Big Bale Co (South) Transtacker bale chaser: Bale collection stacks up

The latest version of Big Bale Co (South)’s Transtacker automates the collection and unloading process and has also cut cycle times. We take a look at it in the field and get a preview of another new development from the baling specialists

by Jane Carley

Straw endures as a valuable commodity but getting bales off the land economically and with minimal impact on the ground is key to maximising its value for farmer, contractor and merchant alike. There are a number of collection and transport systems on the market and baling specialist Big Bale Co (South) has continued to develop its range since purchasing the design for the Walton bale chaser in 2009, branding it the Transtacker.