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 make them outstanding in their field”. Goldacres are driven by four […]

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 hectare sown in our […]

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 Celli Spa Italy has been manufacturing […]

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 great heights. The AIM Command […]

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 movements. There have been 27 crops since domestic market deregulation and […]

Total offer farmer grease package with free grease gun

Total Oil Australia has launched a range of premium quality grease’s and the Lube-Shuttle grease gun for farm operations. With 100 years of grease manufacturing experience, Total is an Industry leader and one of a few manufactures able to produce advanced calcium sulphonate complex greases like the Ceran range of greases. These calcium sulphonate complex […]

NSK Agri disc hubs improve productivity and reduce costs

Harsh agricultural applications can present considerable challenges for all mechanical components. Contamination, moisture, vibration and shock loads are just some of the factors to cope with. As one of the world’s leading bearing manufacturers, NSK has risen to this challenge and released the Agri Disc Hub product range. The Agri Disc Hub is an extremely […]

Deutz-Fahr tractors built in the world’s most modern manufacturing plant

Following three years of planning and construction, the tractor manufacturing plant known as “DEUTZ-FAHR Land” is now producing high performance tractors from 96kW (130hp). Deutz-Fahr 6, 7 and 9 Series tractors are manufactured here for the world market. A plot of 150,000M2 adjacent to the existing premises was purchased for implementing the project. The L-shaped building, […]

Valentini is a strong purpose build for local conditions

Antonio Valentini, owner and managing director of Italian manufacturer Valentini SRL, has undertaken the 16,073 kilometres journey here several times since 2011 to ensure his company’s products are standing up to harsh Australian conditions. About half an hour by road from Venice Italy, Valentini is a manufacturer of a wide range of rotary hoes and […]

Claas offer Torion wheel loaders for farms

CLAAS has revealed its first range of high-performance wheel loaders for handling farm produce and materials. The Torion range with seven models on offer has been developed in conjunction with German materials handling specialist Liebberr who also manufactures the current CLAAS Scorpion telehandler range. At the entry-level are the Torion 535 and 639 models that […]