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Kaeser M17 compressor is a portable powerhouse

Outstanding power and efficiency are paired with quiet operation and good manoeuvrability to make the Mobilair 17 from Kaeser the ideal compressor solution, wherever a compact portable powerhouse is required. With a flow rate of 1.6 m3/min at 7-bar, the M 17 from Kaeser is capable of
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Continental reveal series 65 tractor and harvester tyres

Continental will extend its agricultural radial tyre range with the release of two series 65 tyres. The TractorMaster and the new CombineMaster for harvesters. The first tyres in this series will be available from July 2018 in many world markets. The TractorMaster is an advanced tract
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Case IH dealer O’Connors forcasts a leadership change

Mark O’Connor is coming off an award-winning run as he hands over the O’Connors Case IH dealership reins at the end of 2018, after 42 years service to the company. At a ceremony during Case IH’s dealer conference in Sun City, South Africa, O’Connors for the second year in a row
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Annual ryegrass Ascend proving to be a top pick

Farmers looking to boost their feed stocks this autumn could consider repeating the home-grown pasture success Southern Tablelands sheep and cattle producer Alex Willson achieved with Ascend tetraploid annual ryegrass. Alex selected the PGG Wrightson annual ryegrass seed Ascend, and i
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JCB 516-40 is a compact 3-IN-1 telehandler

JCB Construction Equipment Australia (CEA) is bringing the smallest telehandler in the JCB range, the 516-40, to our local shores. One of the most innovative telehandlers in the world, the 516-40 combines the benefitss of a skid steer, a wheel loader and forklift into one compact hand
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Gates release industry first multi-purpose hose

Gates’ Multi Master SD MegaFlex multi-purpose hose line meets a broad range of industrial hose requirements. Gates Australia is part of the Gates Corporation, a global, diversified industrial manufacturer of power transmission and fluid power solutions. With the introduction of this m
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Toyota Huski owner adds tenth Skid Steer

A Victorian owner-operator is claiming records for the hours operating his Toyota Huski skid-steer loaders and for the number of machines owned. Frank Blasi of FBI Excavations has clocked up more than 33,000 hours with his ten Huski loaders over the past 32 years, and has enjoyed each
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Great time to grow your own feed and save money

Home grown feed may be a particularly cost-effective proposition this year, says proprietary pasture seed company PGG Wrightson. The firm’s product development manager Allan Mudford says hot and dry conditions last spring and over summer across the country have seen a drop in the avai
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Grain transport the major cost in export supply chain

The major cost associated with export grain supply chains is transport. The cost for growers to move grain from farm to port is around 33 per cent of their total overall grain production cost. And growers have limited control over what is usually their single largest expense. This inf
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