Climate and environment
Autumn is a crucial time for water quality
Siobhán Walsh
The coming months are an important time for water quality. Risks are high for nutrient loss when land is wet and rainfall is more frequent.
28 September 2022 News
Ploughing 2022 highlights: SlurryKat macerator
SlurryKat used this year’s Ploughing to showcase its new in-house-built slurry macerator.
28 September 2022 News
Closed slurry period starts next week
The closed period for slurry application has been extended and will start earlier than usual this season.
Make use of slurry spreading windows before closed period
The deadline for spreading slurry is fast approaching, so farmers should take all opportunities to empty storage tanks before then.
27 September 2022 Management
Five tips for utilising autumn grass
Grazing can be tricky to manage in autumn, but following some of the outlined tips can help improve grass utilisation.
24 September 2022 Management
EasyFix Slurry Technology cutting methane emissions by 50%
The technology also results in a reduced carbon footprint and savings on artificial fertilisers.
23 September 2022 Climate and environment
Ploughing 2022 highlights: Slurryquip showcases new trailing shoe range
Among the latest innovations from Slurryquip at this year’s Ploughing was its new slurry tanker-mounted trailing shoe range.
21 September 2022 News
Ploughing highlights: Keltec tanker range debut
Limerick-based Keltec Engineering showcased its new range of slurry tankers to the public for the first time at this year’s Ploughing.
21 September 2022 Farm machinery
New front reel from Mastek
Mastek debuted several new products at the Ploughing for the first time, including a 18m triple fold dribble bar, a remote-controlled engine set and a new front reel concept.
21 September 2022 News
KME launches static macerator unit
Kerry Mechanical Engineering (KME) launched its static macerator unit at this year’s Ploughing.
21 September 2022 News
SlurryKat to launch Pro-Control slurry monitor
SlurryKat will launch a new Isobus control, monitoring and data recording system for its premium plus dribble bars or trailing shoe applicators, alongside some other product updates for 2023.
19 September 2022 News
Keltec to debut new range of tankers at Ploughing
Keltec Engineering is set to showcase its new range of slurry tankers alongside its steerable front mower to the public for the first time at this year’s Ploughing Championships.
17 September 2022 News