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Agricultural Contracting

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Agricultural Contracting

A R Richards Ltd – Agricultural Division is based at The Hollies Yard, Norton in Hales and is the longest running part of the business.

We have a team of experienced and dedicated staff who are able to carry out a wide range of Agricultural work. We are also suppliers of Ecosyl and Pioneer additive.

We have invested heavily in the fleet to make sure we are up to date with farmers requirements. This now consists of two harvesting outfits, thirteen tractors, three pumping outfits and over eighty implements and attachments.

Cultivation

With cultivations specific to your terrain and to optimise yield potential, we offer:

  • Ploughing
  • Cambridge Rollers with shatter boards
  • Dablo Flat Roller
  • Sumo trio 3 min till cultivation or primary cultivation
  • Simba Flat Line, deep sub-soiling
  • Power Harrowing
  • Fertiliser Spreader, Fert spinning with weigh cells. Optional row crop wheels for arable fert spreading

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Drilling

We drill with GPS for increased accuracy. It reduces overlap by over 90% ensuring effective use of seed and fertiliser.

  • John Deere 750a Direct Drill - Min Till Drilling or Direct Drill
  • One Pass Corn Drill - Combination Drilling with press and guidance
  • One Pass Corn Drill - Combination Drilling with press and guidance
  • Opico Grass Drilling - For over sowing grass pasture or for drilling grass, kale, mustard and other crops

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Harvesting

We aim to provide a first-class service to carry out the complete job or individual aspects of the harvesting, including grass, whole crop, cereal and maize.

  • Claas Rake
  • Claas Tripple Mower sets - Butterfly Back Mower and Front Mower
  • Lely Tedder - Enabling easier raking and even drying process
  • Foragers - We have Claas Jaguar 970 and Claas Jaguar 870 Maize Harvesting, shreddlage processor Whole Crop Grass
  • Claas Combine Harvester - Lexion 570 with high rotary output

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Bailing

  • Square Baling - 120 x 70cm Straw, hay and haylage baling with our Claas Quadrant Balers (3200 + 2200). 120 x 90cm Straw, Hay and Haylage Square baling with our Claas 3300 Mini Hesston Baler. Square Bales wrapped with our McHale 998 Wrappers
  • Round Baling - Round Straw Baling and Wrapping using our Claas 455 UniWrap

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Muck & Slurry

  • Rear discharge spreaders
  • Side Discharge Spreaders for Lagoon emptying including 360 Digger and Scraper
  • Vacci Tankers 4000 + 2600 Gallon with auto fill & turbo fill, shallow injector available
  • Nurse Tank 38,000 litre capacity
  • Box Muck

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T S Pumping

T S Pumping is our sister company

  • 3 Slurry Pumping outfits with 12m + 6m dribble bar, splash plates + 5.2m disc injector
  • 3 Slurry Pumping outfits with 12m + 6m dribble bar, splash plates + 5.2m disc injector

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Other Works

  • Tractor & Dump Trucks
  • 20t Dump Trucks
  • Silage & Grain Trailers
  • Additional Implements: Road Brush, Post Knocker, Hedgecutter, Buzz Saw
  • Snow Plough

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T S Pumping

T.S Pumping is the sister company to A.R.Richards Ltd. This allows us to offer a full ‘farm to field’ outfit. A team of trained and competent operators provide a quality service, with three pumping outfits available.

Splash Plate

  • Low cost
  • Simple and effective way of spreading slurry

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Dribble Bar

  • Available in 6m or 12m
  • Both with integrated macerator
  • Ensures accurate placement of slurry with under leaf applicator
  • Minimal soil application
  • Minimal nutrient loss
  • Low odour due to application technique

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Disc Injector

  • 5.2 metres
  • Slurry application direct into the ground
  • Able to have the field back to grazing within 3 to 4 days due to the slurry not going on the leaf

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Second Pump/Extra Pipe

  • Allows a much further distance to be covered
  • Second pump ensures that the flow rate of slurry is maintained
  • 600m and 1200m reels available

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Stirrer - With or without operator

  • 24ft reach stirrers
  • Tower stirrer with 20ft reach

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Flow Meter

  • Enables the customer to monitor the quantity of slurry put on the fields
  • Allowing for accuracy and consistent application
  • Ensuring that enough slurry is applied and, equally, to not use more than is needed

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Ramps

  • For use on farm tracks or public roads
  • Full coverage of the pipe
  • Confidence that pipes are protected from vehicles

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