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Drone mania reaches fever pitch and bursts while mark II rises from the ashes

The most unforgiving Christmas present for 2017 will undoubtedly be a drone. Once unwrapped and put into use many farmers will realise they simply don’t have the time or patience to operate one of these time consuming farm invaders and as far as processing the data gathered – just hav
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Cropper Topper offers highly efficient level of trash handling

Local manufacturer AF Gason is proudly building on the product foundation created by Chris Grow Engineering, after acquiring the intellectual rights to a range of popular CGE machine models in 2010. AF Gason can offer a comprehensive range of standard models to meet the needs of opera
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EPSA releases fixed-price quality Cat generator package for a secure power supply

In response to the power supply crisis forecast by the Government this summer, Energy Power Systems Australia (EPSA) has released a reliable and innovative solution, powered by Cat. Essential for every rural business, and farm, this package includes a compact Cat diesel engine generat
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Active Machinery offers everything you need in a farm loader

For well over a decade, 1000’s of buyers have saved big money by purchasing Active Machinery wheel loaders. If you’re looking at investing in new equipment, and want to save money, then look no further than Active Machinery. As one of the longest standing importers of Chinese ma
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Goldacres embraces forty years with an innovative sprayer Expo in 2018

From its inception four decades ago in 1978, Goldacres has prospered by constantly reinvigourating its products and business practices to keep up with a fast changing agriculture landscape. Following a simple philosophy, “To put farmers in the driver’s seat of best fit technology to m
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Snapshot of returns from agriculture reveal cotton is king

There are plenty of cotton field songs and movie plots to capture your imagination, along with slaves tolling under a hot sun. And while it’s a crop that many wouldn’t bother to contemplate it does have in its favour the title of the most profitable crop per tonne produced and per hec
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Farmgard opens up an expanded network for Celli

Celli has been so impressed with the New Zealand distribution and sales of its quality tillage equipment it has now handed over the Australian distribution rights to Farmgard who has in turn set-up a full warehouse and parts centre to cater for the much larger local market. Since 1955
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Case IH has a winner with AIM Command FLEX

It’s been a big year in the evolution of Case IH’s Patriot sprayer – apart from celebrating its 25th anniversary it now comes with a special paint finish to mark the occasion and now local farmers can experience the latest version of the technology that’s propelled the Patriot to such
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Adapting to a volatile grain market sometimes requires help

Since the deregulation of the domestic wheat market in 1989, market volatility has become a challenge for grain farmers. Deregulation of the Australian Wheat Board export monopoly in March 2008 added to volatility in prices by exposing growers to both domestic and international market
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