Ploughing 2023: ‘It’s like a hurler making it to an All-Ireland final - a dream'
Sarah O'Sullivan
Mooncoin farmer James Aylward can’t wait to compete at his first ever National Ploughing Championships and takes his training seriously – like all Kilkenny sportspeople.
16 September 2023 News
Ploughing 2023: Fail to prepare, prepare to fail
Alan Cox from Tullamore, Co Offaly, has been competing since he was 18. he told Kelsey Daly how he now combines competing with judging and coaching.
13 September 2023 News
New cultivators, weeders and hedgecutters from Kverneland Group Ireland
The Kverneland Group Ireland will exhibit the latest from its range of brands, including the new trailed Kverneland Enduro T cultivators, Helios 1060F rotary hoe and McConnel PA 6067 hedgecutter.
Kverneland unveils complete own-branded mechanical weeding line-up
Kverneland took the wraps off its own-branded range of mechanical weeding equipment at a recent event in Germany, ahead of showcasing it at Agritechnica in November. Peter Thomas Keaveney attended.
6 September 2023 Farm machinery
Watch: Kverneland unveils new front hopper, power harrow and coulter set-up
Kverneland took the wraps off its latest generation of new kit at an event in Germany last week, ahead of showcasing it at Agritechnica in November.
30 August 2023 News
Kverneland adds ‘TwinFill’ automatic filling program to mounted sprayers
Kverneland has introduced TwinFill, a combined filling program for its iXtra front tank in combination with the iXter B rear-mounted sprayer tank.
30 August 2023 News
New 67-Series from McConnel and 30 year Irish celebrations
McConnel has launched its new 67-Series to replace the outgoing 65-series. Meanwhile, Irish importer, the Kverneland Group Ireland commemorates its 30-year partnership with the brand.
26 July 2023 News
FTMTA show highlights: Kverneland debuts new mechanical weeder
Kverneland Group Ireland debuted the first of its new mechanical weeders, which comes off the back of the manufacturer acquiring BC Technique earlier this year.
12 July 2023 Farm machinery
McConnel 67 Series hedge cutter
The Kverneland Group Ireland, main importers of McConnel in Ireland, presented the new McConnel 70hp 67-Series hedgecutter range.
12 July 2023 News
Kverneland Group Ireland to present mechanical weeder
Kverneland Group Ireland will showcase its new mechanical weeder division at the show. This comes after the manufacturer acquired the Phenix Agrosystem brand earlier in the year.
28 June 2023 News
Kverneland demonstrates flagship 6m U-drill
The Kverneland Group Ireland showcased the flagship U-drill 6000, trailed 6m seed drill combination at the Crops and Cover Crop Cultivations event in Oak Park last week.
28 June 2023 Farm machinery
Kverneland’s U-drill – 'the drill of the future'
Alfie Byrne is a busy man these days. With 34 years’ experience as an agricultural contractor, his business revolves around tillage and forage contracting handling a full range of farming operations.