“Contribute to increase the efficiency of professionals in potato, vegetable and irrigation business by integral and innovative solutions.” That is our Vision. From words to deeds, we have developed in close cooperation with our suppliers possibilities to combine different operations during potato planting, so it can be done in 1 single pass. This has the following benefits: Less use of fuel (decrease cost of ownership) Less cost of labor (decrease cost of ownership) Increase capacity (increase efficiency) Better emerge of potatoes, as the ridges are also directory formed (increase of yield) We have solutions to combine following operations in[...]
In order to meet the needs of the modern user, Agricola has recently introduced several new control systems. SDC Sowing Distance Control (SDC) allows you to control the sowing distance automatically by speeding up regulation of distances between seeds, but it also makes you able to control the planting distance in a range from 1 to 60 cm between the seeds (per 0,1cm) by changing the parameters at any time. In the menu you can find the drive speed, rotations/min. of the sowing discs and the current power input. Furthermore you can monitor and operate the following: Drive speed (km/h)[...]
Dewulf, specialist in potato and carrot harvesting technology, has introduced the GB series of trailed top lifting harvesters with bunker, which includes a number of notable, innovative upgrades. The GBI and GBII guarantee reliable harvesting, even in the most difficult conditions, and do so in the most economical way. Increased productivity, reduced maintenance costs, and ease of use make harvesting with the GB series enjoyable during the most critical time of year. Featuring a clean-lined design, the GB series has numerous upgrades that substantially increase harvesting capacity and tangibly reduce maintenance. Unique are the ‘floating shares’, one or two individual[...]
APH Group Engineering delivered and installed a professional line for grading, washing, dry cleaning & packing of potatoes to Belarus. After unloading the boxes in the dosing hopper, the operator can select various routings depending on the desired end product. Grading is done by a radial grading machine, which gives the possibility to grade long shaped products as well as round products. The wet part of the line, consisting out of a drum washer and an active polisher, is completely separated from the dry part of the line. The dry part of the line includes a brushing machine. If desired,[...]
Last week during the T-L annual Dealer Conference, APH Group was awarded with a gold award for outstanding sales achievement. Here Mr. Mindert Pool of APH Group receives the award from T-L’s vice-president Mr. Dave Thom.
Last week APH Poland successfully put a 6 row Baselier HFD6LKB550 hydraulic foldable haulm topper into operation at the farm of Mr. Wojciech Baranowski. Mr. Baranowski grows seed potatoes on beds which are de-stoned prior to planting. The haulm topper is equipped with several options to reach an optimal topping result. The machine is a high speed version to ensure all haulms can be topped at a high working speed. Besides centre plates to guide the topped haulms to the furrows, it is also equipped with low press tires to gently press the ridges after topping so greening of the[...]
It is announced that APH Group starts cooperating with Royal Reesink in the field of distributing soil cultivation, silage and forage machinery. APH Group started a Turkish limited liability company three years ago, which was fully dedicated to earlier mentioned equipment. Royal Reesink is a leading player in Holland in this field and both partners have agreed to cooperate. The Turkish company will work closely together with APH Group Turkey, which will focus exclusively on distributing, marketing and after sales service of potato and vegetable equipment. For APH Group, the new cooperation is a welcome addition to the existing organization.[...]
Doing what you promise and delivering quality beyond expectations, in general gives you happy and satisfied clients. And when you go that extra mile to grant a correct start up and proper service, it is likely that customers come back when they would like to expand their business. This is common practice @ APH Engineering. Recently we received an assignment from a Russian client to who we supplied the first batch of a cleaning, inspection, weighing and packing line last year. Now, it was about time for him to expand the line with the addition of brushing and inspection capacity,[...]
On April 21st, BAOTC (daughter company of APH Group and Omnivent) organized a field demonstration with a Miedema CP42 mounted potato planter in Guyuan, China. BAOTC is exclusive distributor of Miedema products in China. During the morning session there was a presentation about Miedema potato planters and about the Dewulf RS2060 harvesters. In the afternoon, engineer Houjin Ai explained in the field the working principle of the planting machine and demonstrated the planting result by pulling out one of the covering discs. The big group of Chinese potato growers directly acknowledged the very precious planting result of the CP42: both[...]
Turkish vegetable growers invest in modern seeding technology. Recently APH Group Tarim delivered several Agricola vegetable sowing machines in different areas in Turkey. In combination with start-up & training also a field day was organized. A large amount of interested farmers showed up and they were taught about the benefits of the Agricola sowing machines. The high efficiency and excellent seeding result were recognized: APH Group supplies efficient solutions for professionals!