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Surplus contract kit to go for auction on Wednesday
Gary Abbott
Michael Doyle Auctions will host an online auction of surplus farm machinery on behalf of Cork agricultural contractor, Jim Good Agri, on Wednesday 21 February.
31 January 2024 Dealer
Musk moves into farming
First, it was social media, then it was space, but now the global tech giants have turned their sights to agriculture, writes the Dealer.
31 January 2024 Farm machinery
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.
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
Farmer Writes: in the market for a new tractor
I’m thinking of buying one new tractor and selling two, writes Gerald Potterton this week.
17 January 2024 Farmer Writes
New Holland’s new CR11 flagship combine - what we know so far
At Agritechnica, New Holland unveiled its flagship CR11 twin rotor combine, boasting a 775hp engine, 20,000l grain tank and compatibility with headers up to 18m.
25 December 2023 News
2021 New Holland T6.180 scoops €75,000 plus VAT at midlands auction
A 2021 New Holland T6.180 fitted with an MX front loader and 2,490 hours on the clock topped Hennessy Auctioneers' November monthly machinery auction, selling for a €75,000 plus VAT and commission.
6 December 2023 News
2022 Massey Ferguson 6715S secures £68,000 at Fermanagh contractor auction
Mid Ulster Auctions recently hosted a machinery clearance auction on behalf of Fermanagh contractor JP Agri where a Massey Ferguson 6715S topped the sale at £68,000 (€79,265) plus VAT and commission.
6 December 2023 News
Compact but capable M series Deere at home on mixed Cavan farm
Gary Abbott caught up with dairy farmer and free-range poultry producer, Aidan Brady to find out why his 6140M John Deere proves the ideal loader tractor for his mixed farming enterprise.
29 November 2023 Tractors
22 November 2023 News
Meath Farm Machinery expands operations into Louth and Dublin
John Deere dealers, Meath Farm Machinery has expanded its operations into Co Louth and Co Dublin and taken on the premises of outgoing dealer, Hanlon Machinery.
21 November 2023 News
Agritechnica 2023: Mazzotti sprayers gain John Deere livery
John Deere has finally unveiled the Italian-built Mazzotti sprayers in its own green and yellow at Agritechnica this week.
15 November 2023 Farm machinery