The government has offered farmers £30 million in a new funding scheme to invest in new equipment such as weighbridges. The government have recently announced that as of 2019, they are granting the scheme £30 million to help farmers invent in new equipment, technologies and robotics. This will help farmers reduce costs, improve product quality […]

It’s that time of the year again when Parkerfarm gets ready for Cereals. This year the technical event for the arable industry will take place the 13th and 14 of July 2018 at Chrishall Grange Duxford, Cambridgeshire. We are excited to be promoting two new products at the show – Our new WB-Easy weighbridge software […]

Parkerfarm has been working hard creating a brand new video showcasing the Parkerfarm VRS product. Last month we asked local video company Defeye to help us promote the Parkerfarm VRS system by creating a state-of-the-art video. Due to adverse weather conditions we had to do most of the filming in the pouring rain, but all in all we […]

On the 17th and 18th of January Parkerfarm will be exhibiting at Lamma 2018 at stand R43. Lamma is the largest farm machinery equipment and services show in the UK. It is held in Peterborough and has over 40,000 attendees year after year. Parkerfarm has been exhibiting at the show over the past few years, […]

Last year, UK poultry farmers produced over 1.7 million tonnes of poultry meat alone, making us the second largest poultry meat producers in Europe after Poland. However, despite production rising over 25% since the beginning of the century, British farming is unable to keep up with the increasing demand for chicken and turkey meat. So […]

Parkerfarm is delighted to have sold a weighbridge to the nation’s favourite farmer Adam Henson and his farm. Adam Henson is famous for co-presenting the BBC’s TV show Countryfile, which airs at a primetime slot on Sunday evenings. The show regularly reaches over 6 million viewers each week. Nonetheless besides being a presenter Adam is […]

Parkerfarm is excited to once again be exhibiting at Cereals on the 14th and 15th of June 2017. Come and see us to make the most of our one-off special show offer, and purchase a Parkerfarm weighbridge at a reduced price just in time for the preharvest season. We look forward to seeing you there!  

Weighbridges play a vital role in today’s agricultural environment. They provide valuable weight data for a wide range of activities including the movements of crops and feed, checking crop yield, validating delivery quantities of product (such as animal feed and fertilisers) and helping manage crop storage facilities. Weighbridge design Essentially, weighbridges are very large platform […]