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International design award for next-generation Case IH Axial-Flow combine
Peter Thomas Keaveney
The new-look next-generation Case IH Axial-Flow combine has won an internationally-acclaimed Red Dot Design Award for product design.
3 April 2024 News
Kverneland Group Ireland appoints Fermanagh dealer
Kverneland Group Ireland has announced the appointment of Walmsley Tractors, Kesh, Co Fermanagh to its dealer network for its full implement portfolio.
28 February 2024 News
Irish combine sales hit a 10-year high
Irish combine sales increased by 55% in 2023, recording a 10-year high in the process, Peter Thomas Keaveney reports.
CNH reports 5% turnover increase for 2023
Despite recording a 2% reduction in 2023 Q4 net sales, CNH Industrial’s full-year results were up 5% to $24.4bn for 2023. Annual net sales for the agri division were up 1% at $18.14bn.
21 February 2024 News
John Deere tops tractor sales in Ireland and UK
John Deere was the most popular brand of tractor sold in the Republic of Ireland and the UK in 2022, while Massey Ferguson claimed the second spot and New Holland came third in the Republic.
24 January 2024 News
2023 rewind: some of the biggest machinery launches from this year
2023 was a year packed with new product launches here at home and abroad. Gary Abbott looks back on some of the more prominent machines unveiled over the past 12 months.
31 December 2023 Farm machinery
Watch: Case IH presents 2024 tractor and telehandler updates
At a press event on the outskirts of Vienna, Austria, Case IH presented its new Quadtrac 715 flagship tractor among a host of other product updates for the 2024 season. Gary Abbott attended.
20 December 2023 Farm machinery
Agritechnica: Case IH broadens Vestrum appeal with ActiveDrive 8 transmission
Case IH has added the option of the ActiveDrive 8 powershift tansmission to its 100 to 130hp four-cylinder Vestrum tractor models, broadening its appeal to customers not requiring a CVT transmission.
29 November 2023 Tractors
Chipping up to 75t/hour with Ireland's largest Fendt tractor and trailed chipper
Chipping over 100,000t of timber annually using two Fendt tractors and trailed Mus-Max chippers, Gary Abbott caught up with R&W Noble Contracts to find out more
1 November 2023 Contracting