National Ploughing Championships

Great Yorkshire Success gives hope for September Balmoral

Great Yorkshire Success gives hope for September Balmoral

July 21, 2021

Fill your slurry tanker in less than 60 seconds

Fill your slurry tanker in less than 60 seconds

Colgan Agri, a Tullamore-based father-and-son contracting company, launched a mobile slurry tanker ‘Filling Arm’ at the National Ploughing Championships, in...

October 2, 2017

Farm invention that cuts out ‘hardship’ and ‘saves your back’

Farm invention that cuts out ‘hardship’ and ‘saves your back’

Ballyealan Engineering, an agri-engineering company in its infancy, launched the ‘Easy Arm’ at the National Ploughing Championships in Tullamore, Co. Offaly...

September 26, 2017

‘Pint-sized’ telescopic skid-steer launched by JCB at the ‘Ploughing’

‘Pint-sized’ telescopic skid-steer launched by JCB at the ‘Ploughing’

JCB has launched its new Teleskid 3TS-8W onto the Irish market at the National Ploughing Championships in Screggan, Tullamore, Co. Offaly....

September 22, 2017

Novel ‘3 in 1’ trailer launched at the ‘Ploughing’

Novel ‘3 in 1’ trailer launched at the ‘Ploughing’

A&W Engineering, an Irish manufacturer of “heavy-duty” trailers, is currently launching its new ‘3 in 1’ trailer at the National Ploughing...

September 20, 2017

Machinery highlights: On-site at this year’s National Ploughing Championships

Machinery highlights: On-site at this year’s National Ploughing Championships

Droves of visitors will flock to the National Ploughing Championships this week. The sprawling exhibition area is home to a...

September 18, 2017

National Ploughing Championships 2017: Tractor highlights on-site

National Ploughing Championships 2017: Tractor highlights on-site

Hoards of farmers, agricultural contractors and rural dwellers will flock to the National Ploughing Championships this week. With 40 rows of...

September 18, 2017

‘Award-winning’ Cyclone mower cuts a path to the ‘Ploughing’

‘Award-winning’ Cyclone mower cuts a path to the ‘Ploughing’

Major Equipment Intl has expanded its “award-winning” Cyclone mower line-up with 2.8m, 4.2m and 5.6m models, which will feature at...

September 13, 2017

Big ‘Kats’ destined for the National Ploughing Championships

Big ‘Kats’ destined for the National Ploughing Championships

Slurry equipment manufacturer SlurryKat will attend this year’s National Ploughing Championships in Screggan, Tullamore, Co. Offaly on September 19, 20...

August 21, 2017

Irish ploughing team departs for Europe-wide competition

Irish ploughing team departs for Europe-wide competition

Two members of the Irish ploughing team – Jer Coakley from Cork and Dan Donnelly from Wexford – departed for...

August 16, 2017

Video: A great throwback to farming fashion at the Ploughing

Video: A great throwback to farming fashion at the Ploughing

Last Monday’s episode of The Republic of Telly included a clip from the National Ploughing Championships which checked out the...

October 29, 2016

Revealed: National Ploughing Championships to return to Tullamore

Revealed: National Ploughing Championships to return to Tullamore

The venue for the 2017 National Ploughing Championships has been revealed with the three-day extravaganza returning to Sreggan, Tullamore, Co....

October 9, 2016

Eamonn Tracey wins seventh consecutive National Ploughing title – Full results here

Eamonn Tracey wins seventh consecutive National Ploughing title – Full results here

Eamonn Tracey has won his seventh consecutive National Ploughing Championship title in Tullamore today. The Carlow man secured the victory...

September 22, 2016

283,000 people attend the ‘most successful’ Ploughing ever

283,000 people attend the ‘most successful’ Ploughing ever

Some 283,000 people attended this year’s National Ploughing Championships in Screggan, Tullamore, Co. Offaly. This year’s attendance figure is up...

September 22, 2016

Pics: Sunshine on the final day of Ploughing 2016

Pics: Sunshine on the final day of Ploughing 2016

After yesterday’s heavy afternoon rain, the sun beamed down on the final day of the 2016 National Ploughing Championships. With over...

September 22, 2016

Waterford woman wins National Brown Bread Baking competition

Waterford woman wins National Brown Bread Baking competition

The winner of the 2016 National Brown Bread Baking Competition, sponsored by Aldi, is Phyllis McGovern from Butlerstown, Co. Waterford....

September 22, 2016

6 of the most expensive machines on show at Ploughing 2016

6 of the most expensive machines on show at Ploughing 2016

The National Ploughing Championships are underway in Screggan, Co. Offaly and all of the top agricultural machinery manufacturers are showcasing...

September 22, 2016

Pics: A round-up of events at Day Two of the Ploughing

Pics: A round-up of events at Day Two of the Ploughing

The downpour of rain at Day Two of the 2016 National Ploughing Championships started after 2pm as the heavens opened....

September 21, 2016