Torque Talk - generous donor for military museum

THREE weeks ago Torque suggested a crowd funding exercise to help out the
THREE weeks ago Torque suggested a crowd funding exercise to help out the "vollies" at the Merredin Military Museum.
IT's nothing new in Europe.
04 Feb 17 IT's nothing new in Europe.
By KEN WILSON
TECHNOLOGY is changing everything.
Just ask AFGRI Equipment and John Deere dealer Boyup Brook branch manager Darren Newbey.
For years, a tractor with a power rating around 96kW (130hp) did the job on most farms in the district.
But now the dealership is a full product line branch, including selling class nine headers, self-propelled boomsprayers and 4WD tractors up to 373kW-plus
03 Feb 17 By KEN WILSON TECHNOLOGY is changing everything. Just ask AFGRI Equipment and John Deere dealer Boyup Brook branch manager Darren Newbey. For years, a tractor with a power rating...
MACHINERY distributor Burando Hill has been appointed Australian distributors for Dura-Products and their new automated dispensing system.
01 Feb 17 MACHINERY distributor Burando Hill has been appointed Australian distributors for Dura-Products and their new automated dispensing system.
31 Jan 17 IT'S an old adage, but it's true: They don't build 'em like they used to.
CASE IH is celebrating its 175th anniversary this year, marking a remarkable association with agriculture world-wide.
30 Jan 17 CASE IH is celebrating its 175th anniversary this year, marking a remarkable association with agriculture world-wide.
UNITED Kingdom ag and construction equipment manufacturer, JCB has kicked off the new year in style announcing one of the biggest orders in its history - a 1600 unit deal with the United States military.
29 Jan 17 UNITED Kingdom ag and construction equipment manufacturer, JCB has kicked off the new year in style announcing one of the biggest orders in its history - a 1600 unit deal with the United...
THE Farm Machinery & Industry Association (FMIA) is making education a priority this year.
28 Jan 17 THE Farm Machinery & Industry Association (FMIA) is making education a priority this year.
THEY were the wars nobody particularly liked to talk about.
And hence many children grew up knowing granddad or dad had fought in World War I or II or the Vietnam war. But little else about their involvement.
22 Jan 17 THEY were the wars nobody particularly liked to talk about. And hence many children grew up knowing granddad or dad had fought in World War I or II or the Vietnam war. But little else...
IT'S the classic farmer-led product.
When Esperance farmer and iPaddock founder Mic Fels reached a level of frustration with his draper front, direct heading canola and lupins, he called Merredin manufacturer Laurie Phillips, Phillbourne, and asked him if he could make a better feed drum.
It had to be easily retro-fitted to his draper and built as simple and as strong as possible.
22 Jan 17 IT'S the classic farmer-led product. When Esperance farmer and iPaddock founder Mic Fels reached a level of frustration with his draper front, direct heading canola and lupins, he...
YAMAHA's small engine division is expanding its reach in the generator, lawn and garden markets business with the acquisition of Subaru Industrial Power Products.
21 Jan 17 YAMAHA's small engine division is expanding its reach in the generator, lawn and garden markets business with the acquisition of Subaru Industrial Power Products.
TORQUE spent an interesting time at the Merredin Military Museum last week (See story pages 32-38).
21 Jan 17 TORQUE spent an interesting time at the Merredin Military Museum last week (See story pages 32-38).
IT'S a classic labour of love for Jill Brookes, her dozen staff and her merry band of nearly 50 volunteers.
17 Jan 17 IT'S a classic labour of love for Jill Brookes, her dozen staff and her merry band of nearly 50 volunteers.
It mightn't be holiday season for some croppers just yet, but it's still a great time to prioritise equipment maintenance, according to JCB Construction Equipment Australia's after sales manager Gary Sky.
12 Jan 17 It mightn't be holiday season for some croppers just yet, but it's still a great time to prioritise equipment maintenance, according to JCB Construction Equipment Australia's after sales...
THERE are three main tread patterns fitted to Australian 4WDs: Highway Terrain (H/T), All Terrain (A/T) and Mud Terrain (M/T).
04 Jan 17 THERE are three main tread patterns fitted to Australian 4WDs: Highway Terrain (H/T), All Terrain (A/T) and Mud Terrain (M/T).
THE sums haven't been done yet, but back-of-an-envelope figures suggest the Kalajzic family, Cadoux, are in the black.
27 Dec 16 THE sums haven't been done yet, but back-of-an-envelope figures suggest the Kalajzic family, Cadoux, are in the black.
CROPLANDS this week announced a unique service for its new 2017 RoGator boomsprayer owners.
26 Dec 16 CROPLANDS this week announced a unique service for its new 2017 RoGator boomsprayer owners.

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The collection of a FSL should be designed to provide plant & equipment for fire fighting &
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I totally sympathise with you. We have a small scale pig farm in Victoria and have been trying
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APVMA is funded by levies on ag chemicals and vet medicines. Money spent on capital costs and
AUSTRALIA'S record grain exporting run is not solely due to the massive levels of production for the 2016-17 season according to Emerald Grain chief executive David Johnson.
2:00 AM AUSTRALIA'S record grain exporting run is not solely due to the massive levels of production for the 2016-17 season...
THE State's freight rail network suffered significant flood damage from wild weather Friday and over the weekend, with some lines, including the main interstate line, still closed this week.
15 Feb 17 THE State's freight rail network suffered significant flood damage from wild weather Friday and over the weekend,...