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3:10pm Friday 26th April 2013
4:00pm Saturday 28th July 2012
Critical to any tractor purchase is the initial assessment. Start with its history, many tractors record the hours worked. Do they tally with its appearance? Is the clutch pedal worn? Does the machine look cared for? Are there signs the tractor is going to need repair or has been repaired – haphazard and sloppy repairs generally mean the previous owner did not look after the machine. Faded paintwork, perished rubber or cracked plastic fittings often indicate that the tractor was kept outside for its working life.
2:50pm Sunday 1st July 2012
From vintage tractors,smallholder tools, farm implements, steam engines, classic cars, lorries and fire engines – the amazing display of exhibits has already earned a reputation as one of the best of its kinds in the country.
11:40am Sunday 1st July 2012
John Deere highlighted its award-winning engineering apprenticeship programme at Cereals 2012 with the publication of a new training prospectus, as part of the event’s aim to promote training and careers in farming.
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