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In 2014 the Bednar Company – manufacturer of agricultural equipment in the Czech republic. Together with Megatron EAD presented to the Bulgarian market of agricultural machinery, its latest generation of light short disc harrow machine. The swifter disc xo-f model.
A national showcase tour of New Holland combines, tractors and balers will let farmers get to grips with the latest New Holland harvest technology. But that's not it. Bednar's UK importer Knight Farm Machinery supplied SwifterDisc XE 10000 and Fenix FO 4000 cultivators to be pulled behind the tractors for big CNH dealer G & J Peck Limited, which is also Bednar dealer in the area.
Successful demonstration took place in a 7000 acre farm in Norfolk, predominantly cereals and oil seed rape. The farm has introduced controlled traffic and are basing it around 10m so they have a 10m drill, a 6m deep cultivator which that has been cut back to 5m and is taking delivery of a 30m self-propelled sprayer shortly.
During the largest Polish AGROSHOW exhibition, new BEDNAR machines were showcased. ‘We brought machines to Agroshow which could be of particular interest to the Polish market, especially the Fenix FO_L ploughshare cultivator fitted with a new type of horizontal securing and the Omega seed drill,’ says David Ryčl (BEDNAR’s Head of Trade). In addition to these two new machines, the Atlas HO heavy disc cultivator was also showcased in Poland for the first time.
This was the first time BEDNAR FMT has attended the AGROTECHNIEK HOLLAND field day exhibition at Biddinghuizen. This event was held between the 10th and 13th of september. This year over 60,000 visitors attended and on each day of the exhibition a live demonstration took place, where BEDNAR FMT showed three of its great machines.
Significant interest at AgQuip in seeing the Swifter Disc XE 10 000 operate in Australian conditions, pressed FarmTech and BEDNAR to organize a demonstration at nearby Gunnendah on a local farm. The local conditions would show how the innovations from Europe would work on an Australian farm.
At the end of August 2014 the largest agricultural fair in Bulgaria was held. The BATA AGRO fair is traditionally held in the town of Stara Zagora.
The start of the Australian spring has long been associated with the AG QUIP field day, near Gunnendah, New South Wales. This event is the largest field day of agricultural equipment in Australia. This year 3,000 companies and over 100,000 visitors attended the show, making it one of the largest of its kind in the world. BEDNAR FMT displayed two of machines at AG QUIP in association with its Australian machinery importer Farmtech.