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John Deere self-propelled  combines celebrate 75 years

John Deere self-propelled combines celebrate 75 years

John Deere has been in the business of making harvesting machinery since 1909, yet it has come long way since,...

August 1, 2022

Claas celebrates 25 years of the Terra Trac

Claas celebrates 25 years of the Terra Trac

This year marks 35 years of Claas fitting rubber tracks to its premium range of combine harvesters, and 25 years...

May 26, 2022

Results are in: JCB Farm Master tops the poll

Results are in: JCB Farm Master tops the poll

We opened a poll on Monday – seeking your input and views to find out which machine is held in highest...

January 3, 2018

Caterpillar fined for diesel spill which saw 40,000L end up in the Irish Sea

Caterpillar fined for diesel spill which saw 40,000L end up in the Irish Sea

Caterpillar (NI) has been fined after a spill at its Co. Antrim factory saw more than 40,000L of diesel make its...

October 4, 2017

‘Electric-drive’ Cat: Is this new, big shovel a sign of things to come elsewhere?

‘Electric-drive’ Cat: Is this new, big shovel a sign of things to come elsewhere?

Caterpillar’s new ‘electric-drive’ loader – the 988K XE – apparently delivers 25% greater overall efficiency and up to 10% more...

August 29, 2017

Video: Watch this new CAT tackle the silage scene in Clare

Video: Watch this new CAT tackle the silage scene in Clare

With silage fever having swept across the country last week, it was not at all uncommon to see large machinery...

May 28, 2017

Agri and plant machinery giant makes it big in the movies

Agri and plant machinery giant makes it big in the movies

In the last reel of Ridley Scott’s sci-fi classic Aliens, Sigourney Weaver straps into a yellow industrial ‘exo-skeleton’ to go...

May 15, 2017

Could this ‘compact’ shovel be kitted out to tackle any silage pit?

Could this ‘compact’ shovel be kitted out to tackle any silage pit?

Adding to the construction giant’s offering for farmers and agricultural contractors, Caterpillar has begun to showcase its recently-launched 918M wheeled...

April 2, 2017