B100 BAG LIFTER-Top quality components : industry-quality rams, protective bushes and grease nipples on pivots, metal double-braid hoses. Large rear visibility. Generous-sized , closed-on-top posts, preventing water and fertilizer entries. Large clearance in the machine-solded chassis for transmission. Faultless operating mechanism, positioning the bale right above the hopper. Fit to all brands of spreaders. […]
INTERNATIONAL Dairy Week at Tatura is not renowned for its machinery displays but showing its latest range of cultivation and seeding equipment proved a good decision for FarmTech Machinery.
FarmTech sales and marketing manager Phil Hartley said he was run off his feet with interest from dairy farmers. […]
THE Miles family at Kotupna has an efficient and sustainable way to take care of about 6000 cubic metres of straw and manure each year.
The straw and manure, a by-product of the family's 1000-sow piggery and 400-head capacity cattle feedlot, is re-used on the property by being broadcast as compost over paddocks and worked into the soil.
It's a practice they have been using successfully for years, but just recently the job of spreading the compost was made much easier with the purchase of a Jeantil manure spreader. […]
SOUTH Australian grain grower Randall Wilksch likes to be as precise as possible when it comes to farm inputs.
His precision agriculture approach even stretches to applying snail bait at sowing.
And to ensure the snail bait is applied evenly and cost-effectively, Randall uses a Lehner Uni Vario spreader. […]
“All plants require a fertile soil in which to grow, but fertility alone is not enough. Plants also need water and air to produce a good crop. Adequate soil moisture is necessary for a good yield. Lack of water or too much water can both adversely affect yield.”
FarmTech Machinery, manufacturers and distributors of Australia's premier high utility soil implement, the AERVATOR series, are keen exponents of the science behind solid aeration farming practices. […]
Farm Tech Machinery's Derek Modra says the individual bale market is growing as the dairy industry develops and there is a growth in the amount of feed being traded.
Farm Tech Machinery imports the Tube-Line tube wrapper and Tanco round and square bale wrappers. […]
The Europart Turbo Jet can be mounted on any of your existing soil implements (tined cultivator, disc cultivator, roll compactor, subsoiler etc) to seed cover or catch crop in one way with field cultivation. That reduces weed pressure, improves soil structure and collects nitrates for the following main crop. […]