Merredin military museum tour de force

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.
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.
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.
PINDAR farmer Mark Flannagan will this summer pass 400,000 hectares (nearly one million acres) of total WEEDit spot spraying.
21 Dec 16 PINDAR farmer Mark Flannagan will this summer pass 400,000 hectares (nearly one million acres) of total WEEDit spot spraying.
THERE'S always a story behind a story.
18 Dec 16 THERE'S always a story behind a story.
JOHN Deere last week announced plans to develop an electric tractor after the cat was let out of the bag by French judges of the 2017 SIMA Innovation Awards.
17 Dec 16 JOHN Deere last week announced plans to develop an electric tractor after the cat was let out of the bag by French judges of the 2017 SIMA Innovation Awards.
A TRAILED chisel plough is turning heads in WA.
11 Dec 16 A TRAILED chisel plough is turning heads in WA.
TAKING your new wife to a tractor factory on your honeymoon is probably not the secret to a long and happy marriage but Jonathon Trigwell thought nothing of it.
11 Dec 16 TAKING your new wife to a tractor factory on your honeymoon is probably not the secret to a long and happy marriage but Jonathon Trigwell thought nothing of it.
RELIABILITY is an over-used word in the machinery game, but with good reason.
11 Dec 16 RELIABILITY is an over-used word in the machinery game, but with good reason.
Real Versatile is back for 2017

THE first lesson in marketing school should be: always listen to the market.
10 Dec 16 Real Versatile is back for 2017 THE first lesson in marketing school should be: always listen to the market.
IT was an issue that was never in question when Doug Smith and his family moved properties from Woodanilling to Katanning.
09 Dec 16 IT was an issue that was never in question when Doug Smith and his family moved properties from Woodanilling to Katanning.
THE Integrated Harrington Seed Destructor, which is debuting throughout the Wheatbelt this harvest, is being described as a
07 Dec 16 THE Integrated Harrington Seed Destructor, which is debuting throughout the Wheatbelt this harvest, is being described as a "game changer".
THE Internet of Things (IoT) will soon be rolled out throughout rural South Australia.
30 Nov 16 THE Internet of Things (IoT) will soon be rolled out throughout rural South Australia.
THERE is plenty of evidence that property owners, contractors and land managers want a safe ride-on mower that is purpose-designed for mowing on steeper gradients or hill slopes.
30 Nov 16 THERE is plenty of evidence that property owners, contractors and land managers want a safe ride-on mower that is purpose-designed for mowing on steeper gradients or hill slopes.
WUNDOWIE resident Ron Bywaters - pictured with Dick Garnett - knows more than just a thing or two about how to get a vintage tractor around Australia.
28 Nov 16 WUNDOWIE resident Ron Bywaters - pictured with Dick Garnett - knows more than just a thing or two about how to get a vintage tractor around Australia.

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Ho hum.... very few of these "investors" actually understand the true value of a well managed
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People need to get their facts straight before they make a story like this. This fire was
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I have worked as a shearer for 50 + Years many sheds just the same as when I first
LEON Bradley was the modest but forthright intellectual mastermind behind the long-running farmer campaign that usurped Australia's once giant AWB wheat export single desk monopoly, by relentlessly prosecuting an impenetrable argument that applied fierce dedication to objective evidence and free enterprise principles.
Leon was born to Frank and Doreen Bradley on October 11, 194921 Jan 17 LEON Bradley was the modest but forthright intellectual mastermind behind the long-running farmer campaign that...
ALL signs are the blistering cattle market fervour that has pushed southern weaner prices to 'once-in-a-lifetime' levels still has a fair amount of strength.
20 Jan 17 ALL signs are the blistering cattle market fervour that has pushed southern weaner prices to 'once-in-a-lifetime'...