The local food movement is gaining popularity in Australia. With more people demanding better quality, better tasting and more ethically produced food. Farmers’ Markets are therefore growing in popularity too. They allow producers and consumers to deal directly cutting out the big supermarket chains. Giving customers an opportunity to get to know the farmer and […]
All tractor implements such as slashers, flail mowers, spreaders and finishing mowers need some form of maintenance. From scheduled oil changes and greasing to keeping running gear aligned and ground engaging tools in good order. Most of the time the longevity of a machine relies on the operator and an understanding of how the implement […]
There is absolutely nothing like growing your own fresh food! Fortunately, you can build your own veggie patch and grow practically anything you want, and you can get all those fabulous seasonal foods, too. If you’re thinking of putting in a veggie patch, though, please be aware – your veggie patch doesn’t have to be […]
When it comes to matching your tractor with the right tractor implements, the size and weight of the implements plus the power of your tractor (Horse Power) are all fundamental factors. Horsepower (HP) rating is one of the main methods the agricultural industry measures a tractor’s size. Please be aware there is a different HP […]
If you’ve got a large area of grass to manage and your looking for an effective alternative to a ride-on mower you have a few options available; such as a slasher, finishing mower or flail mower / mulcher but what are the differences? And which implement is the best fit for your grass cutting needs? […]
Buying online is second nature to most people, but with agricultural machinery, there are some real risks and potential safety hazards to consider. Ensure you are buying equipment that is safe, compliant, warranted, with spare parts readily available plus ongoing support if required. Purchasing Agricultural Machinery Online – The Risks, Explained Prior to purchasing online […]
Compost is one of the most valuable in-house resources of any rural business. It is an investment in the overall health of your soil and a great way to replace nutrients lost through harvesting. Unlike mulching, which uses raw materials laid directly on the soil, composting is a refining process. The refining process improves the value of mulch […]
Slashing is a must for clearing vegetation and slashers are also the best way to manage ground cover. That said, there are good slashers and there are some that simply don’t make the grade in Australian conditions. Before you purchase a slasher make sure you do your homework. Australia’s unique range of terrains and climates […]
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.
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