After several years of planning, design and paddock-testing, ag machinery leader Case IH has combined map viewing software and farm management systems in a powerful tool called ClearVU. This powerful digital package is designed to assist farmers with reducing the complexities around r
In the 10 years since Australia’s wheat export market was deregulated there has been immense growth, change and opportunity witnessed by the nation’s grain growers. It’s been a period of remarkable transformation, and one which leading independent grain marketing and advisory business
Despite tough conditions across some parts of eastern Australia, Commonwealth Bank AgQuip 2018 promises to deliver one of the biggest agri-events with over 3000 companies represented on site, and many launching new products and services during the field days. Kicking off on Tuesday 21
Australia now leads the world in harvester platform design and it’s all due to the hard work and sheer tenacity that the Schutt family with some great grower support has put into making this a reality – the Schutt designed 18.3m (60ft) Durus front is an engineering feat that glides ef
The LubeCube design came about in response to the need for a compact paddock service unit. Unique that a new 205-litre drum can be put straight onto the unit, and this removes the double handling of oils that similar units require with a built in tank design. Once you see this unit at
Tractors are heavier and more powerful than ever before, and as a result, issues associated with soil compaction are becoming an increasingly common problem. Despite the obvious issues, many growers continue to run tyres that only worsen the problem – whether by choice or perceived la
Family owned machinery manufacturer, Rebel Equipment recently dispatched its first order to Europe in 2018 from its Forbes NSW workshop in central west New South Wales. Rebel Equipment’s Nic Rebellato said the sale was not the company’s first export, but was a milestone, as many more
Franklin now distributes one of the most dynamic drive methods available for solar pumping. And many change over customers are thrilled with how it provides a quieter and clean energy method of moving and pumping water. Known as the FHOTON SolarPAK, this system utilises Franklin’s pro
With the trend to Controlled traffic farming (CTF) to reduce production costs and increase yields many growers have also found a way to combat excessive soil compaction damage. The severe effects from heavy machines extending deeper into the soil profile for growers and contractors an
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