Agri jobs: tractor drivers wanted for fertiliser spreading
Anne O'Donoghue
This week’s opportunities include a company looking for tractor drivers and dairy farms in the southeast looking for workers.
16 May 2024 News
John Deere S7 combine set for UK debut at Cereals
John Deere will present its new S7 Series combine along with its other new wares at the Cereals 2024 event in Bedfordshire on 11-12 June.
15 May 2024 News
European tractor registrations reduce by 4.9% in 2023
A recent report from CEMA shows that 158,100 agricultural tractors were registered in Europe during 2023, a 4.9% decline on 2022
Planned worker strikes at UK New Holland plant could hit tractor supply
The union representing the workers has stated that the majority of staff on the shop floor are prepared to strike over pay for nine days this month.
9 May 2024 News
Lynx Engineering to distribute Agribumper range in Ireland
Lynx Engineering Ireland has been appointed as the Irish importer and distributor for the Danish built Agribumper product range.
1 May 2024 News
Getting the goods in the ground with Grimme
Growing over 300 acres of potatoes, Gary Abbott caught up with Co Meath-based Meade Farm, to find out more about its Grimme GB 215 two-row belt planter as well as the planting process.
1 May 2024 l2
Man dies following collision involving quad and tractor in Galway
The driver of the quad bike - a male aged in his 20s - was fatally injured as a result of the collision.
28 April 2024 News
Quarter one tractor registrations back 8% on 2023
Recent FTMTA figures show that 216 new tractors were registered in March this year, 13% less than March 2023, as figures for the first quarter of 2024 are back 8% at 878 units.
24 April 2024 News
Sixty years of New Holland at Basildon
To mark the 60th anniversary of tractor production at its Basildon plant in Essex, New Holland has marked the occasion with a special edition of its T7.300.
17 April 2024 News
AGCO and Trimble collab to launch PTx Trimble platform
Trimble’s precision agriculture business and AGCO’s JCA Technologies have combined to form PTx Trimble, a brand offering factory fit and retrofit precision technology solutions for all equipment makes
17 April 2024 News
Dairy farmer to take on Kilimanjaro for meningitis charity
Brendan O'Reilly from Kilcolgy in Cavan will take on Kilimanjaro in August in aid of the Meningjitis Research Foundation.
16 April 2024 News
Farmers urged to get their hearing tested
There is a huge stigma in the farming community around hearing aids and hearing loss, audiologist Rachel Hetherington has said.
10 April 2024 News