Make every day a Hay Safe Day!

It’s National Hay Safe Day, and as many in the fodder industry face serious weather challenges and damaging flooding, it is timely to reflect on safe practices when working and living around bales of hay and silage. “Each year the Australian Fodder Industry...
Hay Report – 07 October 2022

Hay Report – 07 October 2022

READ FULL REPORT HERE NATIONAL SUMMARY Driving Prices Up Scarcity of good quality older hay of many varieties continues to be reported, and there are strengthening forecasts for reduced hay production in the upcoming season. Growers shall consider the continual rise...

Livestock, Hay & Fodder Safety Guide

In Farm Safety Week 2022, Pro-Visual launched the newly released AR Interactive Livestock, Hay & Fodder Industry Guide to Safety 2022/23 in conjunction with industry partnering associations, Australian Fodder Industry Association (AFIA,) Are You Bogged Mate?,...

Selecting a Hay or Silage Contractor

Your guide to selecting a hay or silage contractor If you need a contractor to make your hay or silage, getting the job done right has never been more important.AFIA has updated this Fodder Brief, produced in consultation with our members, including several...
It’s National Hay Safe Day!

It’s National Hay Safe Day!

What a year! With a promising season in full swing, an eye on the weather, and a global pandemic impacting the availability and movement of workers across the country, it is THE perfect time to take a day to focus on safety across the fodder supply chain. The...

Top 10 hazards: Telehandlers

FODDER SAFETY BRIEF Telehandlers are the ideal machine for tight spaces often found when feeding livestock or lifting and loading. Providing four-wheel drive capabilities, telehandlers can be as comfortable off road as they are on it when operated in the correct...