Garford Farm Machinery
Garford specialise in the row crop equipment market. Developed and manufactured to make farming more efficient, their innovative precision guided equipment is recognised as world-leading. To find out more about their products and how we can integrate them into your business, please contact us via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or fill in our contact form.
Robocrop Guided Hoes
Robocrop is the original and best crop imaging system which achieves excellent row following by viewing multiple crop rows over a large area. Utilising the Robocrop grid matching technique accurate row following is possible even on narrow row cereals and multi-line (carrot type) rows.
Robocrop InRow Weeder
The Garford Robocrop InRow Weeder uses tried and tested Robocrop video image analysis techniques to locate individual plants in order to mechanically remove weeds from the inter row and importantly within the crop row between the plants achieving total weed control throughout the field.
Robocrop Spot Sprayer
Garford have developed the In Row Weeder to be implemented to create the spot sprayer, a modified programme to seek out individual weeds growing in the crops. With the aid of specially developed nozzles, it sprays as a true spot sprayer, therefore reducing the chemical cost.
The accuracy of Robocrop guidance for your tractor. Robo-pilot facilitates integrating the Robocrop Precision Guidance System for tractor guidance. Unlike common automatic guidance systems, it uses local positioning information to guide the tractor. This enables for very high accuracy of crop row tracking.
Band & Hooded Sprayers
An alternative to inter-row cultivators, the hooded sprayer can provide total weed kill between the rows without soil disturbance. The hooded sprayer units can be employed on their own or in combination with soil engaging crop protection shields if required. The hoods are supported on parallel linkage wheel units.
Robocrop Side Shift System
The heart of enabling weeding of crops is the Garford Side Shift. Fitted with two rams, potentiometer and speed related flow control valve, these units can be supplied for retro fitting to any make of hoe or mounted machine that needs accurate guidance with varieties of sizes to accommodate various widths of machines.