It’s that time of year when sprayers are working hard to keep crops healthy and reduce weed pressure. With the soaring cost of chemicals, many customers are looking for machines that apply products efficiently and cost-effectively. At Scot Agri, we offer a wide range of sprayers from Horsch, Berthoud, and Team. Today, let's take a closer look at the Horsch Leeb LT range and explore why it's one of the best on the market.

Horsch Leeb LT Overview:

Tank and Capacity:

·       Capacity: The Leeb LT series includes models with nominal tank capacities of 4,000, 5,000, and 6,000 litres, with actual capacities slightly higher (4,400 to 6,400 litres). All models include a 500-litre fresh water tank and a 15-litrehand wash tank.

·       Design: The tanks are designed for durability and ease of use, featuring smooth underbodies to protect crops and high ground clearance for versatile field operations.

Spraying System:

·       Boom Widths: The Leeb LT offers a range of boom widths from 18 to 42 metres, accommodating various field sizes and crop types.

·       BoomControl: Horsch's award-winning BoomControl system ensures precise boom height maintenance, minimizing drift and optimizing spray application even at higher speeds (up to 20 km/h).

·       Nozzle Control: The AutoSelect system allows for automatic switching between nozzle levels, enhancing application accuracy and efficiency.

Advanced Cleaning Systems:

·       CCS and CCS Pro: The Continuous Cleaning System (CCS) and CCS Pro models feature automatic internal cleaning programs that can be operated from the tractor cabin. These systems offer various cleaning modes, including complete cleaning, dilution, intensive washing, and boom cleaning.

·       Pumps and Sensors: Equipped with piston diaphragm pumps and centrifugal pumps, the systems deliver high output (up to 600 litres per minute) and precise control with integrated pressure sensors.

User-Friendly Features:

·       ISOBUS Compatibility: The Leeb LT sprayers are ISOBUS-compatible, allowing seamless integration with tractor systems for easier control and monitoring.

·       Steering Axle: An optional steering axle with gyroscope technology enhances maneuverability without the need for mechanical connections to the tractor.

·       Hydraulic Support: Load Sensing hydraulics assist the tractor's hydraulic systems, improving efficiency and performance during operation.

Additional Options:

·       NightLight Cleaning: This feature provides external cleaning under low-light conditions, ensuring thorough maintenance.

·       Camera Systems: Optional camera systems can be installed to monitor areas behind the sprayer, enhancing safety and operational awareness.

Why Choose Horsch Leeb LT Sprayers?

Horsch Leeb LT sprayers are a robust and versatile choice for modern agriculture, focusing on precision, ease of use, and adaptability to various farming needs. Whether you're managing a small vegetable plot or a large-scale arable farm, the Leeb LT series offers a reliable solution to maximize your crop's health and yield while keeping costs under control.

I  believe the Horsch Leeb LT sprayers stand out in the market due to their advanced features, user-friendly design, and exceptional efficiency. With a range of models to suit different farming operations, these sprayers provide an excellent balance of precision and versatility, making them a top choice for farmers looking to enhance their crop management practices.

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