23 January 2018
This year's LAMMA show was on track to be the most successful yet until the weather took a turn for the worse, leading to the suspension of the second day.
The show was scheduled to take place on Wednesday 17th and Thursday 18th January and opened on a crisp and sunny morning.
However, the weather changed dramatically overnight and violent winds battered the site before daybreak of the second morning, leaving event organiser AgriBriefing (previously Briefing Media) no option but to cancel the rest of the show.
18 January 2018We have received a number of questions about the decisions made this morning which regrettably led to the cancellation of Day 2 of LAMMA 2018. As you can understand, our team were faced with a very fluid situation but I hope the following will explain some of the process that was followed.
11 January 2018
This year, we’ve made it even easier to download and use the event app. Here’s 9 great reasons why you should download the LAMMA app to make the most of your time at the show.
10 January 2018
A new series of seminars on farm safety will take place at LAMMA ’18, which returns to the East of England Showground, Peterborough on January 17 and 18, 2018.
The seminars will take place in the Farm Safety Zone, a new area dedicated to help reduce the high number of deaths and injuries on UK farms.
Specialists from leading health and safety consultancy Safety Revolution, which is sponsoring the zone, and contributors from other areas of the agricultural sector will deliver the seminars.
13 December 2017
Farmers looking to invest in new machinery and equipment will be spoilt for choice when the LAMMA show returns to the East of England Showground on 17 and 18 January 2018.
More than 850 exhibitors are expected to attend the event, the UK’s largest machinery show.
Many will be using it to launch new kit into the UK market, providing a unique opportunity for visitors to find, compare and contrast items on their wish list and discuss the relative merits with experts on the stands.
Here’s a pick of some of the latest equipment, big and small, that will be making its debut at LAMMA ’18, to help farmers improve business performance and productivity.
Electricity industry calls for safer working on farms, as over 1,000 overhead power lines incidents are reported over five years17 January 2018The UK’s electricity network operators have joined forces to ensure those working in the agricultural industry understand the dangers of working near power lines, in a bid to reduce the number of incidents that take place each year. Despite potentially fatal consequences, over 85% of people never worry about getting too close to an overhead power line, according to the latest research from Energy Networks Association (ENA).
17 January 2018 Quadzilla QuadsQuadzilla are now offering NFU members discount on the Terrain and Tracker range of ATVs and UTVs. For all eligible members, you can now receive 5% off the road legal 4x4 Terrain quads (with a 2 year parts and labour warranty) and the road legal 4x4 Tracker UTV side-by-side range (with a 12 months parts and labour warranty). Included in the members discount offer is the fantastic Terrain 500 EPS facelift – reviewed by Farmer’s Weekly as “serious competition to the Honda Foreman”. This tough ATV is built to offer impressive performance with the latest generation liquid cooled 495cc fuel injected single cylinder engine this produces an impressive industry leading 39hp. The Tracker 800, which has been used by Lincolnshire Police in the last year to tackle hare-coursing, is available for just £6490.88 ex VAT with the NFU member’s discount. The Tracker is fully homologated for road use and can be driven with a full car licence. It’s generously spec’d with a powerful electric front winch, EPS, black alloy wheels, trailer hook-up, tow hitch – all powered by the latest generation liquid cooled 800cc engine. There are also options available to add a fully enclosed retro-fit cab with heaters for £2750 ex VAT. Unbeatable value with an unbeatable standard spec! As an NFU member, you can call NFU CallFirst on 0370 845 8458 to request your voucher, then just present it to an authorised Quadzilla dealer, who will apply the discount to your vehicle order. Quadzilla recommends contacting your nearest authorised Quadzilla dealer for full details.
BRP (Bombardier Recreational Products), the world leader in the design, manufacturing, distribution and marketing of motorised utility and recreational vehicles, is to become an official all-terrain vehicle (ATV) and side by side vehicle (SSV) partner for the National Farmers Union (NFU) with its Can-Am brand. Announcing the new agreement at this year's LAMMA show, the move is part of BRP’s strategy to forge partnerships with relevant organisations to assist in increasing awareness of the powerful, versatile and reliable Can-Am off-road range.
ONE OFF SHOW SPECIALS !!
Special Offers on stand include:-
- LED Beacons
- LED Strobes
- Work Lamps
- Reverse Alarms
- Plastic Toolboxes
- Plastic Document Holders
VIsit us on stand 668 - Hall 6 for more details..
British sprayer manufacturer Team Sprayers will be exhibiting their reently launched Arian 2 mounted sprayer at the LAMMA show. The new Arian 2 is available with a new 1800L rotationally moulded plastic tank replacing the fibre glass version on the previous model, which had a maximum tank size of 1500L