Coolamon Spreader Chaser wins coveted Henty Award

Coolamon Spreader Chaser

A multi-purpose fertiliser spreader and chaser bin offering increased productivity and year-round flexibility has won the 2019 Henty Machine of the Year Award. The Coolamon Spreader Chaser, entered by Coolamon Chaser Bins, Coolamon NSW, impressed judges with its innovation, engineering and design. Offering a self-cleaning hopper, the Spreader Chaser is equipped with Haze Ag polyurethane […]

Case IH Steiger MY19 models get a performance boost


Steiger 2019 models will offer a number of updates that start with improvements to the track system, engine and undercarriage. The upgrades are designed to boost the tractors’ efficiency, performance and durability in our local farming conditions. The tracks on the 400, 450 and 500 Steiger Rowtracs have been upgraded, allowing for those models to […]

WA revamps pilot escort rules for over-width machinery

WA changes pilot escort rules for wide machinery

Main Roads WA has revamped its pilot escort rules for over-width machinery following a backlash from the farming industry. The changed requirements are designed to be simpler and more streamlined. Three zones will now operate to determine the need for agricultural pilots (anybody who holds a vehicle licence), while the previous 100-kilometre restriction from origin […]