Strong demand for machinery and vehicles

Machinery and vehicle sales are tracking well this year.

07 MAY 2021

Tractors

Strong demand for machinery and vehicles
Strong demand for machinery and vehicles
Strong demand for machinery and vehicles
Strong demand for machinery and vehicles

Massey Ferguson 8S series tractors win Red Dot Design Award

Massey Ferguson's 8S series of tractors has won a prestigious design award.

19 APR 2021

Tractors

Massey Ferguson 8S series tractors win Red Dot Design Award
Massey Ferguson 8S series tractors win Red Dot Design Award
Massey Ferguson 8S series tractors win Red Dot Design Award

Record breaking tractor sales period continues

This year is on track for 14,000 tractor sales.

01 APR 2021

Tractors

Record breaking tractor sales period continues
Record breaking tractor sales period continues

John Deere announces new sprayers, tractors and seeding gear

John Deere has released a wide range of new broadacre sprayers, tractors and seeding gear.

05 MAR 2021

Tractors

John Deere announces new sprayers, tractors and seeding gear

Best tractor sales result in 40 years

Tractor sales in 2020 were the best in almost 40 years.

13 JAN 2021

Tractors

Best tractor sales result in 40 years
Best tractor sales result in 40 years

Helmut Claas passes away

Claas machinery pioneer Helmut Claas has died.

11 JAN 2021

Tractors

Helmut Claas passes away
Helmut Claas passes away

Vaderstad ups the Tempo

Vaderstad's latest Tempo seeder has a working width of 12m.

12 FEB 2021

Seeding

Vaderstad ups the Tempo
Vaderstad ups the Tempo
Vaderstad ups the Tempo
Vaderstad ups the Tempo

Lemken celebrates 240th anniversary

Lemken has been making tillage gear for more than 200 years.

16 OCT 2020

Seeding

Lemken celebrates 240th anniversary
Lemken celebrates 240th anniversary
Lemken celebrates 240th anniversary

New Morris C3 seeding drills offer variable pressure packing

McIntosh Distribution in WA has announced the release of the Morris C3 seeding drill.

31 AUG 2020

Seeding

New Morris C3 seeding drills offer variable pressure packing

Great Plains Spartan upgraded

The Spartan range of triple disc seeders has been substantially upgraded.

17 AUG 2020

Seeding

Great Plains Spartan upgraded
Great Plains Spartan upgraded

Seedstorm demo draws a crowd to Gnowangerup

SeedStorm's bridge frame has three ranks of tines with a front bar for optional leading coulters.

30 JUN 2020

Seeding

Seedstorm demo draws a crowd to Gnowangerup
Seedstorm demo draws a crowd to Gnowangerup

New cart for John Deere

John Deere's latest air seeder cart has a 22,900L capacity.

03 JUN 2020

Seeding

New cart for John Deere
New cart for John Deere

Self-propelled sprayer testing under way in WA

Two self-propelled sprayers have been tested for boom stability by the Kondinin Group.

07 MAY 2021

Spraying

Self-propelled sprayer testing under way in WA
Self-propelled sprayer testing under way in WA
Self-propelled sprayer testing under way in WA
Self-propelled sprayer testing under way in WA

Goldacres announces autonomous tow behind sprayer

Goldacres is working on an autonomous sprayer fitted with camera-based weed detection.

10 MAR 2021

Spraying

Goldacres announces autonomous tow behind sprayer
Goldacres announces autonomous tow behind sprayer
Goldacres announces autonomous tow behind sprayer

Amazone launches Super sprayer

Amazone's latest trailed sprayer can be fitted with booms up to 40m in width.

21 DEC 2020

Spraying

Amazone launches Super sprayer
Amazone launches Super sprayer

WEED-IT Quadro upgrades now available

Pulse Width Modulation is now available on WEED-IT Quadro spot sprayers.

11 NOV 2020

Spraying

 WEED-IT Quadro upgrades now available

Hardi adds H-SELECT option to trailed Commanders

Hardi Commander trailed sprayers can now be fitted with H-SELECT nozzle technology.

14 OCT 2020

Spraying

Hardi adds H-SELECT option to trailed Commanders
Hardi adds H-SELECT option to trailed Commanders

Goldacres cements presence in WA

Goldacres has purchased a machinery dealership in WA.

05 OCT 2020

Spraying

Goldacres cements presence in WA
Goldacres cements presence in WA

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Spiked interest in extracting harvester capacity

Extracting harvester capacity with minimal losses and clean sample via some machine tweaks.

15 DEC 2020

Harvesting

Spiked interest in extracting harvester capacity
Spiked interest in extracting harvester capacity
Spiked interest in extracting harvester capacity
Spiked interest in extracting harvester capacity

Tested: Brüder harvester blowdown tool

Brüder Kompressor Force 5 Megablaster testing impresses when paired with hefty compressor.

13 NOV 2020

Harvesting

Tested: Brüder harvester blowdown tool
Tested: Brüder harvester blowdown tool
Tested: Brüder harvester blowdown tool

Harvest fire alert system available to farmer group

A new text messaging service to warn of dangerous harvest conditions has been launched.

11 NOV 2020

Harvesting

Harvest fire alert system available to farmer group

AGCO's IDEAL harvester to carry Fendt branding

A Fendt badge will be on the IDEAL harvester when sold in Australia and New Zealand.

26 OCT 2020

Harvesting

AGCO
AGCO

John Deere expands mower range

John Deere has added to its MoCo range of mower-conditioners.

02 OCT 2020

Harvesting

John Deere expands mower range
John Deere expands mower range

Harvest weed seed control proves effective in reducing brome grass

Harvest weed seed control can make a difference to reducing the impact of species like brome grass.

14 SEP 2020

Harvesting

Harvest weed seed control proves effective in reducing brome grass
Harvest weed seed control proves effective in reducing brome grass

Big turnout at WANTFA field day

A WANTFA demonstration day last week at Bolgart in WA proved popular.

31 AUG 2020

Tillage

Big turnout at WANTFA field day
Big turnout at WANTFA field day
Big turnout at WANTFA field day
Big turnout at WANTFA field day

Morris Industries secures new owner

Morris Industries has been bought out by Rite Way Mfg Co.

02 JUL 2020

Tillage

Morris Industries secures new owner
Morris Industries secures new owner
Morris Industries secures new owner

New Catros models added to Amazone line up

Amazone has extended its range of Catros disc harrows.

25 MAR 2020

Tillage

New Catros models added to Amazone line up
New Catros models added to Amazone line up

Amazone adds mechanical hoes to its range

Amazone's plant protection approach includes mechanical weeding.

11 DEC 2019

Tillage

Amazone adds mechanical hoes to its range

New deep ripping tools trialled

Two new plough harrow designs from Agrowplow may offer benefits for deep ripping.

12 JUN 2019

Tillage

New deep ripping tools trialled
New deep ripping tools trialled

Lemken introduces high wear part range

Lemken wear parts are now branded as either Dural or Duramaxx.

24 APR 2019

Tillage

Lemken introduces high wear part range
Lemken introduces high wear part range

New Rangers added to Ford's ute line up

Ford has boosted its Ranger ute models.

02 MAY 2021

Farm equipment

New Rangers added to Ford
New Rangers added to Ford
New Rangers added to Ford
New Rangers added to Ford

Honda confirms ATV market exit

Honda will stop selling ATVs in Australia this October.

23 APR 2021

Farm equipment

Honda confirms ATV market exit
Honda confirms ATV market exit
Honda confirms ATV market exit

O'Connors expands dealer network in Victoria

Two Agrimac Case IH dealerships in Victoria have been purchased by O'Connors.

21 APR 2021

Farm equipment

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Vehicle and bike sales on the rise

Utes, quad bikes and side-by-sides are in demand this year.

14 APR 2021

Farm equipment

Vehicle and bike sales on the rise

Kuhn shows off new round balers

Kuhn's latest round balers have a variety of onboard sensors to help baler functionality.

26 MAR 2021

Farm equipment

Kuhn shows off new round balers
Kuhn shows off new round balers

Fodder festival gets balers baling

This week's Fodder Festival at Elmore, Victoria, saw plenty of machinery in action.

19 MAR 2021

Farm equipment

Fodder festival gets balers baling
Fodder festival gets balers baling