Advice, tips & news for farmers who want to 'work smarter'

Subsoil Aerators V Aerators - The difference & why it matters

Rata Enjoys Exhibiting at Fieldays NZ 2021

Rata Bag Lifter/Combo Fork Makes The Job Safer

5 Types of Cultivators - What they are & how they work

Rata Auger Bucket makes for fast feeding

Introducing the lighter and more versatile Tractor Bucket Grab!

New Mid-Range Rata Grapple for 45 – 75hp Tractors

Prevention Is Better Than Cure

Rata acquires KLOUGH machinery manufacturer…

The Rata Story

West Coast Farmers benefit from Aeration gear

Why the Rata Hay Hauler is a great investment this summer

5 Points for Mole Ploughing Effectively

6 Tips to get the most from your Silage Stack

Long Term Results From Mole Ploughing

The Importance of Correct Tractor Tyre Pressures

Some Posts Are Poles Apart

UTV v ATV - Which is best for farming?

Instant Asset Write Off! (AU & NZ)

May/June Beet Bucket Deal - Dispatch in 72 hours or it's FREE!*

Timing is everything when spreading fertiliser

What is the best season to Subsoil Aerate? Spring vs. Autumn

Rata COVID-19 Service Update

When should you aerate for drought or fertiliser - Before, During or After?

Auger Bucket turns a 45 minute job into a 12 minute task!

February & March 2020 Field Days!

Irrigate or Aerate? Find out how soil aeration helps during a 'dry'

POWER CLAW™ - getting the cleanup job done!

3 Reasons why the Funnel Bucket is so popular!

Get the edge with these bale handling & storage tips!

2 Reasons to store round bales on the flat side

Hay Hauler Combo Deal - Save Time, Diesel & Money!

Every Bale Clamp should have these 3 features

Flow rate calculator makes fertiliser spreader calibration easy!

How Subsoil Aeration Works

Bale Stacks make silage storage more efficient and cost effective

Auto Reset Subsoilers for harsh ground conditions

Farmers getting the job done smarter with Rata

Easy Lock v Pin Lock Drive system - Vogal

The history of Vogal since 1958

Hakataramea Valley Contractor chooses Rata Discs

What China's 200 million pig cull means for New Zealand

How to prevent & repair winter pugging damage in pastures

YouTube showcasing farming machinery in action

How to preserve silage feed quality at feedout

Learning from Australian farmers for long-term storage of silage

Pipe Handlers help get the job done on $45 million Kurow to Duntroon Irrigation Scheme Upgrade

Should you add fodder beet to your dairy herd's diet?

'Doing it right' approach improves farm health and safety

The true value of a wrapped bale handler

Appetite for new tech drives efficiency of Kiwi farmers

Four attachments to mitigate risk on your farm over summer

Choosing the right bale handler for your farm

Choose Rata & Support Surf Life Saving NZ! - December 2018

New Product! - Vogal Spreaders

How to use the Rata Dealer Locator

Farming tips to help you prepare for a summer dry spell

QUICKLEG for Mole Ploughs

End of winter tips to help get your farm ready for spring

Subsoil Aeration Benefits

Rata's attachment range has silage handling covered

How to make the most of late winter nitrogen applications

Technology promises boost in farm productivity

How to keep your stock safe from Mycoplasma bovis

5 Tips For Effective Fertiliser Spreading

How to transition stock onto Fodder Beet

How To Spread Slug Bait Effectively For Greatest Protection Of Crops & Pasture

How To Prevent Slug Damage To Pasture & Crops

What Cultivator Should You Use For The Job?

3 Best Ways To Load Seed Drills & Fertiliser Spreaders

From Tedding To Raking In Seconds!

Top Tedding Tips

The Best Bale Clamps

Cut At The Right Time To Get More Out Of Your Hay

Subsoil & Aeration Equipment

Agrex SDA Fertiliser Spreader

XDI Fertiliser Spreader

FORK, SCOOP or GRAB?? - What's best for you?

Every Mouthful Digestible.

Beet Feeding Transition Made Easy

Out For A Field Day

The Finest Tines On Earth

How To Aerate Soil Effectively

Sweet and Sour

How To Calibrate A Fertiliser Spreader

How To Stack and Handle Silage Bales