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Make safety a priority this harvest

WITH harvest well and truly under way, it’s timely to remind farm owners, staff and contractors and their families to play it safe in this busy time of year.

Mark Saunders
 Heat is on: With a hot and dry summer on the cards, take some extra time to consider safety this harvest. Photo: Mark Saunders.

Heat is on: With a hot and dry summer on the cards, take some extra time to consider safety this harvest. Photo: Mark Saunders.

We can often ignore the signs of fatigue and stress when work life gets hectic and farming is no different.Take regular breaks where possible, try to get some quality sleep (not interrupted) and stay hydrated....

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A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the farming sector, brought to you by the Farming Ahead team.

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the farming sector, brought to you by the Farming Ahead team.

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Research Report: Sheds

Sheds play a vital role in farming, offering shelter and protection for people, machinery, livestock and valuable inputs like chemicals and fertiliser.

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Research Report: Harvest Weed Seed Mills

The Report includes a round up of commercially-available batching plants as well as farmer-made approaches.

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Research Report: Agritechnica 2023

Kondinin Group’s Mark Saunders, Ben White and Josh Giumelli went to Agritechnica, Germany. This report covers the key award winners from the event and some of the latest autonomous platforms displayed.

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Research Report: Fronting Up

This Research Report looks at harvester fronts including research and expertise from Kondinin Group’s Ben White, with input from harvesting specialists Brett Asphar, Kassie Van Der Westhuizen, Murray Skayman and Martin Reichelt.