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Telemetry – a cheaper alternative

In many cases, telemetry has been a useful tool for farmers across the world to track their larger machinery and perform maintenance accordingly based on what that data is telling them. Telemetry is the transmission of data via wireless communication links and many machinery manufacturers have created their own telemetry software for farmers to purchase to help them manage maintenance on their fleet of machines. However, telemetry systems often come with a high cost which may prompt some farmers to question its

An investment worth maintaining

There are a number of reasons why a daily inspection of farm machinery is important, especially in peak times such as planting and harvest. Firstly, as an employer, farmers have an obligation to ensure the machinery their employees are operating is safe to be doing so. Defective machinery has the potential to endanger lives. In the event of an accident involving machinery, work health and safety authorities will want access to maintenance records, which should include daily maintenance checks. Secondly, daily inspections can help to