In conjunction with Amazone and Massey Ferguson, Highwood have recently held a very successful Cultivation demonstration on land kindly donated by Mr Brian Lock.
A full range of Amazone’s cultivation and drilling equipment, including the Catros compact disc harrow and the Cenius mulch cultivator plus the Cirrus 4002 cultivator drill, the Citan 6000 solo seed drill and the Cayena tine seeder, were all available for the many farmers and contractors that attended.
The Citan and Cayena drills were of particular interest due to their ability to reduce grass and weed germination due to their minimal disturbance of any stale seedbed at...
Massey Ferguson tractors supplied by Highwood used in X-Factor TV ad campaigns.
For the second year running a Massey Ferguson tractor supplied by Highwood has been used in one of the official X-Factor ad break videos. This year the £2.5 million TV Campaign for Yeo Valley features a fake boyband called The Churned, who sing about the wonders of country farming:
Last year the Yeo Valley ad created something of a phenomenon, stealing the limelight from Simon Cowell's wannabes on the X Factor by running a two-minute rap video during the ad breaks that featured a bunch of young, posh, Barbour-wearing "farmers":
Highwood have a long association with Honda, and are the main Dealer for groundscare equipment operating from branches in Yeovil and Dorchester branches.
Nick Green operations Director of Highwood was pleased to present to Andrew Hall a new Honda HRX476QX 19" roller Mower on the 10th November.
Honda ran a competition throughout the UK to find the oldest lawnmower. Andrew's Ransome 1902 mower described by Andrew as the size of a mini won the competition.