Weeding machinery manufacturers
A list of machinery manufacturers is given below. We have included manufacturers of ground covers for completeness. If you know of any we have not yet added please use the add comments button to add them to the page. We will transfer them to the main page in due course.
A UK supplier of weed control fabric, ground cover, woven ground cover, ground fleece, crop protection covers, polythene sheeting, and black polythene.
Contact details: allplas.co.uk , Units 14 - 15, Such Close, Works Road, Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire. SG6 1JF.
Tel: 01462 682663
Manufacture the 'Eco-Puller' developed to pull a range of tall weeds from grassland.
Contact details: Alvan Blanch Development Company, Chelworth, Malmesbury, Wiltshire, SN16 9SG
Tel: 01666 577333
custom designed special machines for vegetable farms, nurseries and commercial crop growers including brush weeders
Contact details: Dorf 1, PO Box 1, G152 H
Tel: +41 41 988 21 21
various ground covers for weed control
Contact details: Capatex Ltd., 111 North Gate, New Basford, Nottingham, NG7 7FZ
Tel: 0115 978 6111
CMN Maskintec A/S
This is a Danish development and production company in the field of agriculture and garden/park machinery. the CMN couch grass killer is a machine that claims to effectively uproot weeds like dock and thistle and leave them on the surface for collection and/or disposal
Contact details: No address given and no UK distributor as of yet. E-mail: email@example.com Fax: +45 97 87 20 02
Tel: +45 97 87 20 00
D. W. Tomlin
A family owned manufacturing based company which in recent times has integrated an extensive range of products from Europe to compliment their range.
Contact details: Hampton Lane, Old Leake, Boston, Lincs., PE22 9JS
Tel: 01205 870535
Eco-Dan Advanced Tool Control
Automated guidance systems for controlling alignment of various implements in row crops, plenty of good photos
Contact details: Bogesowej 6, DK-3490 Kvistgaard, Denmark
Tel: +45 49 13 82 30
Interesting rotary power weeder
Contact details: Torvegade 39, DK-7160, Torring
Tel: +45 75 80 20 22
manufacturers of a range of cultivators and hoes
Contact details: A-4751 Dorf an der Pram, Austria
Tel: +43 7764 6466 0
Mission is to produce material and equipment for sustainable agriculture including a crawler and weed master manual flamer for small scale growers.
Contact details: Elomestari Oy (Ltd.), Koskitie 185, FI-95520 Kukkola (Tornio), Finland. (fax +358-16-472001)
Simply designed torsion weeder available for import into the UK- including notes on using it.
Contact details: Frato Machine Import, Postbus 240 6500 AE, NIJMEGEN, Netherlands. e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel: +31 24 641 11 51
Precision inter-row cultivation technology
Contact details: Garford Farm Machinery - PE6 8RR - England
Tel: 01778 342642
Agricultural LPG Gas Burners for Crop Desiccation, Cultivation & Thermal Weed Control
Contact details: Greenburner Richard Western Ltd D
Tel: 01728 723224
Gromulch is a paper made from 100% recycled fibres that forms a permeable ground covering material, it can be mechanically laid for hand planting or used with transplanters for weed control
Contact details: The Hall, Willisham, Ipswich, IP8 4SL
Tel: +44 (0) 1473 657555
Interrow cultivation technology among other things
Contact details: A-9433 St Andra, Fishering 2- Austria
Tel: +43 04358 22870
Machinery designed for mechanical control of couch grass infestations (website in Danish but with film clips)
Contact details: S
Tel: +45 97 42 70 33 or +45 97 40 33 54
Lazy Dog Tool Company
Hand pulling equipment for docks and thistles, some information on work rates and likely costs for weeding operations
Contact details: Philip Trevelyan, Hill Top Farm, Spaunton, N. Yorks, Yo62 6TR
Tel: 01751 417351
comb harrows and tine weeders. To obtain your copy of
Contact details: South Road, Bourne, Lincolnshire, PE10 9LG
Tel: 01778 421111
The Rag-Fork has been developed to remove ragwort quickly and easily. Rag-Fork removes the whole plant including the roots, reducing the possibility for regrowth.
Contact details: Rag-Fork, 110 Sunderland Street, Tickhill Doncaster, DN11 9ER. E-mail: email@example.com
Tel: 01302 746077
Steam Weeding Ltd.
A specialist company that designs, manufactures and sells direct-fired steam weeders to the agricultural and horticultural industries in New Zealand. Static direct-fired steam boilers have been used for many years in other industries but this is the first time that they have been designed and built for mobile use in agriculture and horticulture.Their main use is primarily for weed control but the company can custom-build machines to suit your needs. They currently manufacture machines for use in vegetable production and for perennial crops such as vines, top fruit and bush/cane fruit.
Contact details: Charles 'Merf' Merfield, TEAGASC Johnstown Castle Wexford Ireland or firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel: 03 325 6008
Manufacturer of finger weeders amongst other things
Contact details: Ovezandseweg 6A, 4436 RE Oudelande, Holland
Tel: +31 0113 548233
Rotary cultivators that can also be used in weed management.
Contact details: Struik Wieringermeer b.v., Schelphorst 67, 1771 SM Wieringerwerf, The Netherlands.
Tel: (31) (0)227 603144
Terrington Machinery Importers Ltd
Range of machinery for the nursery and vegetable trade including Einb
Contact details: Market Lane, Terrington St Clement, King
Tel: 01553 828083
The Regional Sales Co.
Sells the Bracken O' Bliterator, a rugged roller designed to bruise and crush young bracken fronds causing sap wounds that deny the rhizomes nutrients. Can be used with an ATV. Also sell balast rollers and drag harrows.
Contact details: David Hobhouse at 22 Main St., Tweedmouth, Berwick-upon-Tweed, TD15 2AA.
Tel: 08707 656820 or email@example.com
Aims to provide an environmentally sound and economically viable alternative to the use of chemicals for weed control.
Contact details: 76 Middlecave Road, Malton, N Yorks, YO17 7NQ
Tel: 01653 690088
A non-toxic, biodegradable hot foam method that is applied to unwanted weeds, killing them instantly. The foam solution contains natural plant sugar extract from corn and coconut.
Contact details: Waipuna Europe Limited, Town Wall House, Balkerne Hill, Colchester CO3 3AD, England
Tel: 00 44 1206 549303
A site with pictures of weeding machinery. "Weedmachine" markets and designs horticultural equipment and biological pest control programmes to the (organic) farming industry in the United Kingdom. Weedmachine tries not only to offer a product, but also a service in finding tailor-made solutions to any problem that modern farmers and growers face.
Contact details: Georg van den Berg The WeedMachine Company Bedport Poultry Farm Burrington Umberleigh Devon United Kingdom EX37 9LE Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel: +44 (0) 7977206530