Wimmera Machinery Field days cancelled for 2021

And along with that news, it dashes hope of many cancelled Field Day from 2020 that were expecting to recover their losses in 2021. The irony is that the Wimmera Machinery Field days (WFMD) was the very last event on the Field days calendar to be held, when it opened for business on the 3 […]

Kirovets put to work in the Wimmera

Wimmera farmers got the chance to see the Kirovets 744R at work, with the Russian brute put to work ahead of a 60-foot seeder bar on a Dimboola property. Source: The Weekly Times It was a demonstration organised by Craig Milne, who is importing the tractors through the Australian Productivity Council. He said about 20 people came to see […]

Russians to invade Wimmera Machinery Field Days

For the first time in Australia, a new-model Kirovets 744R articulated tractor will be on show to the public at the Wimmera Machinery Field Days. Source: The Weekly Times The 744R comes in four models, from 300-428hp (221-315kW), and while Russian-built tractors have been sold in Australia before, none bearing this name. The man behind the move is […]