Why is stirring your effluent pond vital?

January 24, 2019 | Farmchief

4 Top Benefits of Stirring your Effluent Pond  1) Incorporating solids efficiently means when the fertiliser hits the paddocks it’s going to be more even – meaning better pasture growth...Read More

Ask What Ploughing Can Do For You

January 1, 2019 | Farmchief

The season is moving on, so it’s time to think about what ploughing can add to your system. With pressure on for faster and faster turn-around, farmers and contractors are looking for new and...Read More


November 22, 2018 | Farmchief

Used for primary and secondary cultivation, Express Plus Speed Discs are unequalled in performance after winter feed, for stubble incorporation, and to break-up paddocks after...Read More

The cultivator made for maize

November 12, 2018 | Farmchief

Innovative, new-generation speed discs Diskacrop are ticking a lot of boxes for large-scale maize growers. The implement, which is used for two-pass, pre-planting cultivation, and for trash...Read More

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

Making NZ farms roll (And more).

September 14, 2018 | Farmchief

These rollers (available in 3m to 12m) have some stand-out features that others just don’t have, making them more effective and more resilient. [gallery...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