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LIMITER Edition: 100 years - 100 % discount

100 years of AMAZONE fertilising technology

Purchase a new ZA-X, ZA-M, ZA-V or ZA-TS fertiliser spreader from 1st October to 1st December and get 100  % discount off the price of a hydraulically-actuated Limiter border spreading device or off the additional price of the AutoTS system. That’s right, they come for free!

3 Silver Medal awards for Amazone at Agritechnica 2017

Horizontal boom movement is curtailed by the SwingStop system

In the run-up to the up-coming Agritechnica 2017, Amazone can announce its first success with the neutral expert committee, appointed by the German Agricultural Society (DLG), rewarding three of the Amazone innovations with their prestigious Silver medal awards.

Further 3C Demo Tour dates announced

A host of kit will be working in the field at R.W.Crawford's 3C Demo Tour dates

Following on from the success of the last couple of months, two more 3C Demo Tour dates have been announced now down in the South East.

Amazone debut the Cataya drill combi at Tillage-Live

The Cataya gravity drill combi offers the ultimate in hi-tech seed drilling

Tillage-Live, this year being held on Thursday 14th September at Wickenby Aerodrome, Wickenby, Lincolnshire, LN3 5AX, will see Amazone showing off the new Cataya gravity drill combination for the first time. Tillage-Live starts at 8am and runs through until 3pm.

Looking for a new career as a Territory After Sales Engineer?

Looking for a role as a Territory After Sales Engineer?

We have an exciting opportunity for a professional agricultural engineer to join us for a new role in the West & West Midlands.

AMAZONE 2017 3C Demo Tour dates announced

Come and see the new cultivation and drilling kit in action on the 3C Demo Tour

AMAZONE announce 6 dates for their 3C Demo Tour, starting in the Home Counties, then moving up country through Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Shropshire and Cheshire to finish up back in the South-West. Why not find a few minutes to see the new drills and cultivators in action.

Pantera goes hill climbing

Pantera+ can tackle slopes of up to 25% steeper than the standard machine

For applications where a particularly steep climbing ability is required, Amazone now offers its Pantera self-propelled crop protection sprayer in the Pantera+ version.

New XTender-T distribution hopper announced

The trailed XTender-T tank joins the XTender range

New is the XTender-T, a flexible-application, trailed distribution hopper running on a single axle. The XTender-T has been developed for farms looking to simultaneously apply fertiliser and/or seed in combination with the soil tillage operation via a cultivator or compact disc harrow.

Building work commences at Orchard Farm

The new Active Centre will be able to host seminars, training and machinery exhibitions

Amazone's new, state of the art distribution, training, research and education centre, Orchard Farm, represents an investment of around £4 million in support of British agriculture. The new purpose-built facility will include around 12 ha of demonstration areas, trial plots and commercial cropping.

Countdown to Cereals, now just 5 days to go

The Cayros plough range will be on Stand 2 at Cereals next week

This year sees Cereals returning to Boothby Graffoe, Lincolnshire and, as usual, the show for Amazone will be used as a major launch pad for a wide range of new kit. The Amazone stand can be found as normal in the corner of the Sprays & Sprayer arena, this year it seems to be Stand 2!

Chance of winning a Bfs FlowCheck on Stand 2 at Cereals 2017

The Bfs FlowCheck makes calibrating an Amazone sprayer a straight forward operatiom

Why not pop by the AMAZONE stand, which is next to the Sprays & Sprayers ring, at Cereals 2017 and enter our free prize draw with a chance of winning a Billericay Farm Services FlowCheck worth £39.99.

AMAZONE Ltd strengthen service support team

Oliver Watson & Chris Wilson pictured here with the new Tier IV Pantera during their factory training

Due to the continuing expansion of the business, the appointment of Chris Wilson and Oliver Watson will add to the level of customer support on offer via its service team, both in the field and within its in-house product support.

Free extended warranty on all Groundkeeper & Profihopper

Easy servicing is a feature of all Amazone Groundcare mower/collectors

For a limited period only, so make the most of this very special offer which is available on all new Amazone Groundcare mower/collectors.

A day at the races for Groundkeeper & Profihopper

Post-meeting the Profihopper strips off the matted grass and rubbish ready for reseeding

The going can be can good to soft under a high-heeled shoe with not just the four feet on a horse taking its toll on a race course, however, but also the two-legged variety having just as devastating effect on the plush grassed areas at York!

20 million € paint facility opens in Altmoorhausen

2.3km of track guide up to 750,000 m² of painted surface area per year around the new facility.

On 7th April, 2017 Amazone opened the new KTL paint facility in the Hude-Altmoorhausen factory. The plant is one of the most up to date painting facilities in the agricultural industry and has been designed to be able to paint up to 750,000 m² of surface area per year.

C-Mix Clip makes life easier for tine changing

C-Mix Clip; the new simple, quick tine change system for Cenius mulch cultivators

Cenius mulch cultivators now come, in addition to the already well-proven C-Mix shares, with the option of the new C-Mix Clip quick change system that enables an even more comfortable and cost-effective share change.

Amazone Group reports increase in turnover for 2016

A positive outlook for 2017 from Amazone directors, Christian & Dr. Justus Dreyer

For the 2016 financial year, the Amazone Group achieved a turnover of 406 million Euros. In comparison with the previous year, at 402 million Euros, it means that the turnover was thus slightly higher.

Pantera self-propelled sprayers go greener in 2017

Upgrades all round for the 2017 model year Pantera self-propelleds

Tier IV final emission standards plus a host of technical and comfort improvements characterise the 2017 year model Pantera sprayers. LAMMA 2017 at Peterborough will offer end users the chance to see all these exciting changes in the flesh

Amazone Group invests in new Test Centre at their Gaste headquarters

Amazone's new Test Centre will cater for the development of sprayers and spreaders

At the Hasbergen-Gaste factory, Amazonen-Werke has invested about 2 million Euros in buildings and equipment for a new Test Centre.This new building significantly expands the capacity for research and development at this site which specialises in sprayers and spreaders.

Cayros ploughs to make their UK debut at LAMMA 2017

The Cayros plough range extends from 3 to 6 furrows and from 120 hp to 380 hp

Following the takeover of Vogel & Noot, LAMMA 2017 in January will see the new 5 model Cayros plough range shown alongside the existing Cayron models on its stand R32 at Peterborough.

New electronic controls for E+S salt spreaders

EasySet E+S offers in-cab control of rate and spread width

The new EasySetE+S in-cab terminal offers convenient operation of the E+S winter spreader with its push-button control of the spreader's application rate and spreading width making for optimum use of the spread material.

DynamicSpread update for ZA-TS SectionControl means up to 128 sections

Up to 128 sections can be controlled via the new DynamicSpread SectionControl software

Designed for users wishing to spread even more precisely in wedge-shaped fields, in short work or around obstacles, AMAZONE has developed an innovative new DynamicSpread dynamic part-width Section Control for the ZA-TS Hydro mounted and the ZG-TS Hydro trailed spreaders.

Amazone purchases Vogel & Noot plough production

Vogel & Noot's plough production is located close to the Austro-Hungarian border

The Amazone Group has purchased the plough production facility of the company Vogel & Noot based in Mosonmagyaróvár, Hungary.

Looking forwards to the next 50 years of power harrow drill combinations

From 1966 to 2016: the appeal of the AMAZONE drill combination is never-ending

The undiminishing appeal of the power harrow / drill combination has now lasted for 50 years and, to mark the half-centenary of Amazone’s inaugural ‘combi’, a new reprint looks back at the history and gets feedback from users who have enjoyed farming success with the system.

Hydraulic slide offset for rigid Catros compact disc harrows

Comfort levels are increased by the in-cab adjustment option of the disc gang offset on rigid Catros compact disc harrows

To simplify yet further the setting of the disc offset on the Catros/Catros+ 3001 and 3501 non-folding compact disc harrows, Amazone now also offers the option of a hydraulic actuation for this slide system.

Argus Twin receives prestigious award at Great Yorkshire Show

Mrs. J. Penty presents Geoff Brown of Ripon Farm Services with the prestigious rose bowl as Trevor Brocklesby of Amazone Ltd looks on

The 2016 White Rose What's Next trophy is presented to the AMAZONE ZA-TS fertiliser spreader with Argus Twin at this year's Harrogate event.

Enjoy 20% off the price of a GBK overseeder combination

Overseeding or reseeding witrh the Amazone GBK landscape combination

Since 1996 Amazone seeding combinations have been impressing groundsmen with their curtain distribution of grass seed over the full working width. Make the most out of our special 20th Anniversary discounts on Amazone GBK combinations.

Amatechnica attracts 6000 visitors from around the globe

Over 30 machines took place in the Amatechnica 'drive past'

With machines galore, girl bands and a bit of archery thrown in, more than 100 British farmers made the trek across to Amazone's Gaste headquarters to enjoy the razzmatazz of Amatechnica 2016

Come along to Amatechnical 2016

See all the kit working in the field at Amatechnical 2016

Thursday 26th May 2016 - make it a date at Orchard Farm, Hurst Lane, Auckley, DN9 3NW for Amatechnical 2016. See all the new kit in action plus much more.

Hand in Hand with Amazone

50 years of Amazone drill combinations are celebrated with the Hand in Hand offer

Save £'s off the price of a new power harrow, packer roller drill combination by going Hand in Hand with AMAZONE 

Showcasing yet more new kit at Cereals 2016

Amazone will be on Stand 4 at Cereals 2016

At Cereals 2016, we will be in our usual spot right beside the Sprays & Sprayers ring and with new ploughs, drills and cultivators, as well as upgrades to the spreaders and sprayers to see, there will be plenty to talk about. Come and find us on Stand 4.

Groundkeeper irons out the creases at Garstang Cricket Club

The Amazone Groundkeeper does what it does best: collects anything and everthing put in front of it

During the heavy rain that followed in the wake of Storm Desmond in December last year, Garstang Cricket Club experienced severe flooding. Philip Dixon Contractors Ltd's Groundkeeper came to the rescue helping to get the pitches ready for the new season. 

New 30m boom for UF mounted sprayers

The UF mounted sprayer now comes a 30 m boom width

The Amazone UF mounted sprayer range has been expanded to include a new Super-S2 boom in a 30 m boom width.

Amazone opens new Training, Education and R & D facility

Amazone's new Training and R&D Centre at Auckley, Doncaster is unveiled by Steve Clark and Simon Brown

Following years of substantial growth, the investment in their new Training, Education and R & D Centre at Auckley, near Doncaster, underlines Amazone's continuing commitment to British agriculture.

Richard goes back to his Wroots

Richard Wroot takes over as northern territory manager for Amazone Groundcare

As the successor to Joe Weston, Amazone Groundcare have promoted internally Richard Wroot as the new Groundcare territory manager for Northern England and Scotland. We wish Richard every success in his new career.

All sprayer booms enjoy the benefits of DistanceControl plus

Perfect boom contour following means that your cocktail is shaken but not stirred

DistanceControl plus, which features now two sensors on each boom half, ensures a perfect boom guidance without any input from the driver - even in those typical, patchy crops of beans or oil seed rape.

£500 per row EarlyBird bonus on ED maize drills

All ED and EDX maize drills qualify for an extra £500 per row discount in January 2016

As a LAMMA Show Special, there is a £500 per row bonus off the price of any ED or EDX maize drill purchased before 29th January 2016. Get hold of your dealer now to make certain of this exceptional deal.

Finger-tip control as the E+S salt spreader goes electric

The EasySet terminal offers simplified control of the E+S winter salt spreader

Utilising the new EasySet in-cab operator terminal, all the spreading functions of the E+S salt spreader can be carried out from the tractor seat

LAMMA 2016 heralds the start of the New Year

LAMMA 2016 will see Amazone drills go ISOBUS

With a host of new products coming to the market in 2016, LAMMA 2016, running from 20th-21st January, provides the ideal launch pad for the monster Catros 12003-2TS compact disc harrow, the AD-P Super ISOBUS drill combination as well as the 3rd generation ED precision drills.

What's new on the stand at Agritechnica?

The new Catros 12003-2TS can be seen in Hall 9, Stand G14

There is now just a few days to go until the biennial Agritechnica Show in Hannover; with 30 new bits of kit to show you then Hall 9, Stand G14 is where it is all happening

New E+S salt spreader to make IOG Saltex 2015 debut

Finger tip control of the new E+S via the EasySet box

A new hopper design, more efficient agitation and improved operator comfort via the EasySet in-cab controller are the features behind the new E+S salt spreaders coming to a Saltex Show soon

3 silver medals awarded for Agritechnica innovations

Site-specific weed control is made possible by the new AmaSpot sensor nozzle system

Amazone awarded 3 silver medals at Agritechnica 2015 for its AmaSpot sensor nozzle system, EasyCheck smartphome App for simplified spread pattern calibration and GPS-Switch with AutoPoint for user-friendly switch point calculation on pneumatic seed drills

Matrix tyre profile branches out onto cultivators

The new KW650 Matrix roller offers improved reconsolidation and better carrying ability

The new KW 650 Matrix roller, with its improved self-drive effect and reduced pulling power requirement, can be specified on Catros, Certos and Cenius cultivators.

Tickhill trials results published for 2015

Claire winter wheat from Amazone's trial plots comes up the combine header

With a break in the weather lasting just long enough to grab the crop, this year's Tickhill field trials went under the NIAB combine with some interesting results from the precision drilled plot.

ECO Special trailed sprayer offer extended

The Amazone UX 3200 Special sprayer is available at a very special £29,950 nett price on farm

The very special offer of £29,950 nett on-farm for the UX 3200 ECO Special has now been extended until September 16th 2015. Make hay while the suns shines.

Royal Welsh Show now just round the corner

QuickSet spreading vanes and Limiter+ improve accuracy and convenience on the all-new ZA-V spreaders

With the Cirrus drill on the stand, we are hoping for Cirrus clouds in the sky, as the show season moves on to Builth Wells

ProfiClick brings sprayer control to the fingertips

Amazone sprayers can now be fitted with the cost-effective ProfiClick system

The new ProfiClick switch box brings the benefits of electro-hydraulic boom and steering functionality yet without the expense of going to full-blown ISOBUS control

See us at the Royal Highland Show this week

Amazone will launch the AD-P Special drill combi at Royal Highland Show

Ingliston, as always, hosts the Royal Highland Show for 2015 where the ZA-V will be amongst a plethora of new kit on display

In the fast lane with the new ZA-V

At home on the road or in the field, the new ZA-V twin-disc fertiliser spreaders are designed with output in mind

Supplementing the existing product range, the new ZA-V spreader range brings ISOBUS technology, along with impressive border spreading credentials, to the 36m wide spreading class

Crop Conference 3 - the season starts next week at Lackham

Amazone to hold their third year of Intelligent Crop Production conferences

Book now for one of this year’s three Intelligent Crop Production Conferences. With some exciting key-note speakers to catch up with as well as trial plot visits and some new kit to show you on the day, it will be time well spent.

Cracker-Disc roller added to power harrow drill combination options

The new Cracker-Disc roller for Amazone rotary harrows and rotary cultivators

Amazone now offers the new Cracker-Disc roller as an option for its KE rotary harrows and KX, KG rotary cultivators in working widths of 3 m, 3.5 m and 4 m, when either used as a solo machine, or in combination with an AD and D9 conventional or AD-P Special pneumatic seed drill.

Cereals 2015 looms large

See the new Amazone kit at Cereals 2015

Back at Boothby Graffoe for 2015, Cereals 2015 will see Amazone launch their key new medium-sized fertiliser spreader range amongst many other innovations

Hydraulic top link increases flexibility

The new hydraulic top link increases the flexibility of the AD power harrow/drill combinations

In order to be able to pre-work some areas of the field before drilling, the popular AD conventional drill combinations now feature an optional hydraulic top link

Joe Weston retires from Amazone Groundcare

Tim Lane of T.H. Whites Grasscare thanks Joe for his support with Amazone Groundcare

After 16 years of heading up Amazone Groundcare, Joe Weston has decided to hang up his SmartCut rotor and take up retirement.

Out with the Old and in with the New

Looking for Britain's oldest working Groundkeeper flail collector

We are looking for Britain's oldest working Groundkeeper and the prize is a brand new 'like for like' replacement so get in touch with your example now.

Certos - the compact disc harrow with attitude

Compact discs don't come any more aggressive than the new trailed Certos

With its 660 mm serrated discs and weighing in at over a tonne per metre, the new Certos heavy compact disc harrow is a machine that is built to penerate and mix

SIMA Show 2015 - a warm welcome awaits in Hall 5

Amazone will be showing fertiliser spreaders, sprayers, seed drills and cultivators at SIMA 2015

SIMA throws open its doors on Sunday and with 25 'Innovations' on the Amazone stand, Hall 5 is the place to make straight for.

The second best year in the company's history

Amazone Group directors, Herr Christian & Dr. Justus Dreyer

Despite the downturn in world commodity prices, the Amazone group last year recorded their second best year on record at €468 million turnover.

The new UX ECO Special means more for less

The Amazone UX 3200 ECOSpecial trailed sprayer comes in at just £29,950 nett on farm

Buy a new Amazone UX 3200 ECOSpecial 24m trailed sprayer for just £29,950 nett on farm; and it even comes with a tracking axle!

Happy 21st to the Super-S boom

The first Amazone vertical folding sprayer booms in 1980

When introduced back in 1994, Amazone’s Super-S boom dramatically altered sprayer design and although this year marks its 21st Anniversary, the ingenuity is still as young and unrivalled now as it was then.

Start the New Year with LAMMA 2015

See the new ZA-TS 2000 Super fertiliser spreader at LAMMA 2015

Hall 5 for Groundcare and Stand R33 for Agricultural are the places to be at Peterborough in January

750,000 ZA's went to spread.....

Through the ages: the ZA fertiliser spreader over the generations

...went to spread a meadow. Since its appearance in 1958 there has now been three-quarters of a million twin disc spreaders produced

The ZA-TS range now starts at 1700 litre hopper capacity

The new ZA-TS Super fertiliser spreader now starts with a hopper capacity of just 1700 litres

The new ZA-TS Super is now available in hopper sizes from 1700 litres up to 3200 litres and spreading widths up to 36 metres

Cayron takes gold

Cayron takes gold

All good things must come to an end they say and this was certainly the case with the weather at the 64th British National Ploughing Championships held this year at Wootton St. Lawrence.

Going up in the world with the Pantera 4502-H

Pantera 4502-H

If it is crop clearance you are looking for, then the new Pantera 4502-H tops the bill

2,550 acres sprayed in just 24 hours

A new world-record of 1,032 hectares in a day proved to be no problem for an Amazone UX11200 trailed sprayer

Condor spotted in full flight

Condor spotted in full flight

Against the backdrop of the castle, winter wheat goes in with the Condor at Belvoir Fruit Farms, Leicestershire

Amazone Groundcare sponsor the apse service awards 2014

Amazone Groundcare sponsor the apse service awards 2014

The Nottingham Ice Arena plays host to the 2014 apse Annual Seminar and Awards presentations

Tillage-Live 2014 at Down Ampney

Tillage-Live 2014 at Down Ampney

September 10th sees Tillage-Live 2014 taking place at Down Ampney. The new Cenius cultivator, Cayron plough and Cirrus grain and fert cultivator drill will be in the field

Windsor Racecourse is where its all happening

Windsor Racecourse is where its all happening

IOG Saltex is the ideal one shop window for grass care kit; Amazone Groundcare cordially invite you to come and see what’s new on Stand A25

All is safely gathered in........

All is safely gathered in........

The latest results in five years of trials, this season in Oil Seed Rape, went under the combine at Amazone's Tickhill site

Inaugural Amazone Cup awarded to Kristofer Suckling

Inaugural Amazone Cup awarded to Kristofer Suckling

Kris wins the Amazone Cup for the Best All Round Student, Level 3 Diploma in Farm Mechanisation Year 1

SmartCut comes to Builth Wells

SmartCut comes to Builth Wells

King’s Troop of the Royal Horse Artillery will get the Royal Welsh Show off to a bang next week and Amazone have lots of new kit galore on offer there; stand G459 is the place to meet.

The sun shines down on Cereals 2014

The sun shines down on Cereals 2014

After a few catchy weeks’ weather the sun came out with a vengeance at Chrishall Grange in time for Cereals 2014.

TwinTerminal 3.0 for the Cirrus 03 seed drills

TwinTerminal 3.0 for the Cirrus 03 seed drills

The TwinTerminal 3.0 enables the driver to actuate and to enter the data for the calibration procedure directly on the machine.

100 years ago - the 50,000th Amazone celebrated

Das Gruppenbild mit den Fabrikangestellten und Arbeitern anlässlich der 50.000sten „Amazone“.

On 16th July the centenary of the production of the 50,000th "Amazone" grain cleaning and sorting machine was celebrated. The programme of events started at 4 o'clock in the afternoon.

The new Cenius TX- cultivators in the Amazone programme

The new Cenius TX- cultivators in the Amazone programme

With the Cenius 5003-2TX and 4003-2TX in 5 and 4 m working width Amazonen-Werke, with immediate effect, offers two new universal cultivators

Optimum furrow widening using the AMAZONE X-Blade

Optimum furrow widening using the AMAZONE X-Blade

The new X-Blade widening share for the C-Blade universal body U40 mounted to the Cayron reversible plough is a specific mouldboard extension mounted on the last plough body and creates, on average, a 30 % wider furrow bottom.

5,500 specialist visitors come to Amatechnica 2014

5,500 specialist visitors come to Amatechnica 2014

Amatechnica 2014, held on 22nd May 2014 at Amazone in Hasbergen-Gaste, was again well attended. On the 12 hectare exhibition site, a varied programme was presented to the visitors.