Machinery

Over 70 tractors in latest Wilsons Bord na Móna auction

Over 70 tractors in latest Wilsons Bord na Móna auction

Wilsons will be auctioning over 70 tractors amongst 200 lots of surplus equipment to be disposed of at Bord na...

May 2, 2022

Machinery Focus: Clover-rich swards usher in the belt rake

Machinery Focus: Clover-rich swards usher in the belt rake

Silage production in Ireland has always centred on grass, but should other plant species, such as clover, be more regularly...

April 30, 2022

Dual wheels to make a comeback?

Dual wheels to make a comeback?

Dual wheels were, at one time, all the rage with tillage farmers, as the appreciation grew that the increasing weight...

April 29, 2022

40-year-old tractor sells for record £214,000 price tag

40-year-old tractor sells for record £214,000 price tag

Fine tractors, beautifully restored, are rapidly gaining some favour as investment vehicles as much as they are agricultural ones. This...

April 29, 2022

First showing for flagship JCB handler at Scotgrass 2022

First showing for flagship JCB handler at Scotgrass 2022

JCB has reserved the first outing of its latest telescopic handler, the TM420S, for Scotgrass which is to be held...

April 27, 2022

John Deere to hold GUSS a little closer

John Deere to hold GUSS a little closer

John Deere is ever keen to acquire expertise in automation, either by acquisition or cooperation, and its latest joint venture...

April 27, 2022

Watch: Farmland – machinery prices and farm costs

Watch: Farmland – machinery prices and farm costs

The latest episode of Farmland, which shines a light on how the current inflation and input crises are affecting two key areas...

April 26, 2022

Valtra to automate headland turns

Valtra to automate headland turns

Another piece of the automation of the field work jigsaw has just been put in place by Valtra with its...

April 26, 2022

New Holland announces changes to Scottish dealer network

New Holland announces changes to Scottish dealer network

New Holland is pleased to announce a number of changes in the dealer network in Scotland. Agricar Ltd will expand...

April 24, 2022

Machinery Focus: Field Queen – the mother of all forage harvesters

Machinery Focus: Field Queen – the mother of all forage harvesters

The mad rush of the silage season will soon be upon us and with it will come the buzz of...

April 23, 2022

New JCB factory opened in India

New JCB factory opened in India

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson officially opened JCB’s newest factory in India as the company strengthens is global manufacturing presence....

April 22, 2022

Pottinger launches new belt-type rake for grassland range

Pottinger launches new belt-type rake for grassland range

Grassland specialist Pottinger has added yet another new product to its grassland range – the new MERGENTO VT 9220 belt-type...

April 20, 2022

Boost for tractor sales across Europe in 2021

Boost for tractor sales across Europe in 2021

Confirmation that 2021 was a good year for tractor sales came from CEMA, the European umbrella organisation for the machinery...

April 19, 2022

Machinery: 2022 – the year of the perfect storm

Machinery: 2022 – the year of the perfect storm

Over the last couple of years, machinery manufacturers have faced many challenges, including steep increases in material prices and component...

April 18, 2022

New generation Mzuri iPass drill

New generation Mzuri iPass drill

Despite its rather exotic name, Mzuri is a British company based in Worcestershire, which was established in response to the...

April 15, 2022

Checking the spreader to save on fertiliser costs

Checking the spreader to save on fertiliser costs

This year’s biggest challenge is turning out to be, not the weather, but the price of oil and gas. The...

April 13, 2022

AgriArgo to present New McCormick range in Birmingham

AgriArgo to present New McCormick range in Birmingham

AgriArgo is to take a large stand at this years LAMMA show in Birmingham in the U.K next month, with...

April 13, 2022

Electrically powered seed metering from Kuhn

Electrically powered seed metering from Kuhn

The idea of having electrically powered implements is slowly gaining traction, although it is only the peripheral functions, capable of...

April 11, 2022