Machinery & products

 All terrain vehicles (ATVs, also known as quad bikes) are one piece of farm equipment that most farmers can’t do without. Although they are not designed  to be a tractor, on most small farms they can reduce the need for one.

News Category

 If you're not familiar with farm tractors, choosing one that’s suitable for a small farm can be a daunting task. Will a compact tractor suffice and how  important is tractor size?

News Category

Petrol supply carburettor Massey Ferguson 35 Petrol

2 posts

Member for

3 months 3 weeks
Last seen: 04/30/2019 - 20:38
Joined: 04/28/2019 - 15:57

Petrol supply carburettor Massey Ferguson 35 Petrol

Hi there, can somebody please help me solve a small problem, im restoring an old Massey Ferg 35 Petrol Tractor, its almost complete ...
when it starts its idling ok, but as soon as i turn the throttle lever up it starts to cough and splatter and seems like its drowning in too much fuel perhaps, we've changed the needle and seat in the carbi but no difference,
should i just replace the whole carbi with a new one or is there something else we're missing???
much appreciated , regards Ant

Tractors

3 posts

Member for

8 months 1 week
Last seen: 12/17/2018 - 08:04
Joined: 12/12/2018 - 21:11

Tractors

Looking for advice on tractors. Currently running a 230acre grazing property. Tractor will be mainly used for slashing, spraying, fertilizer spreading, general purpose. Not looking at Chinese. Sticking with knowns due to serviceability. Considering JD5055/JD5075 or Massey Ferguson 2625 (64hp). The JD range have all bells and whistles but 6k dearer. MF is no frills workhorse mechanical everything. Chasing thoughts or experiences with these models. I'm leaning towards MF for price and simplicity. My old tractor is a David Brown 880 (1970) and the old girl is getting tired.
Remaining in touch with the evolving needs of professional landscape contractors, John Deere announces the addition of two new commercial zero-turn radius mowers.
News Category
An important decision for any farm, no matter the size, is tractor selection.  The tractor needs to right for your application and your budget, so there are many things to consider. 
News Category
Buying an eco-friendly shed for your farm could be a bit challenging. Due to the wide array of materials and design options available online, you need to be well-informed before making a buying decision. If you are planning to install an environmentally friendly shed, you should pay attention to these valuable tips.
 
1.
News Category
Digital technology is becoming increasingly important in the agricultural industry and many farmers have recognised the very valuable role that it plays in helping them to better manage their operations.
 
One area where technology has been a true business enabler for farmers is in the field of weighing systems such as weighbridges, weighing scales and product inspection equipment, which despite their often rugged an
News Category
The ability to accurately weigh and measure feed is a critical success factor in any agricultural undertaking.
News Category
To the layman, the notion of weighing a silo sounds absurd. How could it be possible to weigh something as huge and heavy as a silo?
 
To those in the know, weighing the contents of silos and tanks is a perfectly normal practice - and for many enterprises and business, it’s an integral part of their everyday operations.
News Category

New Forum Topics

Topic Replies Last post Forum
5837 Looking for vat milk
by lookingformilk on Mon, 08/19/2019 - 17:12
1
by admin
Tue, 08/20/2019 - 14:08
General Forum
5832 Grass / Reed identification
by steventh on Fri, 08/09/2019 - 08:22
2
by admin
Tue, 08/13/2019 - 12:46
Weeds & Pests
5798 Dairy cow, where?
by shelle on Wed, 08/07/2019 - 06:49
4
by Albertgotdonkey
Mon, 08/12/2019 - 20:24
General Forum
5522 Total newbies on 8 acres Vic
by shelle on Thu, 04/11/2019 - 10:56
8
by shelle
Mon, 08/12/2019 - 18:42
New Members
5834 Hello, 10 acres in South Gippsland
by Gumboots on Sat, 08/10/2019 - 10:27
0
by Gumboots
Sat, 08/10/2019 - 10:27
New Members
2967 What to do with 10 acres ?
by jp_ads on Tue, 06/21/2016 - 16:49
4
by Gumboots
Sat, 08/10/2019 - 10:05
Farming Help
5794 Olive Fertilizer
by alweller on Sun, 08/04/2019 - 11:51
1
by admin
Fri, 08/09/2019 - 11:03
Fertiliser
5764 Mulcher vs Slasher
by steventh on Fri, 07/12/2019 - 00:39
7
by steventh
Fri, 08/09/2019 - 06:56
Farm equipment
5771 Electric Fences n more?
by shelle on Sun, 07/28/2019 - 19:06
4
by Albertgotdonkey
Wed, 08/07/2019 - 08:22
Farming Help
5791 Small farm ATO - Farm stay
by thomen on Thu, 08/01/2019 - 15:03
1
by admin
Thu, 08/01/2019 - 17:01
New Members
5765 Warts on my calf
by bek007 on Wed, 07/17/2019 - 19:01
3
by admin
Mon, 07/22/2019 - 22:44
Animal Health
5673 Goat Worming
by Brettgarland on Sat, 05/11/2019 - 17:06
6
by hairy goat
Sun, 07/21/2019 - 10:33
Farming Help
5760 green eye crust on lamb
by leahj86 on Tue, 07/09/2019 - 23:08
1
by admin
Sat, 07/20/2019 - 09:19
Sheep
932 Tractors
by gaz on Fri, 07/13/2012 - 13:53
9
by stevo83
Sun, 07/14/2019 - 19:17
General Forum
5759 3 Point Linkage small Backhoe attachment
by tommitchweir@g… on Sat, 07/06/2019 - 10:05
1
by steventh
Sat, 07/13/2019 - 19:36
General Forum
5757 Nigerian Dwarf Goats
by gem7680 on Wed, 07/03/2019 - 17:28
2
by admin
Wed, 07/10/2019 - 09:18
Goats
5733 serrated tussock
by Robdog on Sun, 06/09/2019 - 13:33
3
by Bohdan
Tue, 07/09/2019 - 10:38
Weeds & pests
5742 Chainsaw
by alweller on Fri, 06/28/2019 - 15:21
1
by Brownscows
Sun, 07/07/2019 - 08:25
Discussion groups
3059 Tractor implements... Advice please.
by Mal on Sat, 09/10/2016 - 11:08
2
by tommitchweir@g…
Sat, 07/06/2019 - 10:14
Farming Help
5758 Starting a self sufficient/permy/homestead/hobby farm!
by gem7680 on Fri, 07/05/2019 - 13:22
0
by gem7680
Fri, 07/05/2019 - 13:22
New Members

Our Sponsors

Our Partners