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Graeme in the UK + Europe
Graeme in the UK + Europe
1 July 2014
Graeme is travelling throughout the UK and Europe in the months of July and August. He will be attending shows including the Royal Welsh show from...
Mystery Creek 2014
Mystery Creek 2014
1 June 2014
Our National Managers - Geoff Paterson and Paul Swanson, together with our Managing Director - Graeme Ward attended a wet national fieldays between...
New Factory
New Factory
1 May 2014
The new purpose built factory is up and running smoothly at 2B King Street, Temuka. The factory has been condensed into one large building...
Royal Welsh Show
Royal Welsh Show
1 August 2013
Held from the 22nd July, Graeme Ward attended the Royal Welsh Show alongside our UK Agents Ritcheys. The role of the modern Royal Welsh Show is a...
Royal Highland Show
Royal Highland Show
2 July 2013
Royal Highland Show, Scotland Attended by Graeme Ward and Ritcheys The Royal show reviewed by Ritcheys...  Ritchey™ had a strong...
NEW Prattley AutoDraft
NEW Prattley AutoDraft
1 June 2013
A new Auto drafting machine is making huge savings in time and money on a large-scale sheep and beef farm, near Dannevirke, in the Tararua...
Central Districts Fieldays
Central Districts Fieldays
12 March 2013
North Island Sales Manager, Paul Swanson, and Managing Director, Graeme Ward attended a busy Central Districts Fieldays recently. Central Districts...
Stress Free Animal Handling
Stress Free Animal Handling
1 February 2013
Article As Published in Heartland Sheep (October 2012)... Stress-free is not a term normally heard in the yards when drafting sheep. But it's...
Safe On-Farm Animal Handling
Safe On-Farm Animal Handling
9 January 2013
Safe on farm Animal Handling The issue of safe and humane animal handling practice is paramount in the current farming climate, along with the...
Merry Christmas
Merry Christmas
20 December 2012
The Team at Prattley Industries wish you a Merry Christmas and a safe and Happy New...
Eurotier
Eurotier
2 November 2012
Graeme recently attended EuroTier - The world's top event for animal production. From 13-16 November 2012 at the Exhibition Grounds...
Vetmarker
Vetmarker
2 October 2012
Prattley have worked in association with VetMarker to develop a gate that cradles the VetMarker Docking chutes. The gates unique design means the...
SPACE France 2012
28 September 2012
Graeme Ward recently attended SPACE in Rennes, France. The show was held from the 11th - 14th September. This European show attracts over 1300...
Mystery Creek Fieldays 2011
Mystery Creek Fieldays 2011
21 June 2011
The National Fieldays were held in Hamilton last week, attracting in excess of 117000 visitors, over 40 hectares and boasts over 1,000 exhibitors on...
Mandatory EID Delayed
Mandatory EID Delayed
17 June 2011
The National Identification and Tracing scheme (NAIT) for the mandatory implementation of EID will be deferred until next year. This is due to the...
Prattley Interviewed for International Magazine
Prattley Interviewed for International Magazine
10 June 2011
Prattley were recently offered the opportunity to be featured in the Next generation food magazine. NG Food provides industry leading reports on the...