Monthly Archives: March 2013

Anniversary sub-committee |


Henty history to come alive in time for 50th anniversary March 22, 2013 Four Riverina farmers boasting a long association with the Henty Machinery Field Days are gathering memorabilia for the 50th anniversary event. Colin Wood, who served as co-operative chairman for 30 years, will be joined on a sub-committee by Culcairn farmers Andrew Thomson and Barry Scholz, and Bryson Terlich, of Yerong Creek. The committee will spend the next few months tracking down headers similar to the original three […]

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Murray grey donation |


March 22, 2013 Southern Australia’s biggest single agricultural event, the Henty Machinery Field Days, has given the Murray Grey Society a $1000 helping hand towards the breed’s 50-year celebrations. Henty Machinery Field Days chairman Ross Edwards, who has bred Murray Grey cattle commercially, announced the donation towards the grand champion bull and female at this weekend’s Jingellic Show. The field days will also celebrate its own 50 year anniversary on September 17-19, growing from a one-day header school at the […]

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clearing sale 2 |


Plenty of bargains at first Henty field days clearing sale March 22, 2013 One farmers’ trash turned into another’s treasure at the inaugural Henty Machinery Field Days clearing sale, with even phone boxes snapped up by eager buyers. Farmers and second hand machinery dealers travelled from across the Riverina and northern Victoria to attend the multi-vendor clearing sale, a joint venture between Henty’s Ag n Vet and the field days co-operative. The catalogue featured everything from kitchen sinks through to […]

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Plenty of bargains at first Henty field days clearing sale |


March 22, 2013 One farmers’ trash turned into another’s treasure at the inaugural Henty Machinery Field Days clearing sale, with even phone boxes snapped up by eager buyers. Farmers and second hand machinery dealers travelled from across the Riverina and northern Victoria to attend the multi-vendor clearing sale, a joint venture between Henty’s Ag n Vet and the field days co-operative. The catalogue featured everything from kitchen sinks through to a Coles 16.5 tonne crane and two John Deere 9650 […]

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