Last Updated: November 21, 2014

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Header sure to have wide appeal

THE first commercially available 60-foot header front is in service in western NSW and on its way to Victoria.

Toyota’s secret Top End tests

THE Toyota 4Runner is set to return to Australia — and here are photos of it during top-secret testing.

Tractor tuned to tackle polar trek

SIR Edmund Hilary’s 1958 tractor trek to the South Pole will be emulated in a 5000km epic expedition.

Header sure to have wide appeal

Header sure to have wide appeal

THE first commercially available 60-foot header front is in service in western NSW and on its way to Victoria.

New Holland powers forward

New Holland powers forward

NEW Holland will release the most powerful continuously variable transmission tractor in 2015.

Hay tools bail out local market

 Mg 2851 Krone Big Pack HD balers High Speed

SALES of new tractors in Victoria are bucking the trend with year-to-date unit sales up 7 per cent on this time last year.

Tractor tuned to tackle polar trek

Tractor tuned to tackle polar trek

SIR Edmund Hilary’s 1958 tractor trek to the South Pole will be emulated in a 5000km epic expedition.

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MG sportscars a choice vintage

MG sportscars a choice vintage

CAR enthusiasts often baulk when asked to choose a favourite, but MG fan Marguerite Morgan has no problem.

Museum collection Museum a tribute to Banjo

North East Victoria Trip

THINK of the Snowy River and most people imagine Banjo Paterson’s famous poem.

Shed Farm’s salute to the steam age

Lakeside Antique Machinery Museum

GIPPSLAND locals are accustomed to seeing Peter Coleman chugging along on his steam roller.

Warracknabeal Museum Museum’s good medicine

Longerernong, Agricultural College

A BEQUEST from a Warracknabeal doctor has the town’s Wheatlands Agricultural Museum on the move.

Motoring

Toyota’s secret Top End tests

Spy Photos - Test Model - Toyota

THE Toyota 4Runner is set to return to Australia — and here are photos of it during top-secret testing.

The future First Aussie car made in China

Supplied News Photo of Ford Everest launch live from Beijing now

AS the Australian car manufacturing ends, here’s a glimpse of the future. A car designed, engineered in Australia is built in China.

US truck imports carving a niche

Elmore Field Days 2014 Wednesday

LIGHT trucks imported from the US have made their mark in rural Australia.

Take the gang any place

Take the gang any place

THE Mazda BT-50 has the interior features of a car, the ruggedness of an off-roader and value for money.

Taking the hard work out of baling

Elmore Field Days 2014 Wednesday

A BALE accumulator and Tenpack Bale Grab were getting plenty of attention at the Elmore Field Days.

Beaut bin tops show

Henty Machinery Field days 2014, day 3

QUALITY finish set apart Coolamon Steelworks’ 50-tonne chaser bin at the Henty Field Days.

Value in cutting out middle men

Elmore Field Days 2014 Wednesday

YOU might expect to pay up to $70,000 for this Turkish-made Igli 6m multidisc speed tiller — not $42,500.

Deadly snakes to go on display

Deadly snakes on display

FIVE of the world’s most venomous snakes will slither about at the Wandin-Silvan Field Days this week.

Nats fight for ABC

APAL energy-saving orchard walks, Ardmona

A NATIONALS senator will seek assurances from the ABC that there’ll be no reduction in regional radio services.

East clubs discuss options

Warburton goal posts

ELLINBANK and District League’s east division clubs are examining their options after a board of management meeting.

New era looms for levies

New era looms for levies

A LOOMING shake-up of the way livestock levies are administered has split the industry.

Header sure to have wide appeal

Header sure to have wide appeal

THE first commercially available 60-foot header front is in service in western NSW and on its way to Victoria.

Cotton on to Morgan

Cotton on to Morgan

AN OCEAN Grove illustrator has sewn up a deal with a global clothing brand.

Editor’s Letter: October 2014

 Natalee Ward. Weekly Times. HWT staff.

THE Weekly Times held its first FORUM last month, a day for farmers to get together and hear from some successful producers and marketing gurus on how to build a strong business brand.