Last Updated: March 30, 2015

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Reducing field days dismissed

THE  Victorian Agricultural Shows Association has defended the number of field days held in Victoria.

Swan Hill field days Second year for Swan Hill

Second year for Swan Hill
SOME sites are still available for the second running of the Swan Hill Region Field Days on April 22.

Focus on health at Farm World

Wimmera Machinery Field Days. Dairy Week, Schultz Sisters. Terang
BEYONDBLUE has praised Farm World organisers for putting a firm focus on health and wellbeing this year.

Pups to herd ducks at Farm World

Pups to herd ducks at Farm World
THE sight of a Kelpie pup shepherding a bunch of disdainful ducks never fails to draw an enthusiastic crowd.

SEALS make a splash

SEALS make a splash
ROB and Evelyn Timmer are out to make a splash at Lardner Park with their mobile dive tank.

RFDS dentists fly into Farm World

RFDS dentists fly into Farm World
THE Royal Flying Doctor Service will be at Farm World.

Sharp tips for saws

 how to sharpen a chainsaw
KNOWING when to sharpen your chainsaw is one of the things you’ll learn at the VC Traders stand at Farm World.

Farm World pasture display grows

Farm World pasture display grows
FARM World’s display of hundreds of pasture and fodder varieties over the past seven years is growing.

Super Tank has a catch

 The Australian Travelling Fishing Show 15m long mobile display tank 18 Sep 2006. fish
CATCHING different fish requires different fishing techniques.

NZ bale feeder vies for prize

NZ bale feeder vies for prize
A NEW Zealand-made bale feeder will be vying for a Farm World Machine of the Year prize.

Serving to nourish minds

Serving to nourish minds
AUSTRALIAN producers will be showcased at the Paddock to Plate tent at Farm World.

Bryce to speak at Farm World

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ONE of Australia’s most influential women will speak at the Farm World Women in Agriculture function.

Ag field days face question

Henty Machinery Field days 2014, day 3
THE number of agricultural field days across Victoria has been called into question.

Are field days still relevant?

Wimmera Machinery Field Days. Dairy Week, Schultz Sisters. Terang
TOUGH seasons impact on all of us involved in agribusiness — not just farmers.

Krone hot at Farm World

Krone hot at Farm World
KRONE’S Comprima V 150 XC X-treme round baler is a hot chance to take out the Farm World Unpowered Machine of the Year.

Farm World app Cata-Logs events

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A NEW app that allows you to plan your visit to Farm World is available for free download on the Lardner Park website.

Try before you buy at Farm World

 Farm World at Lardner Park. Day 1. from Left Wal Edgar, Jamie Watson and Andy Baxter
FOR the first time at Farm World, prospective machinery purchasers can try before they buy.

Productivity focus at Farm World

 Farm World 2012
THE theme for Farm World 2015 is farm productivity.

Good ideas sprout at Lucindale

New Sprout cooking school
LUCINDALE is surrounded by a fresh food producers and finding new ways to cook that produce is the focus of Sprout Cooking School.

Top dogs to put on a show

Top dogs to put on a show
THE best yard dogs in Australia’s south east will be at the South East Field Days at Lucindale.

Mud bandits ready for Lucindale

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THE Addicted to Mud team is back at the South East Field Days at Lucindale, South Australia.

Lions hits $2m charity mark

Lions hits $2m charity mark
THE Lucindale Lions Club will donate $100,000 to the Naracoorte Hospital at the South East Field Days on Friday.

Rubin 12 makes Australian debut

Rubin 12 makes Australian debut
A NEW model compact disc harrow has its first public showing at the Elmore Tillage and Cropping Day.

See rigs in action at Elmore

 Tillage & Cropping Demonstration Day, Elmore
MANUFACTURERS will bring their tillage, boomspray and sowing equipment to the Elmore Events Centre.

Strip tilling solution

Strip tilling solution
ONE alternative to no-till seeding or complete tillage is strip tilling, where only the seed rows are cultivated.

Super sprayer’s Wimmera debut

Super sprayer’s Wimmera debut
MAKING its debut at the Wimmera field days is the Amazone UX11200 super sprayer, with boom widths up to 40m.

Jumbo red lentil have promise

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THREE new lentil varieties, including some rarely grown green lentils, will be displayed at Wimmera field days.

Rain panels a catchy idea

Rain panels a catchy idea
GEOFF Moran, of Bathurst, NSW, wondered how he could save water.

Students shine on the catwalk

 Wimmera Machinery Field Days. Fashion Parade
TEXTILE students from Horsham College will showcase their creations at the Wimmera field days.

Keeping the kids happy

 Wimmera Machinery Field Days, kids playground
KNOWING the kids are entertained means more fun for you at the Wimmera field days.

Myki may roll into regions

Train signs

A DECISION could be made to roll out the Myki ticketing system across country Victoria later this year.

Three more live baiting charges

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POLICE have charged another three people in relation to allegations of live baiting in the Greyhound racing industry.

Milk price still settling

Milk price still settling

MAJOR milk processors are sending mixed signals about if they will follow WCB’s lead and top up farmgate prices.

New Arion has a touch of Claas

New Arion has a touch of Claas

CLAAS Harvest Centre has confirmed a new Arion 400 series will be arriving in Australia next year.

Take a butcher’s hook

CL: Ivan the Butcher and his shop in Newry.

IVAN McNally’s butcher shop in Newry has two cash registers; the old one and the new one.

Going native one step at a time

Jindi Farm Bush Foods

LESLIE Smith wanders through her farm at Jindivick in Gippsland with daughter Leila.