Agritechnica

Agritechnica 2017: The weird and the wonderful…and the downright impressive

Agritechnica 2017: The weird and the wonderful…and the downright impressive

Agritechnica 2017 was on this week; this agricultural machinery showcase is the biggest of its kind in the world. Manufacturers...

November 18, 2017

Lovol tractors: Edging into Europe, but what about Ireland?

Lovol tractors: Edging into Europe, but what about Ireland?

Lovol tractors were among the more noteworthy sights at Agritechnica 2017. Largely unknown here in Ireland, these Chinese-built machines are...

November 18, 2017

Fendt switches the diesel tank for a plug at Agritechnica

Fendt switches the diesel tank for a plug at Agritechnica

Crowds have assembled in Hanover, Germany, for Agritechnica – the world’s largest indoor farm machinery show. At this sprawling event,...

November 16, 2017

Roscommon man’s ‘3-in-1’ machine turns heads at Agritechnica 2017

Roscommon man’s ‘3-in-1’ machine turns heads at Agritechnica 2017

Founded in Co. Roscommon by David Doran, Acres Machinery specialises in manufacturing “high-quality, robust machinery”. One of the company’s latest...

November 15, 2017

Fancy a Zetor tractor with a sports-car pedigree?

Fancy a Zetor tractor with a sports-car pedigree?

When people think of sports cars, the riches of Monaco or the endurance test of Le Mans often spring to...

November 15, 2017

Pics: Check out this 150hp Ursus prototype at Agritechnica 2017

Pics: Check out this 150hp Ursus prototype at Agritechnica 2017

Ursus is out in force at this week’s Agritechnica show in Germany. The Polish manufacturer’s star attraction is its prototype C-3150V...

November 15, 2017

Pics: Can Venieri raise the stakes with its new, pivot-steer telehandler?

Pics: Can Venieri raise the stakes with its new, pivot-steer telehandler?

Italian company VF Venieri – a brand that is known to many agricultural contractors around Ireland – has plenty to...

November 15, 2017

Pics: Lifting the lid on new loading shovels from Claas

Pics: Lifting the lid on new loading shovels from Claas

Claas is showing off its new Torion loading shovels at this week’s huge Agritechnica show in Germany. AgriLand has been...

November 15, 2017

Pics: Up close with Manitou’s new, pivot-steer telehandler

Pics: Up close with Manitou’s new, pivot-steer telehandler

After a considerable period of speculation – and perhaps even one or two false dawns – Manitou looks set to...

November 14, 2017

Pics: A closer look at Weidemann’s new, contractor-sized loader

Pics: A closer look at Weidemann’s new, contractor-sized loader

A new, contractor-sized loading shovel is front and centre on the Weidemann stand at this year’s Agritechnica show. Weidemann’s new...

November 14, 2017

Pics: The Chinese are coming; Agritechnica 2017 is the staging point

Pics: The Chinese are coming; Agritechnica 2017 is the staging point

Arbos – a Chinese entity with an Italian twist – has a major presence at this week’s Agritechnica show in...

November 14, 2017

Pics: Indian giant makes moves on Europe…at Agritechnica 2017

Pics: Indian giant makes moves on Europe…at Agritechnica 2017

Indian conglomerate Mahindra was one of the big talking points at this year’s Agritechnica show. The group is home to...

November 13, 2017

Pics: Agritechnica 2017 opens its doors to the world…with a flurry of new machines

Pics: Agritechnica 2017 opens its doors to the world…with a flurry of new machines

Agritechnica 2017 is underway this week; the exhibition is simply massive. The venue is the exhibition centre in Hanover, Germany....

November 13, 2017

Krone forager news: Check out these updates

Krone forager news: Check out these updates

As we look ahead to Agritechnica 2017 – Europe’s and possibly the world’s biggest showcase for farm machinery innovations –...

September 28, 2017

Green giant notches up medals for its machinery smarts

Green giant notches up medals for its machinery smarts

John Deere has been awarded one gold and two silver medals for innovation by the DLG committee in advance of...

September 26, 2017

World’s largest machinery exhibition: Should you be there?

World’s largest machinery exhibition: Should you be there?

Agritechnica, the world’s largest agricultural machinery exhibition, is fast approaching. It will take place in Hanover, Germany, from November 12...

September 7, 2017

Tractor of the Year 2018 competition kicks off

Tractor of the Year 2018 competition kicks off

Trelleborg and the Tractor of the Year Awards team have collaborated once again for the co-marketed event, ‘Tractor of the Year...

May 22, 2017

2,900 exhibitors expected at Agritechnica later this year

2,900 exhibitors expected at Agritechnica later this year

Over 2,900 exhibitors are expected to attend the Agritechnica agricultural machinery and equipment show in Germany later this year. Agritechnica, which...

February 22, 2017