PFC (Profitable Farming Company Ltd.) was established in 2001 by Richard & Elizabeth Snell and their son Andrew. The Company's heart is rooted in farming and the Snell family have farmed in North Devon since before 1700AD and the current generation still run a 125Ha arable/grass farm to this day.
PFC are the importers of the Harvest Tec equipment and Preservative and supply the EAME region (Europe, Africa, Middle East and Russian Federation). Harvest Tec are based in Hudson, Wisconsin, USA. Harvest Tec have been developing high quality forage preservation products for over thirty years. Jeff Roberts is the President of Harvest Tec and has built the company on the ethos of quality and sustainability. Harvest Tec launched the first automatic applicator into the North American market in 1996 and has progressively developed equipment for all makes and models of balers. PFC sold the first equipment into mainland Europe in 2006 and are now supplying equipment to over 25 countries.
Along with our regular supply to the UK, Ireland and mainland Europe we currently supply two of the largest farming operations in the world, one in Russia farming over 1.75 million hectares (4.4 million acres, which has arable cropping, pigs 10% of Russian pork supply, poultry and beef) we are supplying equipment for their baling operation to ensure quality hay to feed 200,000 suckler herd of beef and fattening stock. We are also supplying a large hay operation of pivot irrigation alfalfa hay in the Egyptian desert, supplying automatic applicators, Tagger identification, RFV feed analysis whist baling and GPS yield mapping and of course Baler's Choice hay preservative on an initial 100,000 hectares (250,000 acres) of alfalfa hay for the Middle Eastern dairy market
We are a specialist in the baler accessory market for precision moisture, application and traceability products. Customers who demand precision moisture and application system with preservative products appreciate our expertise in the field. When it comes to baling silage, hay and straw we pride ourselves at being the best in the field by providing high quality products with superior backup and knowledge of the systems.
Our target is simple: ensure the customers baling operation is simple with larger outputs of quality forage, provided with high precision equipment to suit all types of crop that are baled. With this in mind, all the our highly sophisticated products are designed to operate with no or minimal input from the operator working in unison with the baler system
Richard Snell: Managing Director
Elizabeth Snell: Director
Andrew Snell: Technical Director UK & EU
Martin Hobbs: Product Specialist UK and Eire
Jan Clark: Office Administration
Alison Yeo: Accounts