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Machinery
Amazone UF 02 hits the spot for Tyrone tillage farmer
Gary Abbott
Gary Abbott visited William Russell of Riverview Farms in Tyrone to find out how the farm’s Amazone UF 2002 and FT 1502 mounted sprayer combination is performing having sprayed over 9,000 acres.
15 June 2022 News
My Farming Week: Alan Hurley, Derrivereen, Rossmore, Clonakilty, Co Cork
Tillage farmer Alan Hurley has been producing more barley for whiskey production over the last four years.
6 April 2022 Farm machinery
Turning a new sod: Ireland’s largest plough in action
Peter Thomas Keaveney travelled to south Tipperary to catch up with a 12-furrow Kverneland PW wagon plough in action, Ireland’s largest plough.
Reseeding in 2022: what you need to know
Events in Ukraine are impacting on farming decisions in Ireland writes Aidan Brennan. What impact will the war have on reseeding?
15 March 2022 Reseeding
New Zealand to test regenerative agricultural practices
The New Zealand government is investing $2.8m into research on regenerative agriculture to see how it affects soil health, farm productivity and climate change.
New research on tillage systems under way
New research on tillage systems is being carried out by Teagasc. A study of focus farms, small plot trials and a survey with farmers will all form part of the research.
28 January 2022 News
What would you like to see in the new CAP?
The new CAP provides an opportunity to boost the good environmental footprint of tillage farms while also boosting income.
5 January 2022 Husbandry