Farming Magazine - May, 2012

COLUMNS

Haymaking Products II

Balers, Wagons, Wrappers & Accessories

Balers

Case IH

The Case IH RB 564 Baler handles varying field conditions and can build custom-size round bales. Its pick-ups are wider than the bale chamber for higher efficiency.

www.caseih.com

CLAAS of America

Offering both round and square balers, and introducing the new Quadrant 3300, a 35.5-inch-by-48-inch square baler for silage, dry hay or straw.

www.claas.com

John Deere

John Deere 8 Series Round Balers feature DiamondTough belts, BaleTrak Pro monitor-controller, MegaTough Teeth and standard double-twine arms.

www.deere.com

Krone North America

Fortima Round Balers feature camless pick-up, an updated chain elevator system, and two models for two bale sizes with optional MultiCut cutting system.

www.krone-northamerica.com

New Holland

BC5000 Series Square Balers are available in four models, all of which feature the Super-Sweep pick-up system from 65-inch width to 75-inch width.

www.newholland.com/ag


Wagons

Farmco Mfg.

The new Model BC24HD bale hauler handles both round and square bales, is 24 feet long and 9 feet wide. Each cross piece has pockets for tie down straps.

www.farmcomfg.net

Dodge Lane Farm

The 8-by-18-foot bale wagon has an 8-ton gear, adjustable tongue, steel sides and an oak floor. All-steel construction option and other sizes available.

860-564-2905

DR Power Equipment

The new DR Versa-Trailer utility trailer for ATVs, UTVs and compact tractors can haul up to 2,000 pounds and offers a pivoting boom-lift.

www.drpower.com

H&S Mfg.

H&S Steel Frame Bale Throw Racks feature a spring-loaded, self-supporting front gate and are available in either 9-foot-by-16-foot or 9-foot-by-18-foot sizes.

www.hsmfgco.com

Horst Loader Attachments

Horst Wagons are equipped with tapered roller bearings on kingpins and range in sizes from 8 to 24 tons. Optional spring-cushioned tongue available on all models.

www.horstwelding.com/wagons.php

John BM Mfg., Inc.

Farm Boss custom bale wagons feature 8.5 and 9-foot standard widths with removable front and back endgates and optional extended rear hitch and more.

www.johnbmmfg.com

MK Martin

The Forage King Hay Basket is a small hay bale accumulator that features full-width rear opening, caster-type front wheels and a 95 to 100-bale capacity.

www.mkmartin.ca

New Holland

New Holland's new H9800 Series self-propelled automatic bale wagons are available in two and three-bale-wide models and powered by New Holland engines.

www.newholland.com/ag


Wrappers

Ag Nation Products

Ag Wrap Bale Wrappers with three-point hitch for tractors or wheel kit for small skid steers or tractors picks up bale, wraps it, cuts plastic and unloads.

www.agnation.com

CLAAS of America

The CLAAS UNIWRAP wrapper unit for its line of balers covers the bale with six layers of stretch film in just 35 seconds with twin 29.5-inch wrapping arms.

www.claas.com

Anderson Group

Anderson's tandem trailer pull-type 780SB Hybrid Wrapper is fully automatic for round and square bales, featuring hydraulic automated plastic cutting system.

www.grpanderson.com

ELHO

The ELHO Softliner features cable-controlled loading, unloading and wrapping, as well as an in-cab Flex Counter to control the number of satellite turns.

www.elho.fi/In_english/Home.html

H&S Mfg.

The H&S Linewrap wraps round bales from 4 to 6 feet in diameter, large square bales up to 6 feet 6 inches lengthwise or 5 feet crosswise on the riser.

www.hsmfgco.com

McHale

McHale manufactures a range of square and round bale wrappers, including the 991BC Round Bale Wrapper and 995TSR Square Bale Wrapper.

www.mchale.net

Tigerco Distributing Co.

The Reese Agri Heli-Wrapper inline continuous bale wrapper utilizes the tractor's three-point hitch linkage and handles up to 90 bales per hour.

www.tigercoinc.com

Tubeline Mfg.

The 5500A X2's automatic wrapping cycle allows for single-person operation and handles both round and square bales. Options include hydraulic drive and quick-start jack and twin-wrap kit.

www.cummingsandbricker.com


Accessories

Bio-Vet, Inc.

FermenAider silage inoculants has been reformulated and is offered in three application rates: 100,000; 200,000; and 400,000 Colony Forming Units per gram.

www.bio-vet.com

Horst Loader Attachments

The Double Prong Bale Spear features Kverneland tines at 30-inch spacing for both round and square bales. Available with 32, 39 or 49-inch tines.

www.horstwelding.com

John Deere

The new Advanced Baler-Mounted Hay Moisture Tester features multi-sensor technology for readings in 0.1 percent increments, large illuminated LCD and more.

www.deere.com

Kuhns Mfg. LLC

The Accumulator can handle bales from 32 to 44 inches long with no adjustments. Fully automatic and requiring no wires or hydraulics.

www.kuhnsmfg.com

Maxilator

The Accumagrapple Elite gathers, lifts, loads and offloads hay. The Elite unit can quickly move the packing arm from one side to the other by the removal of one pin.

www.maxilator.com/pages/ACCUMA GRAPPLE.html

Snowco

Bale elevators featuring square tube construction. The basic 16-foot unit is sectional to allow for greater lengths as needed within bale handling systems.

www.jswoodhouse.com

WIFO Farm Equipment Ltd.

The WBG round bale grabbers from WIFO Farm Equipment is designed to fit most standard front- end loaders and adapts to most quick-tach brackets and plates.

www.cummingsandbricker.com