Under the bonnet: machinery experts talk lead times and prices
Peter Thomas Keaveney
Peter Thomas Keaveney speaks with three key figures in the machinery industry in Ireland to talk about career opportunities for young people in the industry, lead times and prices.
27 September 2023 Motors
Ploughing car display in the mud
Cars rarely look well in the mud and last week’s Ploughing display proved that point as few car companies were eager to open their car doors to allow visitors to taste and feel the new car comforts.
27 September 2023 News
Renewable and low-carbon fuels need to be incentivised - CEMA
A recent position paper published by CEMA has called on the promotion, production and use of renewable and low-carbon fuels within agriculture, while other alternative technologies reach maturity.
40 lots up for grabs at Meath contractor auction
A Meath agricultural contractor’s fleet of silage and slurry equipment will be auctioned off on 30 September in Kilmessan, Co Meath.
27 September 2023 News
McHale Fusion 4 on test: Minor changes that made a huge improvement
On the market now for the past 12 months, feedback to-date is that McHale’s Fusion 4 has run very well this season. Peter Thomas Keaveney recently got the opportunity to put it through its paces.
27 September 2023 Farm machinery
McMullan Agri appointed dealers for Bailey trailers and BvL feeders
McMullan Agri, Co Antrim has been appointed as the sole distributor for Bailey trailers and BvL feed equipment in Ireland
27 September 2023 News
All-Ireland tractor pulling and dyno day to take place this weekend
An all-Ireland tractor pulling and dyno day is set to take place on Saturday 30 September in Ballyboy, Kilcormac, Co Offaly (R42 Y890).
27 September 2023 News
Tractor and slurry tanker stolen in Fermanagh
A John Deere tractor and Red Rock slurry tanker were stolen from a farm in Northern Ireland last week.
26 September 2023 News
Valtra unveils new 420hp Finnish built S Series tractor range
Finnish tractor manufacturer Valtra has unveiled its long-awaited revamped S Series tractor range, spanning 280hp to 420hp, which marks the beginning of the brand's sixth-generation line-up.
22 September 2023 News
Ploughing 2023: Machinery highlights part two
Peter Thomas Keaveney takes a look at some of the newest kit and machinery highlights from this years National Ploughing Championships.
20 September 2023 Farm machinery
Ploughing 2023: machinery highlights part one
Gary Abbott looks at some of the highlight machines making their debut at this years Ploughing Championships.
20 September 2023 News
Scammers targeting machinery dealers again
The Irish Farmers Journal understands that Irish machinery dealers are once again facing issues around fraudulent payment transactions. Peter Thomas Keaveney and Gary Abbott report.
20 September 2023 News