New-Tech Field Day

Event details

  • June 17, 2019
  • 9:15 am
  • 9.15AM Ayres Potato Farm 129 Bornholm Road South, Bornholm 11.30AM Formosa Flora, 223 Rutherford Road, Torbay
  • 0424361901

Join Torbay Catchment Group and visit 2 farms to look at exciting new technology.

BUS DEPARTS

8.15AM  IGA York St, Albany

8.45AM Elleker General Store

9.05AM Torbay Hall

9.15AM Ayres new Australian first Visar optical potato sorting machine @ Ayres

The Visar optical sorting machine is the first one to Australia that can sort unwashed seed potatoes by weight, Size and defects. The Visar optical sorter can process on average about 18 potatoes per second with a 98% accuracy

10.45AM Cape Cafe for morning tea

11.30AM New Seed Flamer direct from Kings Park @ Keith Smiths

Kings Park Seed Flamer- flamed seeds are less fluffy, bulky, and have a smoother geometry that improves coating of seed germination enhancements and flow through direct seeding machinery.

1PM Depart Keith Smith’s on Rutherford Rd

1.05PM Arrives Torbay Hall

1.25PM Elleker General Store

1.55PM IGA York St, Albany

This event is free to TCG members or $25 for non-members. Not yet a member?  Join here – cost $5

Book here