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Austrian pellet spreader the ideal 'slug gun' - kick over a rock or log in the paddock and there’s a chance you’ll find slugs underneath – a legacy of the warm and damp conditions in south-eastern australia produced through three years of above-average rainfall followed by a wet summer.

Austrian pellet spreader the ideal ‘slug gun’

Kick over a rock or log in the paddock and there’s a chance you’ll find slugs underneath – a legacy of the warm and damp conditions in south-eastern Australia produced through three years of above-average rainfall followed by a wet summer. Vigilance is critical in minimising crop damage, but a small machine from Europe could…

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New oz value ag location announced - oz value ag machinery are pleased to announce the opening of a brand-new location.

New Oz Value Ag Location Announced

Oz Value Ag Machinery are pleased to announce the opening of a brand-new location. Situated in Northern Victoria at Rochester. The new Sub-Branch will be up and operating in the coming weeks. The Rochester site will be the 4th Oz Value Ag store to open and will be stocking new machinery and parts for farmers…

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Unverferth visit oz ag - june 2022

Unverferth Visit OZ Ag

June 2022 Recently we received a visit from Eric Myhre on behalf of our US Chaser Bin Supplier Unverferth Manufacturing Co, Inc. Unverferth have been operating in America since the early 1950’s and have been producing Chaser Bins since the 1980’s. With an initial design that has been improved upon across the last 40 years.…

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Favourable conditions set up season 2022 - ben and karli findlay farm at weatherboard, north-west of ballarat, at an elevation of 400 to 700 metres in an area subject to cool conditions, high rainfall and wind. They grow wheat, canola and faba beans and graze first-cross breeding ewes.

Favourable conditions set up season 2022

Ben and Karli Findlay farm at Weatherboard, north-west of Ballarat, at an elevation of 400 to 700 metres in an area subject to cool conditions, high rainfall and wind. They grow wheat, canola and faba beans and graze first-cross breeding ewes. We built a new airseeder machine and had to wait for parts, so seeding…

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Madara in the weekly times 'crop gear' may 2022 - madara is a relative newcomer to the australian market, offering a rock picker and rake made in bulgaria by one of that country’s biggest farm machinery manufacturers.  

Madara in The Weekly Times ‘Crop Gear’ May 2022

Madara is a relative newcomer to the Australian market, offering a rock picker and rake made in Bulgaria by one of that country’s biggest farm machinery manufacturers.   Picker The Madara Agro rock picker is a reel-type picker with a working width of 1.52m. It is hydraulic-driven and comprises a lattice rake with replaceable teeth,…

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Spreading bigger benefits - a versatile broadacre spreader out of south america is the latest new name to launch on the australian farm machinery market.

Spreading Bigger Benefits

A VERSATILE broadacre spreader out of South America is the latest new name to launch on the Australian farm machinery market. The first shipment of the Argentinian-built Fertec 9500 Series 6 trailing spreaders is expected within the next few weeks, to be handled exclusively in Australia by OzValue Ag in Ballarat. Sales manager Mitch Blackmore…

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Growers weigh high cost of inputs with new season promise - each year groundcover™ follows a group of growers from across australia as they manage the cropping season. In this first instalment for 2022, melissa marino introduces this year’s participants.

Growers weigh high cost of inputs with new season promise

Each year GroundCover™ follows a group of growers from across Australia as they manage the cropping season. In this first instalment for 2022, Melissa Marino introduces this year’s participants. Victoria Ben and Karli Findlay farm at Weatherboard, north-west of Ballarat at an elevation of 400 to 700 metres in an area subject to cool conditions,…

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Gts flexes its muscle - a new-look header front from south america has landed in australia and will be put through its paces at an introductory in-paddock demonstration next month.

GTS Flexes Its Muscle

A NEW-LOOK header front from South America has landed in Australia and will be put through its paces at an introductory in-paddock demonstration next month. The GTS Flexer XS front, manufactured by GTS do Brasil, will be imported and distributed exclusively by Oz Value Ag Machinery, a company based in Ballarat with branches in Kingaroy…

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Oz ag launches in nsw - recently oz value ag machinery expanded it's operation into new south wales, purchasing property and setting up in wagga wagga.

Oz AG Launches in NSW

Recently Oz Value Ag Machinery expanded it’s operation into New South Wales, purchasing property and setting up in Wagga Wagga. Over the last few years more and more Oz Value had seen the business quickly grow throughout parts of NSW, across its entire range of products they have on offer. They saw a real opportunity…

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Agronomic finesse underpins winning crop - sixth-generation weatherboard grower ben findlay produced an award-winning wheat crop, pushing above 10 tonnes per hectare, on his family's farm near ballarat, victoria. Photo: clarisa collis

Agronomic finesse underpins winning crop

Sixth-generation Weatherboard grower Ben Findlay produced an award-winning wheat crop, pushing above 10 tonnes per hectare, on his family’s farm near Ballarat, Victoria. Photo: Clarisa Collis In most years, snow settles on the shoulders of an extinct volcano that dominates the landscape where six generations of the Findlay family have farmed their ‘Heathfield’ property in…

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