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Machinery
Goodyear to begin manufacturing low sidewall technology tyres in France
Peter Thomas Keaveney
Goodyear Farm Tyres has opened a new Low Sidewall Technology development centre in France and will begin the manufacturing and customisation of wheel and tyre assemblies at the start of April.
13 March 2024 Viewpoints
Home Farm: spring work restarts
We are continuing to buy in young cattle as we sell beef out and with the slurry in the slatted houses now reasonably under control, things are more comfortable than they were even 10 days ago.
13 March 2024 Farm machinery
Vaderstad Spirit fits the bill for Wexford farmers
In 2020, Curracloe Farms made the decision to upgrade to a 6m Vaderstad Spirit seed and fertiliser disc drill, Gary Abbott caught up with Simon Donohoe to find out how the drill has performed.
Big variation on area grazed from farm to farm
Declan Collins on what farms need to do to ensure they have enough grass in April.
6 March 2024 Grass & feeding
Big boots allowing Wexford farmer to sow more winter corn
Peter Thomas Keaveney caught up with Wexford tillage farmer John Hayes, who put a set of 1250/50 R32 wheels under his John Deere 6250R for sowing winter corn.
31 January 2024 Farm machinery
Home Farm: Messy winter cereal fields
The hedges are all cut and the grass fields now all rested and with all cattle indoors, fields are greening up.
13 December 2023 Viewpoints
Continental unveils new high-horsepower tyre sizes
Continental has launched new sizes of its TractorMaster and CompactMaster agricultural tyres.
2 November 2023 News
Reading weeds and digging holes in Tyrone
Visitors to farm near Cookstown last week were told that weeds can shed a lot of light about what is happening below the ground.
18 October 2023 Northern Ireland