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It’s all part of the service

Tom says his passion for all things machinery and agriculture probably stems from a genetic disposition. Back in the 1930s, his grandfather, Ron, owned a farm machinery dealership in Gawler, specialising in International tractors and trucks. Business boomed for Ron during the post-war period when farm commodity prices were high. Rubber-tyred tractors were the latest… Continue reading »

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Leptospermum plantation has the bees buzzing

Infield’s Managing Director, Tom Ayers (above) oversees today’s planting work Diversity in the Adelaide Hills 18 months in the planning, Infield’s latest project nears completion today with the planting of a plantation of Leptospermum Scoparium on a property at Crafers West. Often known as Manuka, the plants selected for this project are indigenous to three… Continue reading »

Vineyard Management

The order of the day:   Vineyard Management has long been a major part of the services provided by Infield, and we regard building a firm business relationship as an essential part of this service. Because our management services are orientated towards agreed quality this has proven to be an all important step in ensuring… Continue reading »

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Natural Fertilisers

Bringing Farm-fresh poultry manure to you: Natural Fertilisers supplies straw based chicken manure in locations north of Adelaide, Barossa Valley, Riverland, York Peninsula and now to the Adelaide Hills. Owner, Tom Ayers says that chicken litter is a rich source of organic carbon and nitrogen and contains trace elements commonly deficient in many cropping soils…. Continue reading »

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Truffles, Pistachios, Manuka and Bush Honey 

Infield’s core business remains viticulture but new projects, all based in the Adelaide Hills, are signalling a renewed optimism that has not been experienced for many years. Managing director, Tom Ayers said “one of the greatest professional pleasures is creating and learning about new agribusiness opportunities for clients” Consulting projects at the moment include: A… Continue reading »