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Episode 003 Leo Schoonderbeek
In this Episode of the Silvan Australia Podcast we sit down with Leo Schoonderbeek of Konigs Shepparton. Leo tells us of his humble beginnings in the Machinery industry and some of the challenges he faces in the Shepparton region. He also discusses the emerging technology coming into the industry and where he sees new farming practices heading. Leo's story is a great listen and we really appreciate his time of the Podcast.
Episode 005 TMA Executive Director Gary Northover
On this edition of the Silvan Australia Podcast we speak with Executive Director of the Tractor and Machinery Association Gary Northover. He gives us an insight to the function and direction of the TMA. He also elaborates on the industry, in particular tractor sales across the nation and gives us an update on the recent TMA Conference which had a focus on better understanding the customer of tomorrow.
Episode 007 Kent Roberts
On this episode we catch up with Proprietor Kent Roberts of Stans Manjimup Farm Machinery, Silvan servicing dealer for the region. Once on the airways of Radio throughout Western Australia including morning talkback on 882 6PR radio Kent now finds himself servicing the region for all farm machinery products. He gives us an insight into why he changed over from radio to farm machinery sales and some of his markets he now services.
Episode 001 2,4-D Nozzle Selection with David Carr
Welcome to Episode 001 of the Silvan Australia Podcast. In our first Episode we discuss with Silvan Australia's Spraying Machinery Specialist David Carr the selection criteria on spraying nozzles for 2,4-D products as mandated by APVMA.
Episode 004 On Farm Security with Michael Frost
On this episode we discuss with Silvan Australia Rural Merchandise Manager Michael Frost the importance of on Farm Security and some of the steps that can be made in mitigating the potential risk of stolen property on farm. We also discuss some of the other applications the on farm security products can have in no rural markets.
Episode 008 Part 1 Swarmfarm Robotics
On this two part Podcast episode we chat with Angus Hogan of Swarmfarm Robotics. Their robots are empowering farmers to deploy new technology in their fields with customised solutions for challenges faced in their local farming systems. Their journey commenced in 2012 when they decided farming couldn’t continue with ever larger and more complicated machines. They had a clear vision to create better farming systems and unlock the promise of autonomous agriculture. Tune into this first part of a two part episode of the Silvan Australia Podcast with Swarmfarm Robotics.
Episode 008 Part 2 Swarmfarm Robotics
This is Part 2 of the two part Podcast episode with Angus Hogan of Swarmfarm Robotics. Their robots are empowering farmers to deploy new technology in their fields with customised solutions for challenges faced in their local farming systems. Their journey commenced in 2012 when they decided farming couldn’t continue with ever larger and more complicated machines. They had a clear vision to create better farming systems and unlock the promise of autonomous agriculture.
Episode 009 Part 1 Comet Pumps Aldo Barilli
In this two part episode of the Silvan Australia Podcast we chat with Aldo Barilli of Comet Pumps in Italy. Silvan Australia’s relationship with Comet goes back to the 1960’s and these days Comet distributes their product throughout the world. Aldo talks about the challenges of delivering products that suits a vast array of different applications and the ongoing need to bring to the market place innovative changes. He also discusses the marketing initiatives including the relationship with the LCR Honda Team in MotoGP and developments of Smart Phone Apps that can be used by the grower.
Aldo also covers off on some of the new regulations in spraying that is regulated in Europe and how that has influenced some of their product development.
Episode 009 Part 2 Comet Pumps Aldo Barilli
This is the second part of the two part Podcast with Aldo Barilli of Comet Pumps in Italy.
On this episode of the Silvan Australia Podcast we talk all things Evaporative Air Coolers with our National Sales Manager, Michael Frost. We discuss the varying applications these coolers have been used in and some of the different features of the products within the Selecta range. With a hot Summer predicted for Australia just around the corner, this episode is one to tune in to.
The use of a spray gun is often overlooked or underestimated in terms of quality and ergonomics. On this episode of the Silvan Australia Podcast we chat with leading Italian Manufacturer of Spray guns Chierici Tito Srl Aldo Barilli.
He gives us a run down on the history of Chierici Tito Srl (PA) and the different industries they now service. Aldo also gives us a run down in the types of applications he has seen their guns used in over the years, advises on good calibration tips and things to consider when you purchase of spray gun.