Zimmatic 9520 pivoting lateral is cost effective

The recently released Zimmatic 9520 combines the advantages of a pivot and lateral system. It can easily handle offset and adjacent paddocks with its pivoting function. For many growers the Zimmatic 9520 pivoting lateral will be a cost-effective solution to irrigate more land due to its tremendous flexibility. This hose fed model will be offered […]

Aussie Pumps offer high capacity self-priming models

Australian Pump has upgraded production quantities of their unique 6 inch self-priming water mover. The heavy duty 152mm (6-in) pump, fitted with a huge open cast iron style impeller, will move liquids up to 2,900 litres per minute, that equates to 174,000 litres/hour. Called the Aussie QP602, the big self-priming pump will draught water through […]

HATZ 3H50T is the compact power pack to consider

Compact dimensions and convincing power are values prized in the latest offering from the H series by Hatz with the 3H50T model able to fit in the smallest of space. Technical refinement of the 3H50T also allow this model to offer the best fuel efficiency in its class, key among all models the H series […]

Trailco travelling irrigators are the most reliable

Trailco Irrigation (Aust.) is a Queensland based manufacturer that is proud to be both Australian and family owned. The company has been active in the manufacture and design of conventional three valve (main, pilot and shut-off) travelling Irrigators since 1969. Through its dedicated manufacturing facility, Combined Engineering, the company has marketed its patented single valve […]

Power Equipment Yanmar irrigation packs and John Deere industrial engines

This year, Power Equipment celebrates their 30th Anniversary of supplying engines, generators and irrigation solutions to Australian industry and agricultural sectors. Over this period the range has evolved in line with technology and industry demands to comprise a line-up of over 100 models specifically for industry demands. Yanmar irrigation packs are just such an example […]

Franklin Electric reduces irrigation costs with solar pumps

Irrigated agriculture is big business in Australia, it produces more than 20% of the total value of Australian agricultural production. Traditionally, irrigation pumps are powered by diesel or electrical energy supplied from the grid. However, with the cost of solar panels decreasing and solar rebates available to offset costs, solar pumps have now become a […]

KY General Engineering irrigation pumps built locally

KY General Engineering provides a self-priming centrifugal pump that is ideal for any agricultural application including irrigation and effluent removal or dewatering applications. These include engine driven and PTO drive pumps. And a unique aspect to KY Irrigation Pumps is that they are self-priming and don’t need inline foot valves. Ky irrigation pumps can easily […]

IB Irrigation has who and how global knowledge

Ian Baines, Director of IB International is a hands on irrigation man who has been in the Australian irrigation industry for over twenty-five years, assisting reliable smart dealers and their customers – just like you. IB International as a company has been in operation for more than 15 years now. They understand that getting quality […]

Australian organic products in demand worldwide

The domestic market for organic products is booming but exporters are also enjoying strong growth. This year’s Australian Organic report has revealed a jump in total export tonnage of 13 per cent. In total, 30,155 tonnes of organic produce and products were exported to 61 different countries. The U.S leads the way for demand with […]