches new large square balers

16/10/2019

John Deere has added three new models to its range of large square balers, the L624 (70cm high by x 120cm wide), L633 (90 x 80cm) and L634 (90 x 120cm). These will be available for the 2020 season and replace the L1500 Series, while the single tie knotter 1424 and 1424C large square balers are no longer available. The new machines feature ...

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Comfortable power in a compact package

Comfortable power in a compact package

18/09/2019

John Deere has developed a completely new 6M Series tractor range, with higher standards of comfort, performance, manoeuvrability and visibility. These replace the previous 6M, 6MC and 6RC Series and include four new four-cylinder models from 90 to 120hp, featuring a 2.4m wheelbase. This is a more compact 6M Series tractor than John Deere has ...

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Kuhn Tillage Afternoon

Kuhn Tillage Afternoon

26/07/2019

We invite you to join us for the afternoon to see live demonstrations of a range of Kuhn machinery. - 5 furrow plough - Culitmer 3m - Performer 4m - Optimer 5m - Espro Drill 4m Also an Optimer 6m on static display and an Aurock Direct drill. Do visit us to explore the range - we understand it is a busy time of year so feel free to ...

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Combine Training Schools 2019

Combine Training Schools 2019

21/05/2019

You are invited to Combine Training Schools at our Chilbolton branch 1st - 4th July 2019. Sessions will run from 09:00 - 16:00 daily, and will include lunch which will be served from 12:30 - 13:00. All sessions will include insights from the Precision Ag team. Monday 1st - S700 Series combine Tuesday 2nd - T Series combines FT4 (with ...

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GreenMech Launch the EVO 165 Chipper

GreenMech Launch the EVO 165 Chipper

15/05/2019

GreenMech Listened, Worked and Made it Awesome! The long-awaited EVO 165 chipper is launching on the 17th May 2019. Available in diesel or petrol and compliant with Stage V Emissions. With a whole host of new and improved features:  massive torque, aggressive, variable speed horizontal rollers, heavy duty one-piece chassis and flywheel, ...

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Bank Holiday Open Hours

Bank Holiday Open Hours

2/05/2019

We are open the following hours over the bank holiday weekend: Saturday 4th May: Chilbolton, Tilshead, North Warnborough, Isle of Wight: 08:00 - 12:00 on call for the afternoon. Blashford & Sparkford: 08:00 - 13:00 on call for the afternoon. Sunday 5th May: All branches are closed but on call.  Monday 6th May: Chilbolton & ...

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Careers: Parts Employee

Careers: Parts Employee

27/04/2019

We are looking for an enthusiastic parts employee for our North Warnborough branch near Basingstoke. Job Function: Responsible for the selling, receiving and delivery of parts and accessories. In addition, delivers in-store customer service, overall organizational promotional and stocking duties.  Essential Duties: Promotes and ...

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StarFire 6000 Pin Code Protection

StarFire 6000 Pin Code Protection

2/04/2019

John Deere has recently launched pin code protection on StarFire 6000 receivers through the 19.1 software update. New lockable brackets are now also available to deter thieves. Given the rise in thefts of receivers over the last few years, this is an affordable and effective way to protect your investment. Have your StarFire 6000 receiver ...

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John Deere Open to External Software

John Deere Open to External Software

18/03/2019

The connection between machine and field data is becoming increasingly important in modern agriculture. Contractors and farmers are demanding interfaces that allow easier use by different parties, such as agricultural machinery manufacturers, software developers, crop care suppliers, advisors and so on. To enable more open access, John Deere ...

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Spring Into Action Open Days

Spring Into Action Open Days

11/03/2019

Join us for our annual spring launch - we have all the equipment you need whether you have a small garden, a rambling estate or a construction site. Come and have a go on our John Deere Gator track or look at our range of robotic, walk behind and ride on lawn mowers. We stock the full range of Stihl equipment from the smallest domestic ...

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New Horizon Magazine

New Horizon Magazine

7/02/2019

It is we with great pleasure that we launch the "New Horizon" magazines following the recent merger of New Forest Farm Machinery and R.Hunt Ltd. to form Hunt Forest Group. We hope you'll enjoy reading about changes within the company which have been made with the customer experience in mind. There are some great articles about our customers ...

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A CATALOGUE FOR DOING THINGS BETTER

A CATALOGUE FOR DOING THINGS BETTER

4/02/2019

Whether it’s to work smarter, save more, or to make your machines last longer – this year, make some of the changes you’ve been thinking about to improve your business. This catalogue has all you need to make it happen – parts attachments and accessories for making sure you have a great 2019. View the catalogue here

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John Deere wins two silver medals at SIMA

John Deere wins two silver medals at SIMA

16/01/2019

John Deere’s research and development work has been rewarded with two silver medals at the SIMA 2019 show, which will be held in Paris from 24 to 28 February 2019. Machine Dashboard is the latest remote diagnostic tool developed by the company. This dealer tool is part of the John Deere Connected Support initiative, designed to enable a ...

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R.HUNT LTD ARE NOW AN APPROVED KUHN SUPPLIER

R.HUNT LTD ARE NOW AN APPROVED KUHN SUPPLIER

21/11/2018

Following the recent announcement regarding the merger of R. Hunt Ltd with existing KUHN dealer, New Forest Farm Machinery, KUHN UK has the pleasure of appointing the newly created Hunt Forest Group as an approved supplier of its full range of agricultural and amenity equipment. The appointment extends KUHN’s coverage in the South and South ...

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Exciting times for Hunt Forest Group with new expanded turf area

Exciting times for Hunt Forest Group with new expanded turf area

19/10/2018

Exciting times at Hunt Forest Group as we tee off in our new expanded golf and turf area. We are growing, if you are in turf or construction let’s make sure its together. John Deere dealer Winchester Garden Machinery Ltd has decided to relinquish its professional golf & turf business at the end of October 2018, while retaining Deere’s ...

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John Deere introduces new 8600 forager

John Deere introduces new 8600 forager

10/09/2018

Driven by the market demand for more power, more efficiency and more productivity in self-propelled forage harvesters with a transport width of less than 3m, John Deere is introducing an additional model to its current 8000 Series line-up for 2019. Originally launched in 2014as the entry levelwide body SPFH model in the series, the 8600 will ...

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John Deere introduces four new foragers up to 970hp

John Deere introduces four new foragers up to 970hp

10/09/2018

Building on the success of the 8000 Series, John Deere has announced four new self-propelled forage harvester models from 625 to 970hp. The 9000 Series features the latest forage harvesting technology and will provide customers with 10 per cent more productivity while at the same time consuming 10 per cent less fuel, compared to John Deere’s ...

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NEW FOREST FARM MACHINERY AND R.HUNT MERGER

NEW FOREST FARM MACHINERY AND R.HUNT MERGER

31/08/2018

The Hunt and Smales families are very pleased to announce that as of this week an agreement has been reached whereby R Hunt Ltd and New Forest Farm Machinery Ltd will merge to form a new company, Hunt Forest Group. New Forest Farm Machinery is a high performing Agricultural, Professional Turf, Homeowner and Construction dealer trading from 2 ...

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CommandPRO for all 6R Series Tractors

CommandPRO for all 6R Series Tractors

26/08/2018

John Deere’s CommandPRO joystick is now available for all small and mid-range 6R Series tractors. These models also feature the new CommandCentre 4200 display, which provides all six AEF* certified ISObus functions (*Agricultural Industry Electronics Foundation). In addition, all 6R Series models above 130hp now meet Stage V emission ...

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New Tracks and Higher Performance for John Deere Combines

New Tracks and Higher Performance for John Deere Combines

24/08/2018

John Deere is expanding its range of innovative, advanced technology combine harvesters for 2019. In addition to the all-new W330 and W440 compact machines, the W- and T-Series are being updated with higher performance features, and completely new tracks are being introduced, with numerous options and benefits. The next generation of John Deere ...

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Training for success at John Deere

Training for success at John Deere

20/07/2018

A total of 54 young service technicians are being trained in this year’s John Deere Ag Tech, Parts Tech and Turf Tech advanced apprenticeship programmes, run in partnership with national training provider ProVQ – an increase of just over 60 per cent on the previous year’s intake. John Deere has also been listed for the second consecutive ...

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R.Hunt Ltd awarded the Kramer Franchise

R.Hunt Ltd awarded the Kramer Franchise

8/09/2017

As of August 2017 R.Hunt Ltd were awarded the Kramer agricultural franchise for Hampshire, Wiltshire, Berkshire, Surrey and the Isle of Wight. We are now agricultural and construction dealers for Kramer, offering everything from KL series compact wheeled loaders that made Kramer famous in the UK and Europe, up to KT series 5.5 ton 9 metre ...

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Deere & Kramer Form Strategic Alliance

Deere & Kramer Form Strategic Alliance

10/07/2017

John Deere announced last week that it has invested in Kramer-Werke GmbH in order to emphasise the ambition to establish a long-term alliance. Both companies have agreed, subject to antitrust approval, to provide material handling equipment solutions for distribution through the John Deere dealer network under the Kramer trademark. This new ...

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