Yorkshire machinery importer launches Trimble® Implement Steering Solutions

in Precision farming on Jun 03, 2015 .

An East Yorkshire farm machinery supplier has consolidated its position as a specialist in implement steer technology with the addition of a range of Trimble® implement steering systems to its portfolio.

Market Weighton based Manterra Ltd. is also reinforcing its progressive approach to combinable and vegetable crop management by developing a new disc steer system that is fully integrated with the Trimble TrueTracker implement steering system.

Manterra founder, farmer and agronomist Andrew Manfield said: “We’re very proud to be working alongside SoilEssentials Ltd. to supply Trimble Agriculture products and to provide the best possible sales, service and support for UK agriculture.

“Trimble TrueTracker implement steering solution is used worldwide to offer high levels of accuracy and repeatability in machine positioning. The Manterra disc steering solution has been designed specifically for European conditions.  Its strength and adaptability opens up a whole host of opportunities for innovative and effective crop management.”

The new Manterra Disc Steering System will be available exclusively from the Trimble sales network throughout Europe.

In addition to selling and supporting Trimble’s precision agriculture solutions, Andrew Manfield uses them in his farming business and in his role as a key technology supplier and agronomic adviser to Stockbridge Technology Centre (STC).”

Manterra was established by farmer and agronomist, Andrew Manfield in 2011 and has its foundations in a farming business that was established at the beginning of the last century. It also imports farm machinery from leading global companies like Unia Group and Duport.

Trimble is a provider of advanced location-based solutions that maximize productivity and enhance profitability. It employs thousands of people in its 35 worldwide offices. Trimble products are used in over 150 countries around the world.

SoilEssentials Ltd is one of the leading precision agriculture companies in the UK, the authorised Trimble Dealers for Northern UK and also offer a portfolio of complementary products of their own - supplying signals, services and equipment to the farming community.

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