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Inside the Pre Spring 2020 issue of Orchard & Vine Magazine we have our annual Tractor Survey and Specs for Orchard and Vineyard Tractors. We also spoke to Jennifer Turton-Molgat about Ward's Cider and the View Winery. Each generation of the family Read more

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Handlers Equipment in Abbotsford is proud to be celebrating with Mahindra their 25 years in North America. Since 1963, Mahindra has been building heavy-duty farm tractors and farm equipment. Read more

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Fixing a Tractor

Photo by Leo Gebert

There may be no more important or iconic piece of equipment on the farm than the tractor. From tilling to trimming to spraying, the tractor has become the indispensable partner for orchardists, vineyard managers and all types of farmers worldwide as Read more

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Handlers Equipment became the new exclusive importer and distributor of Dieci Telehandlers for BC in November, giving farmers new choices for picking high crops or moving pallets to overhead locations. Read more

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Is spring here already or are we just preparing for it in our heads? While it’s good to have some quiet hibernation time or get away to a warm climate for a holiday, spring feels like it is right around the corner, at press time anyway. Are you ready Read more

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For Pre Spring O&V features our 2018 Tractor Issue. The latest on orchard & vineyard tractors, specs, the future of robotic tractors and our reader survey. Advice on getting into the cannabis market, new stone fruit varieties and more Read more

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Welcome to the Annual O&V Tractor Guide and Survey. The O&V Annual Tractor Guide and Survey looked at how robotics play a role in tractor technology and we asked readers their opinions in our Tractor Survey. Read more

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Photo by Kim Elsasser

If you’ve ever seen a robotic vacuum scoot around the room cleaning your floor you know how enjoyable it is to see your floors cleaned without lifting a finger. If you don’t own one, there are plenty of funny cat videos online riding these robotic ho Read more

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Tractors are one of the most useful and dangerous pieces of farm equipment. When working with tractors, it is crucial for operators to follow safety procedures to minimize serious injuries or even fatalities. Read more

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Avenue Machinery 70th Anniversary Open House Celebration. Sale ends April 30th. Read more

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It's time to focus on tractors. The Pacific Ag Show was in January and Orchard & Vine Magazine went to Abbotsford to see what's new in tractors and equipment. Read more

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Agriculture continues to rank among the most dangerous industries in North America with far too many fatalities and serious injuries continuing to be recorded every year. Read more

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A tractor is one of the most useful pieces of equipment on a farm, but it’s also one of the most dangerous. Between 1990 and 2012, an average of more than 100 deaths occurred per year on farms in Canada. Read more

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When tough new emission standards were announced for diesel engines, tractor manufacturer Kioti saw the challenge as an opportunity. Read more

Innovations

Farm equipment, winery supplies, equipment, wine bottles, wine labels, conners, boxes, fertilizer, fencing, seeds, irrigation, pest control, wind machines and more are found in the Orchard & Vine Magazine Buyer's Guide coming out this Spring! Read more

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Agriculture can be a dangerous business. Tragedy can beset workers and members of their families. This was reality again in 2015 punctuated with incidents like the loss of children’s lives on an Alberta farm. Read more

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