For the first time in Australia, a new-model Kirovets 744R articulated tractor will be on show to the public at the Wimmera Machinery Field Days. Source: The Weekly Times The 744R comes in four models, from 300-428hp (221-315kW), and while Russian-built tractors have been sold in Aust
In just under two months, Rotorua will again be playing host to nearly 300 industry representatives from the primary industries sector at MobileTECH 2017. Source: AFDJ eNews This is a major industry conference focusing on new technologies and innovations designed and developed for New
Farmline Machinery is the regional dealership, covering Waipa, Waikato and King Country for the full range of Duncan Ag Seed Drills, parts and service. Source: New Zealand Herald Product sales manager John Machell says has they have a highly-respected reputation spanning more than 75
Dr Khoi Dang, John Dillon Fellow and Director of the Centre for Agriculture Policy, Institute of Policy and Strategy for Agriculture and Rural Development, Vietnam, will present a ‘novel’ and ‘smart’ trade and investment approach to take advantage of the main strengths of Australia an
Precision seeding manufacturer, Seed Hawk, has released a new metering system that will enable its state-of-the-art Seed Hawk iCon air carts to accurately sow between one and 500 kg/ha of seed and fertiliser at speeds of up to 15 km/h. Source: AFDJ eNews iCon carts feature up to eight
This year is shaping up to be exciting for Case IH. Alongside year-long 175th anniversary celebrations, Case IH announced the release of the Optum CVT to the Australian market. Source: AFDJ eNews Vice President Global Tractor Marketing Case IH, Christian Huber was on hand to launch th
The National Diesel Dirt & Turf Expo will be staged at Panthers Penrith in April. Now in its second year, the Expo features equipment displays from the major manufacturers. Source: AFDJ eNews Last year more than 30,000 people had a great day out and the organisers are expecting ev
The Farm Machinery & Industry Association (FMIA) is making education a priority this year. More accurately, precision farming education. Source: Farm Weekly As FMIA executive officer John Henchy points out, there is no dedicated precision farming course taught in Western Australia
On 22 February, the Kuhn Farm Machinery Expo will be in Australia for the first time. Source: AFDJ eNews It will be showcasing its Kuhn AGT 6036 Pneumatic Fertiliser Spreader, the Axent fertiliser spreader, the HR 8040R power harrow and the Excelerator vertical tillage system. The Exp
The Tesla Model X is not your average electric vehicle and we’re not only talking about the Falcon Wing doors or the fact that it’s a SUV capable of accelerating from 0 to 60 mph in 2.9 seconds. Source: Electrek It’s also the first electric vehicle with a decent towing capacity. While
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