Machinery

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

John Deere appoints new Branch Customer Support Manager

John Deere appoints new Branch Customer Support Manager

Bob Holt has been appointed Branch Customer Support Manager for the UK and Ireland at John Deere Limited. Holt replaces...

July 18, 2015

Some people think a 12-year-old driving a tractor is crazy – and they’re right

Some people think a 12-year-old driving a tractor is crazy – and they’re right

When non-farming people hear of a 13-year-old driving a tractor on a public road, they find it crazy that such...

July 15, 2015

Tractor and trailer lighting – know the rules

Tractor and trailer lighting – know the rules

Revised lighting regulations will come into effect from January 1, 2016 with respect to all vehicles, according to the Road...

July 15, 2015

JCB celebrates 70 years with a giant maize maze

JCB celebrates 70 years with a giant maize maze

JCB has created a giant 10-acre maize maze in the UK to celebrate its 70th anniversary. The maze, at the National...

July 14, 2015

76% of farmers started driving tractors before leaving primary school

76% of farmers started driving tractors before leaving primary school

Some 76% of farmers drove a tractor for the first time before they were 12 years old, according to an...

July 14, 2015

Warning issued after 13-year-old found driving tractor on public road

Warning issued after 13-year-old found driving tractor on public road

Both a father and son have been reported to the Public Prosecution Service in Northern Ireland after the 13-year-old boy was...

July 13, 2015

Tractor and trailer braking – Are you road legal?

Tractor and trailer braking – Are you road legal?

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) has highlighted its revised tractor and trailer braking requirements which will come into effect in...

July 13, 2015