Auction

Auction report: Pics and prices from clearance sale in Kilkenny

Auction report: Pics and prices from clearance sale in Kilkenny

Micheal Doyle Auctions hosted a clearance sale of farm machinery on Saturday (August 5). The auction involved tractors, a combine harvester and tillage...

August 9, 2017

Auction: Is this classy Massey, in like-new condition, worth £18,000?

Auction: Is this classy Massey, in like-new condition, worth £18,000?

Across the Irish Sea, Cheffins’ Harrogate Vintage Sale will celebrate its 20th year with a “stand-out” auction on Saturday, August...

July 27, 2017

Pics: Rare vintage makes serious money across the water

Pics: Rare vintage makes serious money across the water

Cheffins, which regularly attracts Irish buyers to its auctions, held its ‘Cambridge Vintage Sale’ earlier in the month on Saturday,...

July 25, 2017

On-site tractor and machinery auctions ‘proving profitable’ across the water

On-site tractor and machinery auctions ‘proving profitable’ across the water

Auction company Cheffins, which is best known here in Ireland for its huge monthly tractor and machinery sales across the...

July 21, 2017

Auction report: Tractors galore at this month’s busy Cambridge sale

Auction report: Tractors galore at this month’s busy Cambridge sale

Last Monday, July 3, saw the latest monthly Cambridge Machinery Sales auction take place at the Cheffins Auctioneers’ sale grounds...

July 10, 2017

Pics: Tractors command ‘strong’ prices at UK dispersal sale

Pics: Tractors command ‘strong’ prices at UK dispersal sale

Agricultural machinery auction specialist Cheffins has just completed two major farm dispersal sales in Yorkshire, England. Both auctions produced some...

May 24, 2017

Pics: European buyers ‘dominate’ at UK machinery auction

Pics: European buyers ‘dominate’ at UK machinery auction

Mainland European buyers continued to dominate at one of the latest machinery auctions held in the UK by selling agents...

May 15, 2017

Pics: Auction of one agri-contractor’s fleet makes €700,000

Pics: Auction of one agri-contractor’s fleet makes €700,000

Close to €700,000 was spent at a machinery auction, as one agricultural contractor sold a selection of tractors and equipment....

May 14, 2017

Classic tractor sells for over £86,000 at auction, setting a new UK record

Classic tractor sells for over £86,000 at auction, setting a new UK record

A 1963 Matbro Mastiff sold for £86,100 (€101,315) at Cheffins’ vintage auction on Saturday, April 22, in Sutton, England. The classic...

April 26, 2017

Pics: Growing tally of tractors and machinery booked in for major Portlaoise auction

Pics: Growing tally of tractors and machinery booked in for major Portlaoise auction

Hennessy Auctioneers is hosting its monthly farm and plant machinery auction on Saturday, April 22 in Portlaoise Mart at 11.30am. Several...

April 14, 2017

‘Follow me up to Carlow’…in search of a machinery bargain

‘Follow me up to Carlow’…in search of a machinery bargain

Farm machinery dealership Gordon Hegarty and Sons will hold an auction of second-hand tractors, machinery, parts and other items at its...

April 12, 2017

Pics: Irish buyers strong on ‘red’ and ‘blue’ but not ‘green’ at this month’s major auction in Cambridge

Pics: Irish buyers strong on ‘red’ and ‘blue’ but not ‘green’ at this month’s major auction in Cambridge

Cheffins’ sprawling second-hand equipment auction at Cambridge in England last week, on April 3, saw sales up 40% on last year. The...

April 11, 2017

Online European auction ‘house’ promises to shift plenty of ‘metal’

Online European auction ‘house’ promises to shift plenty of ‘metal’

A European agricultural machinery auction business has decided to focus all of its energies on online bidders, rather than a...

March 15, 2017

‘Trade for quality tractors considerably higher than this time last year’

‘Trade for quality tractors considerably higher than this time last year’

There is a significant improvement in trade for second-hand tractors, compared to this time last year, according to Cheffins’ Chairman...

March 8, 2017

Check out what’s on offer at some of the upcoming tractor auctions

Check out what’s on offer at some of the upcoming tractor auctions

A number of machinery auctions are set to take place at home and abroad over the coming weeks, with hundreds...

March 4, 2017

Pics: Rare Lamborghini vintage tractor worth €25,000 to go to auction

Pics: Rare Lamborghini vintage tractor worth €25,000 to go to auction

A rare Lamborghini tractor, which was built in 1957 and valued at up to €25,000, is set to go to...

February 9, 2017

Irish buyers compete at UK machinery sales as prices climb

Irish buyers compete at UK machinery sales as prices climb

Irish buyers continued to compete with continental and domestic buyers at UK agricultural machinery sales as stock levels fall. Plenty...

January 13, 2017

Original Massey Ferguson 135 to make big money at UK auction

Original Massey Ferguson 135 to make big money at UK auction

A 1966 Massey Ferguson 135 with just 969 hours on the clock will be just one of the lots to...

August 20, 2016