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Five steps to investing in a diesel generator

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Generator failure could cost your business in lost production, wages, spoiled produce, and over-run deadlines. Cat suggests you consider these five factors before purchasing your next genset. 1. Calculate the true total-cost-of-ownership when purchasing. Analyse your load requirements
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Its now the next generation for cow monitoring

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SenseTime is a modular cow monitoring solution that delivers data-driven, actionable information on the reproductive, health, nutritional and wellbeing status of individual cows and groups. It has just been released by the Allflex group. Highly flexible, it is the first cow monitoring
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Dow launches one-pass herbicide rexade for cereal growers

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Cereal growers will now be able to combat more than 24 variants of key broadleaf weeds along with their key grass weeds with the launch of Dow AgroSciences’ one-pass grass and broadleaf weed control solution Rexade Herbicide with Arylex active. Rexade is a broad spectrum and highly co
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RYCO’s speed to market delivery just improved by 60%

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With a 60 per cent increase in pick per hour and a return on investment within nine months, there is little wonder why RYCO Hydraulics is calling their Automated Packing Storage and Retrieval System (APS) a global solution. “In Melbourne alone we pick up to 1,300 work order lines and
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Honda has unveiled Miimo its first robotic lawn mower

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Miimo uses a microcomputer, timer and sensors to provide automated, unattended grass cutting. Honda’s battery-powered robotic mower delivers quiet operation, recharges quickly, and offers three different programed cutting patterns. Miimo is available in two models: the HRM 310 and HRM
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Farm Fantastic Expo

The 2017 Farm Fantastic Expo is on at the Caboolture Showgrounds on June 30 to July 2. Source: Sunshine Coast Daily On display will be everything from the latest in farm machinery and vehicles through to sheds, tanks, tools and mowers, plus products and services for the backyard, gour
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Dowerin Field Days a tourism winner too

The Dowerin Field Days is one of the largest and most widely recognised agricultural events in Western Australia. Source: AFDJ eNews The Committee has built a strong reputation over its 50-year history, with the brand recognised throughout Australia and increasingly overseas, across r
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Hermann Lohbeck speaks for Claas

Hermann Lohbeck has been named as speaker for CLAAS Group Executive Board. He will take over from Lothar Kriszun on 1 October 2017, who is retiring at that point.  Source: AFDJ eNews “Lothar Kriszun has achieved a lot for our company. He has held management posts in a wide varie
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Graduate apprentices of the year

A total of 33 young service technicians graduated from the latest John Deere Ag Tech, Parts Tech and Turf Tech advanced apprenticeship programs, run in partnership with national training provider ProVQ. Source: AFDJ eNews John Deere has also been listed for the first time as one of th
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