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VF/IF tyres: are they worth the money?
With more tyre manufacturers offering VF and IF marked tyres at considerable premiums to standard tyres, Dermot Forristal looks at whether or not the additional costs can be justified.
25 January 2023 Farm machinery
More traction and less compaction with central tyre inflation
The use of central tyre inflation systems (CTIS) is gaining more and more traction. Peter Thomas Keaveney speaks to tillage farmer Barry White who has been running a CTIS system on a Fendt since 2020.
18 January 2023 Farm machinery
LAMMA 2023: Richard Western debuts new Delilah spreaders
Richard Western introduced tweaks to the rotor design, a simplified driveline and new numbering on its Delilah twin horizontal beater/spinning disc dung spreaders at LAMMA last week.
LAMMA 2023: HiSpec debuts macerator and dribble bar
HiSpec showcased its in-house developed macerator and chassis mounted dribble bar for the first time at LAMMA last week.
18 January 2023 Farm machinery
LAMMA 2023: 1% accuracy with lightweight portable weigh beams
An alternative to a full-sized weighbridge, Griffith Elder claims its portable weigh beams offers accuracy down to 1%, with a typical tractor and trailer setup weighed in two goes.
18 January 2023 Farm machinery
LAMMA 2023: McHale showcases new V6 belt baler
On a very impressive stand, McHale showcased its new fully-automatic V6760 variable chamber baler which complements its existing V6 variable chamber range.
18 January 2023 Farm machinery
LAMMA 2023: Agri Linc launches new 2.5m Moore Unidrill
Agri Linc showcased a new 2.5m version of the Moore Unidrill at LAMMA, which comes with the option of 20 or 28 coulters.
18 January 2023 Farm machinery
LAMMA 2023: SpreadPoint adds chemical mixing to stainless steel bowsers
SpreadPoint has developed a range of purpose-built stainless-steel water bowsers for road transport, with LAMMA seeing the launch of the bowser with chemical mixing capabilities.
18 January 2023 Farm machinery
LAMMA 2023: SIWI FireSafe quick-release hitch system
Danish firm SIWI showcased its new FireSafe fully automatic hitch release system, which is designed to be used in an emergency situation, to quickly detach a baler from a tractor if it catches fire.
18 January 2023 Farm machinery
LAMMA 2023: Corvus showcases new electric UTV
The new Spanish-built Corvus electric 4x4 utility vehicle (UTV) made an appearance at LAMMA show last week.
18 January 2023 Farm machinery
HiSpec develop its own macerator and range of dribble bars
HiSpec has developed its own macerator and range of chassis-mounted dribble bars in a bid to offer a complete in-house solution for tankers and low-emission applicators.
11 January 2023 Farm machinery
Made in Ireland: Mastek going from strength to strength
In the past decade, Mastek has become a household name in Ireland and the UK when it comes to low-emission slurry equipment. Peter Thomas Keaveney sat down with MD Paul Quinn to find out more.
11 January 2023 Farm machinery