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Friday, 06 July 2018 11:55

SIP a VIP at Mystery Creek

Flying the flag at Fieldays via its New Zealand distributor Webbline and export sales manager Sebastjan Bogataj, the machinery manufacturer SIP — the largest in Slovenia — was a relatively unknown name, but it showed a wide range of products.

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Friday, 06 July 2018 08:55

She’s a truck; not a ute!

Prominently displayed at the Mercedes Benz site at Fieldays was a vehicle that gives merit to the saying ‘there’s plenty of life in the old dog yet’.

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Friday, 06 July 2018 07:55

Canny Scot knows how to tow

It's apparent that New Zealand farmers and contractors accept the benefits of high-spec, tractor-drawn tipping trailers: a wide range of brands were on display at Fieldays.

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Thursday, 05 July 2018 08:55

Time for fresh thinking on Fieldays

OPINION: The Winter Solstice has passed, the nights are drawing out and National Fieldays has been and gone – hooray to all three.

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Wednesday, 04 July 2018 08:55

Nats call for practical policies

National Party leader Simon Bridges says the biggest challenges farmers face are the environment and their right to farm.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 03 July 2018 10:55

Farmers not alone on climate change

Farmers more than any other New Zealanders will be negatively impacted by the effects of climate change, says Climate Change Minister James Shaw.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 03 July 2018 10:40

Smoothie approach to sheep milk

Beyond Massey University’s cheeseboard at Fieldays was the objective of promoting sheep milking.

Published in General News
Sunday, 01 July 2018 09:55

Green, green grass of Eire

Utilisation of available grass, a key to New Zealand’s dairying success, is known to result in lower costs of production.

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Friday, 29 June 2018 10:55

Stirrer, power unit for poo handling

Effluent handling specialist Hi Tech Enviro Solutions showed several new products at Fieldays, among them a shore-based stirrer and a portable skid unit for powering high output effluent pumps.

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Wednesday, 27 June 2018 11:55

Farmers seek info at Fieldays

Dairy farmers at Fieldays went searching for information on Mycoplasma bovis.

Published in General News

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