National Ploughing Championships

How World Ploughing Champion hopes to win a sixth title at Ratheniska

How World Ploughing Champion hopes to win a sixth title at Ratheniska

The rain will be beneficial to those competing at this year’s Ploughing, as ground conditions in Laois have become very...

September 22, 2015

Video: Get a glimpse of behind the scenes at the Ploughing

Video: Get a glimpse of behind the scenes at the Ploughing

Lely brought the cows to the Ploughing site last Friday to get them ready for the three-day event where Lely...

September 21, 2015

How to prevent losing your child at the Ploughing

How to prevent losing your child at the Ploughing

‘A child has been found’ is all too often heard over the public announcements at the Ploughing as invariably a...

September 21, 2015

9 characters you will see at the Ploughing Championships

9 characters you will see at the Ploughing Championships

Over 100,000 farmers are expected to attend the 2015 National Ploughing Championships and, as with any event, there will be...

September 21, 2015

Video: Audi makes crop marks at the Ploughing

Video: Audi makes crop marks at the Ploughing

To mark its inaugural visit to the National Ploughing Championships, Audi Ireland has created a 110m logo in a field...

September 21, 2015

The Ploughing dates back to 1931 and we can thank two competitive farmers for it!

The Ploughing dates back to 1931 and we can thank two competitive farmers for it!

Today’s National Ploughing Championships can trace its roots back to 1931 when the first inter-county ploughing contest took place after...

September 20, 2015

Best wellies for the Ploughing – we profile the contenders

Best wellies for the Ploughing – we profile the contenders

A good pair of wellies will be essential for any farmer and anyone going to the Ploughing should have a...

September 20, 2015

Ultimate guide to what to wear to the Ploughing Championships

Ultimate guide to what to wear to the Ploughing Championships

While the weather was good at the 2014 National Ploughing Championships, the Irish weather is known to be changeable with...

September 19, 2015

What does it take to host the Ploughing Championships?

What does it take to host the Ploughing Championships?

This is the third year in a row that the National Ploughing Championships will take place on the farm of...

September 19, 2015

Enter our Ploughing competition to win top-of-the range farming software

Enter our Ploughing competition to win top-of-the range farming software

With the National Ploughing Championships just around the corner the team here at Agriland is delighted to announce our #farmfree...

September 19, 2015

Enter our free Ploughing competition to win a Lely mower for a year

Enter our free Ploughing competition to win a Lely mower for a year

With the National Ploughing Championships just around the corner, the team here at Agriland is delighted to announce our #farmfree competition....

September 18, 2015

How to plan the best route to the 2015 Ploughing site

How to plan the best route to the 2015 Ploughing site

Over 200,000 people are expected to attend this year’s National Ploughing Championships so planning your route to avoid unnecessary delays...

September 18, 2015

Support us and we’ll support you, says FBD Doherty

Support us and we’ll support you, says FBD Doherty

FBD has asked its farmer customer base to remain loyal as it tackles its ongoing financial issues. Christy Doherty, Head of...

September 10, 2015

Preparations well underway in Co. Laois for Ploughing 2015

Preparations well underway in Co. Laois for Ploughing 2015

There is just under two weeks to go to the the 2015 National Ploughing Championships and preparations are well underway...

September 8, 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

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

Six-cylinder Zetor to be unveiled at Ploughing Championships

Six-cylinder Zetor to be unveiled at Ploughing Championships

The forthcoming National Ploughing Championships this September will see the new Zetor Crystal being unveiled with its six-cylinder engine. This...

July 5, 2015

Ploughing to return to Ratheniska in 2015

Ploughing to return to Ratheniska in 2015

Next year’s National Ploughing Championships will return to Ratheniska, Co. Laois, it has been confirmed. Europe’s largest outdoor event, the...

October 13, 2014