Under the hood: Tullamore, and combines
Alistair Chambers
Ireland's smallest combine, mid-season check-ups fro combines and Tullamore Show all feature in this week's machinery section.
1 August 2018 Farm machinery
Show-stoppers at Tullamore
Despite its primary focus being livestock, there will be some interesting machines on display at the Tullamore Show. Alistair Chambers reports.
1 August 2018 News
Moynalty threshing festival to celebrate 100 years of John Deere
The tranquillity of the picturesque town of Moynalty, Co Meath, will be broken by the sounds of a bygone era as the Moynalty Steam Threshing Festival gets under way. Alistair Chambers reports.
Hybrid modem to advance precision agriculture
A triple venture in Germany has come up with some improvements for precision agriculture. Alistair Chambers reports.
1 August 2018 News
Think small, reap big: Ireland's smallest new combine
Most of the combines in Ireland are now at the bigger end of the spectrum, so when a small one was bought we went to see it in action. Alistair Chambers reports.
1 August 2018 Farm machinery
Reaching out with the latest in hedge-cutting
This week's machinery section puts some of the top hedge cutters on the market to the test and see a vintage combine still in action.
25 July 2018 News
Machinery news and views
A round-up of news from around the machinery world.
25 July 2018 News
Mutihog gets deal in the United States
The Louth-based tractor manufacturer will see its machines for sale with American and Canadian retailers.
25 July 2018 Farm machinery
The next step in Autosteer from Topcon
Topcon has introduced an auto-turn system in its X25 and X35 machine control consoles.
25 July 2018 News
Claas sets new mowing world record at 43.5ac/hr
In the United States on 1 July, Claas went about setting a new eight-hour grass mowing record. The previous record was 100ha (approximately 250ac).
25 July 2018 News
Being safe when using hedge cutters
From the highest-specification machine to the simplest, hedge-cutters require a great amount of skill to operate at the full of their potential.
25 July 2018 Hedgecutters
Cutters with an edge
Earlier this year, we gathered a broad range of hedge cutters from the main manufacturers and put them through their paces. Alistair Chambers reports.
25 July 2018 Hedgecutters