Machinery

Elderly woman struck by tractor in road traffic accident

Elderly woman struck by tractor in road traffic accident

A woman in her 70s was seriously injured yesterday (November 3) after she was struck by a tractor and trailer....

November 4, 2015

Here’s how to make your farm safer over the winter months

Here’s how to make your farm safer over the winter months

With winter comes colder weather, often freezing in Ireland, therefore it is important to ensure that all machinery on the...

October 31, 2015

John Deere adds new models to self-propelled forage harvester range

John Deere adds new models to self-propelled forage harvester range

John Deere has announced the addition of three new models to its 8000 Series range of self-propelled forage harvesters. The...

October 31, 2015

See pics as John Deere unveils new R Series front-loaders

See pics as John Deere unveils new R Series front-loaders

John Deere has unveiled its new generation R Series front loaders, which will replace the current H Series models for use...

October 7, 2015

Miss the machinery at the Ploughing? Here’s five of the biggest tractors from the show

Miss the machinery at the Ploughing? Here’s five of the biggest tractors from the show

There is some top-class machinery on show at the National Ploughing Championships this week. The Case Magnum 380hp is something to...

September 25, 2015

Past experience the most important factor in farm machinery purchases

Past experience the most important factor in farm machinery purchases

A new study has found that the main factor in farmers’ machinery purchases is their own experience with a brand...

September 24, 2015

Michelin unveils new Cargoxbib heavy duty tyre

Michelin unveils new Cargoxbib heavy duty tyre

Michelin has unveiled its new Cargoxbib heavy duty tyre which is aimed at farmers looking for reliability and stability while...

September 20, 2015

John Deere wins gold and silver medals for innovation

John Deere wins gold and silver medals for innovation

John Deere and several of its partner companies have been awarded three gold and 10 silver medals by the innovation...

September 19, 2015

Michelin’s tyre pressure app now available on iPhone and iPad

Michelin’s tyre pressure app now available on iPhone and iPad

Michelin’s free agricultural tyre pressure calculator app is now compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch devices. It says that this...

August 29, 2015

Case IH to display latest products at National Ploughing Championships 2015

Case IH to display latest products at National Ploughing Championships 2015

Case IH will be exhibiting a number of key products at the National Ploughing Championships 2015, including the Magnum Rowtrac...

August 24, 2015

John Deere W and T Series redesigned for 2016 harvest

John Deere W and T Series redesigned for 2016 harvest

John Deere’s new W and T Series combines have been redesigned for the 2016 harvest with new Stage IV compliant...

August 20, 2015

New Holland construction range now available from ag dealers

New Holland construction range now available from ag dealers

Due to farmer demand, the New Holland range of construction equipment is now available in Ireland and the UK from...

August 8, 2015

John Deere expands its product range with 14 new mid-range models

John Deere expands its product range with 14 new mid-range models

John Deere is expanding its range of mid-size 6R and 6M Series tractors, which it says will offer reduced operating...

August 4, 2015

Monster machinery: Tribine combine with 27t chaser bin

Monster machinery: Tribine combine with 27t chaser bin

US company Tribine has announced that its articulated combine with a 27t chaser bin is to go into production. Newton...

July 26, 2015

Farmer facing fine – for smoking in his tractor cab

Farmer facing fine – for smoking in his tractor cab

A Co. Antrim farmer could be facing a fine of up to £1,000 after he was found smoking in his...

July 21, 2015

RSA – Top tips on towing trailers

RSA – Top tips on towing trailers

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) will soon publish guidelines on towing trailers safely. Here are their top tips. The trailers...

July 20, 2015

Eight-year-old tractor for sale with 20% tread left in original Michelin tyres

Eight-year-old tractor for sale with 20% tread left in original Michelin tyres

An eight-year-old New Holland tractor for sale in the UK is still fitted with its original Michelin tyres which have,...

July 19, 2015

New Merlo range to be unveiled at Ploughing Championships

New Merlo range to be unveiled at Ploughing Championships

The new Merlo Medium Duty Turbofarmer range is to be unveiled at the 2015 National Ploughing Championships in September. The...

July 19, 2015