News - September 2018

Improve fodder crop yields.

September 22, 2018 | Farmchief

Fodder beet, swedes, turnips and maize can be very high yielding. (A finished fodder beet crop can have a value of around $6,000 per ha.) But they can also be demanding. Which is where...Read More

High value crops benefit from superior ploughs

September 21, 2018 | Farmchief

For those looking at getting demanding maize or fodder beet into the ground in the next month, it’s a good time to think about whether your current plough is up to it. Or whether you can do...Read More

Graeme’s View

September 15, 2018 | Farmchief

Graeme Burnett has a 300ha milking platform and 250ha run-off on flat to rolling country at Dacre on the Southland Plains between Invercargill and Edendale. It’s fully self-contained, doing all...Read More


September 7, 2018 | Farmchief

  Two former farmers and contractors (Rob Chalke and Allan Patrick) are dedicated to making sure the delivery and set-up for FarmChief implements go smoothly. Rob and Allan definitely know what...Read More