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Big Red

October 6th, 2012 · No Comments

Can anyone guess why they are called “Big Red”?

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Tags: Amazing · Fertilizer hits windmill

How to cook a Deere with sunflower oil

March 28th, 2012 · 1 Comment

Its a crying shame to see this Johnny on fire while harvesting sunflowers at Windy Station. This contractor combine (custom cutter) of  TBO Farming has been part of my harvest at Morvenvale last few seasons.

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Tags: Amazing · Fertilizer hits windmill

How to cook a …..

October 17th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Thanks Paul of Marshfield Wisconsin, for sending this one – no doubt a sad story behind it. In all fairness, I had to crop your pic. Cheers

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Tags: Amazing · Fertilizer hits windmill · Fun Pics

Tractor Fires

October 16th, 2010 · 1 Comment

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Tags: Amazing · Coffee Time · Fertilizer hits windmill

Red burns too

October 14th, 2010 · 1 Comment

This shot taken on a camera phone somewhere in Northern New South Wales three months ago.  The cotton picker fire was out in a few  minutes and back in action the next day.

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Tags: Amazing · Fertilizer hits windmill

Tractor pull fires

August 23rd, 2009 · No Comments

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Tags: Amazing · Comedy Clips · Fertilizer hits windmill

John Deere combine fire

March 22nd, 2009 · 1 Comment

Another harvest nightmare – this one from Canada.  See earlier post How to cook a Deere This is a John Deere 9860 combine, built in 2006 and owned by Fiasco Farms of Melita, Man. Victor Clark, son of Fiasco owner Alan Clark, was combining sunflowers in October when his air filter warning light came on. […]

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Tags: Fertilizer hits windmill