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Machinery
SIP showcases new HD butterfly mowers
Gary Abbott
Grass equipment specialists, SIP, launched two new butterfly mower combinations at Agritechnica: the Disc HD 1000 D FS and Disc HD 1100 D FS models with a maximum working width of up to 11.08m.
11 October 2023 Buildings
Kit shed buyer guide: the dos and don’ts
Kit sheds can be a good value for money option, though specifications and quality should be thoroughly checked.
4 October 2023 News
350ac solar farm approved in Offaly
Decisions for solar farm applications continue to roll in around the country with 712ac of panels getting the green light in Offaly and Kerry over the past number of weeks.
Kelly’s profit increases in 2022
Despite some supply difficulties and rising costs, 2022 was a good year for Kelly's Agricultural Machinery.
23 August 2023 News
Hunting season set to open with no clarity on lead shot
Leadshot is prohibited in wetlands, but there has been no clarity as to what lands are designated as wetlands. The NARGC wants clarity from Minister Malcolm Noonan.
23 August 2023 News
Major facilities revamp for Athenry Mart
With a six-figure sum invested in the facilities in recent months, the future looks bright for Athenry Mart.
16 August 2023 Buildings
€10.5k cattle yard ticks the box for outfarm
An investment in a new cattle pen on an outfarm, will lead to simpler and safer handling for Clare farmer Gearoid Lillis.
16 August 2023 Infrastructure
Wrought iron farm gates a ‘symbol of success’
Shem Caufield spoke on a Teagasc Signpost webinar about wrought iron farm gates being our heritage, our history and our responsibility.
23 July 2023 News
Simple suckler shed for pedigree herd
Pat Murrihy constructed a new three-bay slatted shed to ensure ample accomodation for his herd of purebred Limousin cattle, Martin Merrick reports.
19 July 2023 Buildings
Hort demo highlights: Treffler precision tine harrow
Dutch manufacturer Treffler demonstrated its 8m precision tine harrow in the mechanical weed control demonstration as part of the recent Crops and Cover Crop Cultivations event.
5 July 2023 News
Seaside suckler shed ticks all the boxes
Suckler farmer Glen Petrie has recently seen his TAMS II-spec suckler shed reach completion. Martin Merrick reports.
14 June 2023 Buildings