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

What 'AR400' means for your POWER CLAW

Posted by Sam Searle on Jul 17, 2020 11:12:23 AM

Lighter yet Stronger - The secret is in the sauce steel!

If you've been looking at the Rata Power Claw you will have noticed we advertise the fact the steel tines are made from 16mm thick AR400 steel. Read on to find out what this means for you as a Rata Power Claw owner.

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Topics: Insider, Working Smarter, Product Explainer

Instant Asset Write Off! (AU & NZ)

Posted by Sam Searle on May 28, 2020 9:14:12 AM

Both the New Zealand & Australian governments have announced economic stimulus packages which can be of benefit to farmers and agricultural contractors. While each differ from the other we will give you a broad outline of each below with relevant links to other helpful resources.

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Topics: Insider

Timing is everything when spreading fertiliser

Posted by Glenn Walton on May 15, 2020 2:33:00 PM

So, when is the best time to apply fertiliser and what are the conditions that should be looked for in order to make the decision whether to apply the fertiliser or not? Here we'll provide some information on the key pointers to help farmers and growers to make these decisions.

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Topics: Insider, Fertiliser Spreading, Tips, Hacks & How To's, Working Smarter, Pasture & Crop Management, Farming technology

Rata COVID-19 Service Update

Posted by Sam Searle on Mar 25, 2020 2:17:58 PM

 

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Topics: Insider, Health and Safety