Mulching is one of the fundamental operations in any form of farming. It’s invaluable for returning nutrients to the soil, supporting new crop growth, and supporting soil biota which provides valuable nutrients for crops. Mulch is also an economic consideration. The more mulch you have available, the less you need to spend on fertilisers, phosphate […]
After sales care is one of the most important parts of any business. For buyers, after sales service ensures the maintenance and quality of their purchase. For sellers, after sales service improves customer satisfaction. And when it comes to agricultural machinery, the importance of after sales care only intensifies.
Healthy and structurally sound soils are as complex as they are fertile. A good soil structure should consist of a sufficient amount of minerals. It is important to know what minerals are in your soil, and this can be determined by performing a simple soil test. Depending on what you intend to use the soil […]
To put it simply, slashing is the older method and form of technology, and mulching involves more modern methods and machinery. Both seek to serve more or less the same purpose: to cut the grass or pasture; whilst leaving the organic matter on the ground (Chop N’ Drop). This serves as organic fertiliser (mulch) for […]
Taking care of your pastures is of an importance that cannot be understated. Looked-after pastures provide continually good grazing for animals, absorb rainfall, filter runoff, and reduce erosion. Here are 4 tips to care for your pastures. Testing Your Soil: “Has the soil been tested?” asked the man, “Yer, nothing too serious,” replied Darryl, who […]
Next Field Days – Southern Cross Ag Machinery will be exhibiting at Farm World (30 March – 2 April 2017) at Lardner Park Warragul. We will be showcasing our range with our local dealer Alto Motors (www.altomotors.com.au). Come and visit the site to see our Southern Cross range of slashers, finishing mowers and tractor implements. In addition to this customers can view our German […]
Purchasing agricultural machinery is a big deal. Like any major investment, agricultural machinery should enable you to profit from it down the line. For those two reasons alone, it is important to do your research and choose the right product for your wants and needs. If you don’t choose the right machine, the significant investment […]
Muthing MU-M600 Mulcher Muthing MU-M600 Mulcher – Southern Cross Ag Machinery is pleased to announce the launch of the Muthing Mulcher MU-M600 at Agquip and Henty Field Days. This rear mounting hydraulic folding six metre mulcher is German engineering at its best. Ideal for both pasture and stubble management along with general wide area mulching. Manufactured […]