ON-FARM

Converted belly dumper makes a great grouper

THE PFITZNER family who farm just north of Griffith in New South Wales have racked up almost 20 years of service from a belly dumper trailer they converted to a grouper.

Ben White
 Michael Pfitzner on the farm in Griffith NSW.

Michael Pfitzner on the farm in Griffith NSW.

Michael Pfitzner said they jumped on the opportunity to buy the trailer in 2002 knowing it would make an ideal grouper for the cropping operation, after a bit of cut and shut in the workshop. After...

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