Seeka has a large fleet of Italian-built Antonio Carraro TN5800 Major tractors supplied by Hamilton-based importer/distributor Doug McFarlane Limited.

Having got throught the ravages of PSA, kiwifruit production has bounced back delivering record harvests and record prices for orchards.

The ERO Impulse pneumatic defoliator delivers a pulsed flow of compressed air to shred and remove the green leaf material from apples during the ripening stages.

Probably better known in the viticulture sector, Tractor Repairs and Spares (TRS) is now expanding into the horticulture area - with a focus on apple - after purchasing the FMR business in late 2020.

The BA Smart Sprayer reduces spray inputs and spray loss beyond crop canopies.

Claimed to have some of the most revolutionary spray technology to enter the Australasian market, the BA Smart Sprayer is now available in New Zealand.

The Maschio Tigre mulchers are available in 1.7 or 1.8 metre working widths and can deal with residues of up to 12cm in diameter.

With the gradual rise in horsepower of tractors being used in orchards, Power Farming NZ has introduced a duo of heavy-duty mulchers aimed at capitalising on this extra power.

 

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