Technical - Aviation
Farmers Weekly
Taking to the sky in a gyrocopter

On watching a local pilot land his fixed-winged aircraft on the family farm in the 1950s, Peter Goldsmith instantly knew he would one day fly his own aircraft. Six decades later he decided to build his own gyrocopter and enjoy the delight of flight while making the most of the practical advantages it can offer. Mike Burgess reports.
Read more >>
50 years of Massey Ferguson at Europe's largest plant

AGCO's Beauvais facility in France is one of Europe's leading farm machinery manufacturing and design facilities. The company recently celebrated 50 years of Massey Ferguson tractor production, and is gearing up for further expansion into the next half- century.
Read more >>
First 1 Last 
Weather
FW CALENDAR
Previous MonthSeptember 2014Next Month
SMTWTFS
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930
SAFEX
This week's poll
The recently published 2013-2014 crime statistics:
Accurately record the crime rate in SA
Show that SA is a safe country to live in
Are incorrect and should be audited
Last week's poll
Have you considered solar for your farm?
Yes (72.73%)
No (27.27%)
No (27.27 %) Yes (72.73 %) Yes (72.73 %) No (27.27 %) Yes (72.73 %)
Caxton Magazines
Digital Media and Marketing Association (DMMA)
Developed by Digital Platforms
© 2014 Farmer's Weekly Magazine
All Rights Reserved
Terms and conditions
SERVING AGRICULTURE SINCE 1911