New Holland pulls out of Lamma
Gary Abbott
New Holland has announced its withdrawal from Lamma show due to increasing concerns of COVID-19 pandemic. The event is scheduled to take place at the NEC, Birmingham on 11-12 January.
13 December 2021 News
Disappointment as Agritechnica postponed for the second time
The deteriorating situation around the COVID-19 pandemic and the current official regulations are to blame for the second postponement of Agritechnica, the world’s most renowned machinery show.
9 December 2021 News
Gold medal for German gantry tractor
The NexaT carrier tractor has been awarded the gold medal at the recent Agritechnica 2022 Innovation Awards, announced by the DLG.
On test: New Holland T5.140 Dynamic Command
As the trend towards higher-specification compact tractors continues, Gary Abbott put New Holland's T5.140 Dynamic Command tractor to work earlier this summer.
17 November 2021 Tractors
Ireland's only German-built forestry tractor impresses in Cork
Peter Thomas Keaveney caught up with the team from Dermot Casey Tree Care in Cork to chat through the company’s Pfanzelt specialist forestry tractor, the only such unit in Ireland or the UK.
3 November 2021 Farm machinery
Claas confirms Agritechnica attendance
With less than five months to the start of Agritechnica, Claas has confirmed its attendance and announced plans to feature a completely revamped trade show concept.
20 October 2021 News
Amazone cultivation and crop care equipment updates
Last week, Amazone held its pre-Agritechnica press launch. Among updates to existing ranges a number of new machines were unveiled. Gary Abbott outlines some of the standout announcements.
20 October 2021 Farm machinery
Latest Kverneland kit takes to the fields of Tipp
Last week, Kverneland Group Ireland showcased its latest tillage wares at a dealer demonstration day outside Clonmel, Co Tipperary. Gary Abbott travelled to the event
22 September 2021 Farm machinery
25 years of the Krone Big M
Krone introduced its first ever Big M self-propelled mower with 300hp 25 years ago this year. Gary Abbott looks at its evolution since.
9 June 2021 News
What will the tractor of 2030 look like?
With so many technological advancements being made in the automotive world, Gary Abbott and Peter Thomas Keaveney share their thoughts on what the tractor of 2030 might look like.
2 June 2021 Tractors
Agritechnica postponed until March 2022
The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in a further four month postponement of the world’s most renowned machinery show.
31 March 2021 News
Agricultural shows advised not to run in 2021
Tullamore Show organisers have told the Irish Farmers Journal that they are considering a virtual event for 2021.
31 March 2021 News