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Machinery
H Fulton Tractors appointed SpreadPoint dealer for northwest
Peter Thomas Keaveney
Balmoral Show 2023 saw the official launch of a new partnership between Spreadpoint and H Fulton tractors.
24 May 2023 Slurry
Ever increasing pressure on slurry storage: a necessary evil
Slurry storage is something we have to get realistic about for a number of reasons.
11 May 2023 News
Farmer understanding needed as difficult year for contractors in play - FCI
The FCI is conscious that the last two months of heavy rainfall will lead to two to three weeks of huge demand on contractor services.
Offaly students graduate from Safe Tractor Driving course
Students in St Brendan's Community School in Birr Co Offaly spoke to the Irish Farmers Journal about their experiences of doing the Safe Tractor Training course with FRS Network.
3 May 2023 News
Woodchip and biogas in the heart of Tyrone
From supplying biomass boilers, to building a biogas plant and supplying woodchip to businesses, Tyrone-based Gavin Winters is no stranger to finding the opportunities in renewables.
19 April 2023 Renewables
Watch: this week in photos
Our top photos from the past week include farmers feeding livestock, spreading fertiliser and urea and sowing spring barley.
16 April 2023 News
Widespread condemnation of rain gun slurry video
A social media clip of slurry being spread from a public road with a rain gun has caused outrage among farmers and the public.
8 April 2023 News
This week in photos - lambing, calving and SCEP
Our top photos from the past week include farmers lambing, calving, spreading slurry and more. Our photographers also attended a government information evening on SCEP in West County Hotel, Ennis.
2 April 2023 News
Farmer Writes: is soil sampling good news or bad?
James Strains is skeptical about the results he received from the Department's soil sampling programme. However, he is a big advocate for the new liming scheme.
28 March 2023 Farmer Writes
Fertiliser for €20 and this is not a drill!
I never thought I'd see the day where I'd be talking about fertiliser that's good value but here we are.
15 March 2023 News
Placing lime to the point with Spreadpoint
Spreading in excess of 23,000t of lime annually, Joseph Walls Ltd purchased two Spreadpoint SP-600 spreaders fitted with 12m auger systems last year, Gary Abbott travelled to Co Down to find out more.
8 March 2023 Contracting
This week in photos: sowing, ploughing, direct drilling and spreading
Our top farming photos from the past week include farmers sowing Isabel oats, ploughing in preparation for spring barley , direct drilling spring beans, sorting through a harvest of beet and more.
26 February 2023 News