Massey 8s




Anyone tried one? Thoughts?

Not driven one but had a look at one. Looks nice to be honest and better finished, more in line with Fendt. I can understand why we have read about AGCO dealers splitting up to promote single brands rather than all of AGCO's offering. However with it the prices have been pushed up. Nothing in writing but the sales person was suggesting the gap between MF and Fendt prices would be not a lot.


Arable Farmer
There may well be one or two at Stoneleigh but who can travel to see them?
I was doing some land drainage work last week. next to Massey Ferguson training at Stoneleigh last week and one was floating around they must’ve been test driving up and down the road just too far to take some pictures but it was definitely different.
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I’ve got a price on a 8s 265.......bit more than I’d like but is anything going to come down in the next few years?


I was told recently by an employee of a dealership in the south of the UK that they were expecting some to arrive by the end of November


Livestock Farmer
Co antrim
Has anyone seen the replacement for the 5700 series yet? Perhaps 5S range?
Theyd needa be better than the 5700. Theres not many of them locally but what iv been hearin there givin a heap of trouble. Was in jd dealer today and seen 1 of them sittin that belonged to a local. Said tractor had been in dealers over 20 times with big problems and it hadnt a hard life or many hours
Are the prices in Profi list or approx on farm?

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HSENI names new farm safety champions

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Written by William Kellett from Agriland

The Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI) alongside the Farm Safety Partnership (FSP), has named new farm safety champions and commended the outstanding work on farm safety that has been carried out in the farming community in the last 20 years.

Two of these champions are Malcom Downey, retired principal inspector for the Agri/Food team in HSENI and Harry Sinclair, current chair of the Farm Safety Partnership and former president of the Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU).

Improving farm safety is the key aim of HSENI’s and the FSP’s work and...