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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, Tractor Liquid Nitrogen Fertilizing, 1965 Image Reg. No: MM 118130

Photograph of application of liquid nitrogen fertilizer. Image is part of a collection of photographs, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature relating to Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd (and earlier related companies) agricultural implement manufacturer, importer and distributor, Sunshine, Victoria.
Black and white photograph
Description Of Content:
Man driving a tractor coupled to a large liquid nitrogen fertilizer tank and spreader. Parkes NSW. Article published in Massey-Ferguson Review October 1965, No.84. "One of Bill Davies' applicator units provides a pre-seeding nitrogen application for a sudax crop on Mr Les Smith's property in the Lachlan Valley near Forbes"
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 170 mm (Height), 220 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: manufacturing, agricultural equipment, industry
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Crop Management - Seeding & Fertilising
Tertiary Classification: fertiliser equipment
Inscriptions: Handwritten in red ink on back, 'HO 1198/65 / 120# / 6 1/8" wide / anchor mount'

Organisations Depicted: Davies, Bill; Smith, Les
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1965

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