Kuhn Farm Machinery is holding a series of bale wrapping workshops, demonstrations and best practice clinics to help farmers improve the quality of, and get the most from, their baled forage.Co-hosted by Kuhn main dealers and film manufacturing partner BPI Agriculture, the events are being held at six venues across the UK in May and June.
The workshops will outline the latest film wrapping products and bale wrapping techniques, provide some key tips and outline some of the pitfalls. The demonstration events will give attendees the opportunity to learn more about two of the company’s baler wrapper combination machines - the twin satellite FBP 3135 BalePack and the i-BIO+. There will also be information about the importance of making sure crops are cut at the correct growth stage, assessing dry matter prior to baling, handling and storing film rolls correctly to avoid damage, machinery maintenance and correct calibration of the wrapper.
The six venues are: M-Trac Cymru, Gaerwen Auction Centre, Anglesey on May 1 (promotional event), Brodyr Evans Bros., Cefnmadws, Llanrhystud, Ceredigion on May 3 (Film binding & FBP demonstration), Grassland UK, The Showground, Shepton Mallett, Somerset on May 10 (best practice clinic), Royal Welsh Grassland Event, Four Crosses, Powys on May 16 (best practice clinic), Ravenhill, Scotland (venue TBC) from June 5-6 (open evening June 5 and working demonstration June 6), ending with an open evening at Bryson Tractors, Caldwellside, Lanarkshire on June 7.