Getting irrigation levels right is an essential part of any vineyard operation, but not only because water is crucial to growing grapes: it’s also crucial to optimised soil microbiology. This according to De Bortoli viticulturist Rob Sutherland, who oversaw the installation of a Davey
IB International has increased its range of sprinklers covering wetted widths from 26 to 58 metres (85 to 190ft), and at the same time managed to offer reduced pricing solutions by doing so. “We are always looking to meet the challenges of our customers. These three sprinklers we have
A cost efficient 150mm (6-inch) self-priming pump, capable of moving huge quantities of water, has been released by Australian Pump Industries. It’s a ‘Long Ranger’ version of Aussie’s Quik Prime model QP602 that runs for extended periods. The big gusher is ideal for high volume trans
KY General Engineering provides a self-priming centrifugal pump that is ideal for any agricultural application including irrigation and effluent removal or dewatering applications. These include engine driven and PTO drive pumps. And a unique aspect to KY Irrigation Pumps is that they
Reliable performance isn’t expensive to build, a fact SDLG has been proving for decades. Their range of wheel loaders deliver simple operation and easy upkeep at some of the lowest prices in the industry. We run you through the current range that is proving popular for farmers and ag
John Deere has entered into a supplier agreement with Wacker Neuson that will see the German equipment maker build small excavators for Deere. Following the agreement, Wacker Neuson will build Deere badged compact excavator models ranging from 1.7 to 7.5 tonnes. Deere says thes
The Manitou Group is changing its Mustang badge to “Mustang by Manitou” to appear on the brand’s skid steers, compact track loaders, compact excavators and compact wheel loaders. The transition from Mustang to “Mustang by Manitou” combines the strength of a structured network with the
By using an E-Deutz diesel engine and driveline to power a generator and store energy in a battery pack, a Manitou telehandler has downsized from a 3.6-litre 74kW (100hp) engine to a 2.2-litre 54kW (73hp) engine by tapping the extra 20kW (27hp) from the batteries and generator to make
Hitachi’s ZW250-6 is among the company’s wheel loaders that offers Trimble’s L3180 SmartScale as an option. Trimble says the Loadrite L3180 SmartScale system uses artificial intelligence for faster, more precise loading. And the company has joined with Hitachi Machinery Loaders in the
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