Machinery
PSNI road safety appeal after fatal tractor collisions
Police in Northern Ireland have called on road users to become more alert to risks linked to the presence of agricultural machinery.
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Watering the spuds
With the current drought, many potato growers are irrigating their crop, one Waterford grower is going about it in a different way.
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MOTORS
In pictures: going where no Audi has gone before
A farmer in England received quite the shock when he discovered an abandoned Audi A4 in his field on Sunday morning.
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Fun and function from the new Berlingo
The Citroen Berlingo has been a firm favourite of the farming community since its arrival in 1996. Alistair Chambers went to drive the latest version.
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VINTAGE
100 year celebration of John Deere tractor production
Peter Gaffney won a competition to go to the John Deere birthday celebrations for the weekend with his son.
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Your Association. Your Voice – Get Involved in IFA
The IFA is about farmers, standing together, supporting each other. I encourage all farmers to get more actively involved in what IFA does, to strengthen the IFA and ensure we are fully representative
Liming – what a difference a year makes!
Trevor Boland from Sligo won a lime and nutrient management plan worth €2,500 in the 2017 Smart Farming Competition.
Improving your Oilseed Rape Harvest Management
This season more than ever correct pre-harvest Roundup® Brands desiccation will be essential for growers.
Saving money while reducing the workload
“It definitely saves money, a healthy cow is a profitable cow. If you have to get the vet to clean out a cow it delays breeding, it delays everything.” Mike McCarthy is farming in Co. Limerick.