Channel Videos from Bestleeks

Harvesting leeks 2014
3,618 views - 04/23/14
Some areal footage of our leek harvester operating in this years crop. Taken using a DJI Phantom.
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Too much rain
760 views - 06/22/12
We seem to be copping our fair share of extremes this week. After experiencing the largest earthquake in the past century to hit our area...
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Leek production 2011
37,747 views - 08/06/11
This video gives you a good look at how leeks are currently produced on our farm. We grow over 7 million leeks each year and work very...
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Packing vegetables caught in timelapse
2,970 views - 05/23/11
See what happens during a day in the packing shed when things are bought to life using timelapse photography.
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Baby cos trimming line
1,614 views - 05/12/11
A simple machine developed to assist in the trimming and washing of our baby cos lettuce. It helps in the ease of handling the product...
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2010 Asa-lift leek harvester
13,420 views - 03/23/10
We now have this machine running fairly well and are very happy with it. A few more changes will be made but this will give you a good...
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Integrated Pest Management and Sustainable Vegetable Production
3,752 views - 10/23/09
This video was put together after a request by the Department of Primary Industries. Peter Schreurs made a presentation at the...
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What is Kohlrabi
30,753 views - 07/08/09
Meet a Kohlrabi and find out a bit of information about them. This video is purely entertaining with a bit of information placed in...
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National Vegetable Expo 2009
3,053 views - 05/23/09
The National Vegetable Expo is held in Werribee just outside of Melbourne every second year in May. It is a unique event where all the...
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Growing vegetables in extreme heat
5,496 views - 02/07/09
When Melbourne has its hottest day ever on record (46.4 degrees C) vegetable growing just outside the city becomes almost impossible....
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Hole puncher
7,667 views - 02/06/09
Our 2 hole punching machines in operation. Both these machines are of our own design and aim to punch holes in the soil ready for leek...
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Peter Schreurs & Sons Vegetable Farm 2008
8,858 views - 10/30/08
This video is to show a basic overview of what we do on our farm and our basic philosophy.
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From plant to product. Baby Endive
7,575 views - 10/06/08
See baby endive grow into a product ready for you to take home. For more information on how baby endive is grown please visit...
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Leek Washing
6,622 views - 08/13/08
We have just installed our new leek washing system.
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A brief history of Peter Schreurs & Sons Vegetable Farm
3,034 views - 07/24/08
This video has been put together to tell the story of how Peter and Odilia Schreurs started a vegetable farm in 1964 which has now grown...
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Earthworks on new paddock
1,546 views - 07/21/08
Preparing a new paddock for vegetable production means alot of earthworks in our part of Australia. As soil types change quickly and the...
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Asa-lift leek harvester
12,435 views - 06/18/08
On a bright sunny morning I could not resist taking some more shots of our harvester.
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Househam self propelled sprayer
12,176 views - 06/03/08
See our new Househam self propelled sprayer in action. If you are wondering why the machine is being driven slow whilst spraying, this...
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From Planting to Packing. Baby Cos
14,756 views - 05/01/08
A look at how baby cos lettuce is produced on Peter Schreurs and Sons Vegetable Farm. As of April 2008
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Testing our new Househam sprayer
5,428 views - 02/23/08
Our first trial run of our newest piece of machinery, the Househam self propelled spray rig.
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Landini Powerfarm
41,781 views - 10/04/07
A day in the life of our Landini tractors.
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Re: Radicchio
2,344 views - 09/19/07
As you can see not all radicchio crops are weed free
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Hardi Alpha Sprayer
20,176 views - 09/17/07
A nice new looking Hardi Alpa sprayrig that is used for most of our chemical applications.
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Ford Truck
760 views - 09/17/07
Dad bought this truck in 1970. We still have it today and it still runs although it is in need of attention. Here you see it loaded with...
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Ford Thames truck
7,114 views - 09/17/07
The only footage we have of our old Ford Thames truck seen here loaded with lettuce ready for market 1969.
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International 434
6,533 views - 09/17/07
We had 2 international 434 tractors that served us well from 1969 to 1995
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UTB Stork Tractor
30,344 views - 09/17/07
A tractor rarely seen in Australia. This UTB Stork was used for spraying celery crops in the 1970's.
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Leek Harvesting 2007
12,627 views - 09/12/07
Harvesting of leeks using Asa-lift harvester. Filmed at Peter Schreurs and Sons September 2007
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Integrated Pest Management
4,157 views - 09/05/07
A brief summary of what IPM is and how it is used on Peter Schreurs and Sons vegetable farm.
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Water Conservation
823 views - 09/05/07
A breif summary of how water is being conserved on Peter Schreurs and Sons vegetable farm. Part of our sustainable practices.
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Radicchio
5,966 views - 09/04/07
A look at how radicchio was produced on Peter Schreurs and Sons vegetable farm.
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Parsnip
9,182 views - 09/04/07
A look at how Parsnips are produced at Peter Schreurs and Sons vegetable farm
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Kohl Rabi
13,082 views - 09/04/07
A look at how kohl rabi is produced at Peter Schreurs and Sons vegetable farm.
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Baby Wombok
6,817 views - 09/04/07
A look at how baby wombok (chinese cabbage) is produced at Peter Schreurs and Sons vegetable farm.
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Baby Endive
9,140 views - 09/04/07
A look at how baby endive (frisee) is produced at Peter Schreurs and Sons vegetable farm.
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Peter Schreurs and Sons Vegetable Farm
14,244 views - 09/03/07
A look in at the workings of an Austrlian vegetable farm. This footage taken in 2005.
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Australian leek production 2005
40,619 views - 08/30/07
A basic view of leek production on Peter Schreurs and Sons Vegetable Farm in 2005.
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