Author: Marion Arthy

Author: Marion Arthy

New Services Provided by ARS
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Trench Roller Our remote controlled vibratory trench roller for intense compaction is ideally suited for the compaction of excavations, sub bases of foundations, roads and parking lots. The sheepsfoot drums, together with the adjustable centrifugal force achieve optimum results.  With the compaction of cohesive soils being it’s specialty, this baby has already earned its keep

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Healthy Soils, Healthy Pastures, Healthy Cattle.
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…with Laurie Dunne. On 400 acres at Round Mountain, running 200 head of Jersey and Guernsey cows, Laurie and Denise Dunne’s dairy is one of the few remaining in the Scenic Rim. After taking over from Denise’s parents (the Platell family) in the late 80’s, Laurie has created a sustainable farm resulting in the consistent

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Ruby Earsman – Independent Agronomist
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With an interest in science, particularly chemistry, and a passion for improving the sustainability of Australian agricultural farming practices, Ruby Earsman completed a Bachelor of Sustainable Agriculture, Majoring in Agronomy at the University of Queensland, Gatton Campus. Ruby says that the real learning has begun since graduating in June earlier this year! “With each cropping

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New Poultry Shed Floors
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Repairing shed floors is a much more efficient and satisfying job now that we have our new laser level grader. The photo shows a recent repair at Beaudesert where some areas needed to be raised by 600mm! Using a special clay based fill made specifically for the purpose at one of our local quarries, it

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Our New Kubota Tractor with Laser Blade and Scarifiers!
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The newest edition to our fleet, our Kubota Tractor is the perfect machine for repairing poultry shed floors, driveways, shed pads and anything that needs precise levelling really! The Kubota has been kitted out with a laser grader, scarifiers and high flotation tyres which make it ideal for all jobs big and small. If you

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