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THE development of a 360-degree, surround-view system that can be retrofitted to a wide range of vehicles is set to increase the safety of reversing and manoeuvring large vehicles.
THE development of a 360-degree, surround-view system that can be retrofitted to a wide range of vehicles is set to increase the safety of reversing and manoeuvring large vehicles.
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ANIMAL activists are harming the hard-earned reputation of the RSPCA by clouding community perception, says NSW CEO Steve Coleman. ANIMAL activists are harming the hard-earned reputation of the RSPCA by clouding community perception, says NSW CEO Steve Coleman.
“NOT my problem” is a line landholders can't afford to take on predation, says the National Wild Dog Action team. “NOT my problem” is a line landholders can't afford to take on predation, says the National Wild Dog Action team.
GREATER areas of Australia’s wheat belt may become susceptible to stripe rust as the disease continues to evolve and adapt to warmer climates. GREATER areas of Australia’s wheat belt may become susceptible to stripe rust as the disease continues to evolve and adapt to warmer climates.
A WHOLE new legion of primary school kids will get the opportunity take part in Dairy Australia’s popular Picasso Cows program, which has been expanded this year.
A WHOLE new legion of primary school kids will get the opportunity take part in Dairy Australia’s popular Picasso Cows program, which has been expanded this year.
21 Jul 14 GPS Ag, a wholly owned subsidiary of precision agriculture provider Novariant, has assigned the rights of its Australian distribution to its longstanding partner, Ag Leader Technology.
NEW Holland has launched the Seeding the Future for a Sustainable Life Photo Contest and is calling on entries from across Australia and the Asia Pacific region to take part.
20 Jul 14 NEW Holland has launched the Seeding the Future for a Sustainable Life Photo Contest and is calling on entries from across Australia and the Asia Pacific region to take part. | Eyes in the sky improve farm...  | 3D prints revolutionise design 
SIDE-BY-SIDE and ATV supplier, Polaris, has called for an independent audit of Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI) market data to ensure integrity and accuracy in the reporting process.
19 Jul 14 SIDE-BY-SIDE and ATV supplier, Polaris, has called for an independent audit of Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI) market data to ensure integrity and accuracy in the... | Polaris boosts market share 
AN agricultural manufacturer has moved into the high-tech era with sophisticated 3D printing equipment boosting product development.
12 Jul 14 AN agricultural manufacturer has moved into the high-tech era with sophisticated 3D printing equipment boosting product development. | Machinery trends under review  | PA investment pays off 
SOUTHERN NSW-based Upton Engineering has been appointed the Australian master dealer and the stocking distributor for the Pierce range of centre pivot and lateral move irrigators.
10 Jul 14 SOUTHERN NSW-based Upton Engineering has been appointed the Australian master dealer and the stocking distributor for the Pierce range of centre pivot and lateral move irrigators. | PA investment pays off  | New combination a first 
DRONE technology is producing big savings for an NZ farming family who use pilotless craft to monitor stock and farm infrastructure.
08 Jul 14 DRONE technology is producing big savings for an NZ farming family who use pilotless craft to monitor stock and farm infrastructure.
DALBY on Queensland’s Darling Downs has become home to an Australian-first with the unveiling by local equipment dealer Access Import Services of a unique dump truck and scraper combo.
06 Jul 14  1 DALBY on Queensland’s Darling Downs has become home to an Australian-first with the unveiling by local equipment dealer Access Import Services of a unique dump truck and scraper combo. | PA investment pays off  | Machinery trends under review 
SOUTH Australian farmers Tom Robinson and his father Ashley have put the new Case IH Steiger Rowtrac tractor they purchased in April through its paces sowing this year’s winter crops.
05 Jul 14 SOUTH Australian farmers Tom Robinson and his father Ashley have put the new Case IH Steiger Rowtrac tractor they purchased in April through its paces sowing this year’s winter crops. | Machinery trends under review 
30 Jun 14 PERTH-BASED McIntosh Distribution has become a reseller of the Trimble WeedSeeker system in Australia.
VIDEO: CASCADE farmer Rodd King is reaping the benefits of a significant investment in precision agriculture (PA) techniques and an iPad-based data-sharing system.
29 Jun 14 VIDEO: CASCADE farmer Rodd King is reaping the benefits of a significant investment in precision agriculture (PA) techniques and an iPad-based data-sharing system. | High hopes for grain inquiry  | Grain venture boosts buying clout 
THE first Case IH Magnum 370 CVT tractor sold in Australia has been handed over to the Miller family at Trangie in central west NSW by Three Rivers Machinery, Warren.
29 Jun 14 THE first Case IH Magnum 370 CVT tractor sold in Australia has been handed over to the Miller family at Trangie in central west NSW by Three Rivers Machinery, Warren. | Herbicide from heights  | Rivulis secures John Deere Water 
NINE and a half years ago Victorian earthmoving contractor Philip Chisholm purchased an O’Bryan HD 4.5 Carry Grade scraper from local Swan Hill machinery builder, Murray Valley Lasers.
28 Jun 14  1 NINE and a half years ago Victorian earthmoving contractor Philip Chisholm purchased an O’Bryan HD 4.5 Carry Grade scraper from local Swan Hill machinery builder, Murray Valley Lasers. | Deni delivers sowing surprise  | Machinery trends under review 
THE Series 1000 lawn tractor from Cub Cadet is fitted with V-Twin engines which range from 15kW in the LTX 1042 up to 20.25kW in the GTX 1054.
24 Jun 14 THE Series 1000 lawn tractor from Cub Cadet is fitted with V-Twin engines which range from 15kW in the LTX 1042 up to 20.25kW in the GTX 1054.
THE newest addition to Rover’s walk-behind lawn mower range is the heavy-duty Regal Self-Propelled Mulch n Catch mower.
23 Jun 14 THE newest addition to Rover’s walk-behind lawn mower range is the heavy-duty Regal Self-Propelled Mulch n Catch mower.
RIVULIS Irrigation, which was recently acquired by FIMI Opportunity Funds, is the new company replacing John Deere Water.
22 Jun 14 RIVULIS Irrigation, which was recently acquired by FIMI Opportunity Funds, is the new company replacing John Deere Water. | Machinery trends under review  | Herbicide from heights 
NEW Holland’s new TT4 economy utility tractor range is targeted at the ever-expanding economy tractor market.
21 Jun 14 NEW Holland’s new TT4 economy utility tractor range is targeted at the ever-expanding economy tractor market. | Herbicide from heights  | Machinery trends under review 
20 Jun 14 POLARIS has again led the Australian ATV and side-by-side market in May with a 26pc market share result, increasing its year-to-date market share to 23pc.
YAMAHA Sky Division has been granted licensing by the SA Health Department, enabling them to disperse herbicides in the State with the RMAX unmanned agricultural helicopter.
16 Jun 14 YAMAHA Sky Division has been granted licensing by the SA Health Department, enabling them to disperse herbicides in the State with the RMAX unmanned agricultural helicopter. | Machinery trends under review 
TRENDS and best practice in the machinery industry will be examined at next month's Tractor and Machinery Association (TMA) annual conference in Melbourne.
15 Jun 14 TRENDS and best practice in the machinery industry will be examined at next month's Tractor and Machinery Association (TMA) annual conference in Melbourne. | New-generation hay balers  | Deni delivers sowing surprise 
AN EXECUTIVE of a Canadian precision seeding manufacturer got more than he bargained for when he visited Laurie and Pam Beer’s property at Deniliquin in the NSW Riverina to inspect winter sowing operations.
14 Jun 14 AN EXECUTIVE of a Canadian precision seeding manufacturer got more than he bargained for when he visited Laurie and Pam Beer’s property at Deniliquin in the NSW Riverina to inspect...
CASE IH has unveiled a new generation of hay balers, with the Australian release of the RB5 Series round baler.
08 Jun 14 CASE IH has unveiled a new generation of hay balers, with the Australian release of the RB5 Series round baler. | Harvesters under the hammer  | Farm-built seeder delivers 
A FARM-BUILT seeder seven years in the making is proving its worth at Gary Fiechtner’s Darling Downs farm.
07 Jun 14 A FARM-BUILT seeder seven years in the making is proving its worth at Gary Fiechtner’s Darling Downs farm. | MF eyes mid-power market  | Harvesters under the hammer 
THE crops are in, the rain is here and now growers in the south are on the hunt for headers.
04 Jun 14 THE crops are in, the rain is here and now growers in the south are on the hunt for headers.
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It's high time that our industry looked at options we need to adopt or at least consider, to
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Yes we can measure the 100ppmv increase in co2 and observe with the help of all that water vapor
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It cost the Chinese a lot less to cut the top than for growers to shear twice. I reckon it costs
22 Jul 14  1 More residents in Wannon, an electoral division in south-west Victoria will have access super-fast broadband with the announcement that construction has started in Balmoral, Macarthur...
Entries have been extended for the Royal Melbourne Show Beef Cattle and Beef Carcase Competitions.22 Jul 14 Entries have been extended for the Royal Melbourne Show Beef Cattle and Beef Carcase Competitions.