Tools of the Trade with Husqvarna

Online calculators offer easy way to measure farm performance

Key Performance Indicators have been developed in conjunction with a group of industry professionals and farmers.

13/10/2018

Tips for machinery this spring

Keeping your gear functional this spring and into summer.

07/10/2018

Farmlands and FarmIQ launch new Health & Safety app

SafeFarm is designed to help New Zealand's primary sector improve its poor Health and Safety record.

01/10/2018

The new industrial chainsaw creating a buzz

The new Husqvarna 572XP chainsaw might be the 'best piece of machinery' they've ever made.

23/09/2018

How Land Rover Discovery Pioneer Edition faired from mud to the motorway

Our reviewer took the Pioneer Edition for a spin from Auckland to Tauranga, giving him plenty of time to soak in all of its features.

01/09/2018

Farming toys to get your dad ahead of Father’s Day

A practical tool may just be the ticket to surprising the farming bloke in your life.

25/08/2018

What it's like to drive the largest tractor in the world

A new Fendt 1050 500 horsepower tractor has arrived in New Zealand.

04/08/2018

Best products for spring clean, Father's Day

There's nothing Dad loves better than a new piece of quality equipment for the tool shed.

29/07/2018

Rural jobs could be cut by 30% in the next 12 years

However, the labour skill set required to drive machinery and make winter feed may be more of a concern with the number of people wanting to do these.

08/07/2018

Farmside foot the data bill for Young Farmer finals

The prestigious event will be made available to all our rural community thanks to Farmside broadband.

01/07/2018

Husqvarna display futuristic technology at Fieldays

All variations of lawnmowers, electric chainsaws and virtual reality are this week's Tools of the Trade.

17/06/2018

Husqvarna’s involvement with the Hilux NZ Rural Games

Steve Middleton from Husqvarna joins Rural Exchange to discuss wood chopping and upcoming events in rural New Zealand.

20/01/2018

Tools of the Trade: Husqvarna Christmas pack giveaway

To get into the festive spirit, Rural Exchange has pulled together some beautiful gifts for Mum, Dad & the young ones for a deserving family.

16/12/2017

Tools of the Trade: Digital GPS solution for real-time cow data

Shane McManaway, CEO of Allflex, joins Rural Exchange in the studio to discuss how SenseTime can send cow data straight to an iPad.

09/12/2017

Tools of the Trade: Vaderstad Rapid RDA 400S Cultivator

Kiwi ingenuity and diverse soil conditions have played a part in the design of some of the most highly regarded drilling and cultivation gear.

02/12/2017

Tools of the Trade: 'Game-changing' new cherry grading technology

Cherry produce has always been plagued by cherry nose and stem defects, where one bad cherry can affect an entire batch.

25/11/2017

Tools of the Trade

Loey gets to know our regular Steve Middleton from Husqvarna a little better and see’s what great offers they had at the Canterbury A&P Show.

19/11/2017

Tyler tells it like it is on this week's Tools of the Trade.

Hear @NZFarming's honest, raw and no-nonsense review on the farm favourite Suzuki DR200SE.

04/11/2017

Tools of the trade EuroAgri’s precision spreader

Our mate Jaiden Drought from Farm Trader gets excited when he can check out the latest modern farm kit with bells and whistles!

28/10/2017

Tools of the Trade

We talk with Steve Middleton from Husqvarna about their LC walk behind mowers and we are still on the mission to find a jingle for Husqvarna.

22/10/2017

NZ Farming's Tyler Fifield on the Condor Calf 5500 milk trailer

Our old mate Tyler Fifield from NZ Farming was on Rural Exchange reviewing the Condor 5500 Calf Milk Trailer for our segment Tools of the Trade brough

14/10/2017

Review : Allen Custom Seed Drill

Today we are talking about a flash new drill to ensure we get precision planting and fertilizer application this Spring

08/10/2017

30 years on, ride-on mower has evolved

It really does have that Spring feeling in the air and of course the smell of cut grass & lawn-mowers interpreting your Sunday sleep in.

01/10/2017

Tools of the Trade

We catch up with the great team from FarmTrader NZ's Jaiden Drought to talk about the new Lely RP 160.

24/09/2017

The future of ramming your posts

We discover Sarah likes herself a good post rammer!

16/09/2017

Inventor makes tailing/docking easier on farmers

A procedure on farm that sheep farmers deal with annually every docking (North Island) or tailing (South Island).

09/09/2017

The Top Gear of Tractors

The results of the Farm Trader Top Tractor Shoot Out at this years South Island Agricultural Fieldays at Kirwee.

03/09/2017

Battery powered chainsaw for ‘hard men’ too

This week Richard ‘Loey’ Loe was delivered a new Husqvarna battery powered chainsaw to try out hear what he has to say!

27/08/2017

The newest technology on the market

Including the Amazone Pantera self propelled sprayer and the the soon to be released S700 series combine harvesters from John Deere.

20/08/2017