Everyone in Macra na Feirme is looking forward to an exciting three days at the National Ploughing Championships where the organisation will showcase a variety of competitions, agricultural programmes and events.

Macra will launch its inaugural Harry Ferguson Tractor Driver Safety Award, where 60 young farmers (20 each day) will display their safe tractor driving ability to the crowd in the hope of being crowned the Macra na Feirme/Harry Ferguson Tractor Driver Safety Award winner for 2017.