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Murrumbateman Field Day

Murrumbateman Field Day

Southern Cross Ag Machinery is Exhibiting with Semco This week Southern Cross Machinery will be exhibiting at the Murrumbateman Field Day with Semco. On the 20th & 21st October, 500 exhibitors will assemble on 40 acres and host 22,000 people. The Murrumbateman Field Day is one of the region’s premier events and the flagship annual […]

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mulching and composting in macadamia farms

The Benefits of Mulching & Composting in Macadamia Farms

Macadamia growers aim to provide consumers with the highest quality macadamias at competitive prices, using innovative techniques and drawing on their valuable knowledge. To do this successfully, a committed approach to wholistic and sustainable agriculture is needed. For the industry to be sustainable, farmers are encouraged to learn how to use available natural resources in […]

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Should Sports Grounds and Open Spaces be Mulched or Slashed?

Sports Grounds – should they be mulched or slashed? There are many reasons why sports grounds and public open spaces should be mulched rather than slashed. Mulching reduces weeds and unwanted plants, over time eliminating the need for pesticides. This is important from a health perspective, as sports and public grounds are used by children […]

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Top Tips for Farmers' Markets Success

Top Tips for Farmers’ Market Success and the Growth of the Local Food Movement

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 […]

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The Basics of Tractor Implement Maintenance

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 […]

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