Ploughing

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

Farm Madness mud run for North’s ploughing championships

Farm Madness mud run for North’s ploughing championships

The first agricultural themed mud run in Northern Ireland, Farm Madness, will take place at the Northern Ireland Ploughing Championships...

August 22, 2015

North’s Ploughing Championship to return to Balmoral Park

North’s Ploughing Championship to return to Balmoral Park

Northern Ireland’s Ploughing Championships are to return to Balmoral Park this year for the seventy-second running of the event. This...

August 8, 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

‘People are spending too much money getting into cows’

‘People are spending too much money getting into cows’

People are spending too much money getting into cows and should keep their hands in their pockets, according to dairy...

September 26, 2014

‘Best Ploughing Championships ever’ comes to an end

‘Best Ploughing Championships ever’ comes to an end

A total of 73,000 people attended Day Three of the National Ploughing Championships, taking the total figure for the three days...

September 25, 2014

Some of the best sights and sounds from the Ploughing

Some of the best sights and sounds from the Ploughing

Agriland has complied its top five list of hilarious PA announcements of 2014 and some of the best pictures that...

September 25, 2014

90% of 30,000 hurleys sold at Ploughing made with Scandinavian ash

90% of 30,000 hurleys sold at Ploughing made with Scandinavian ash

It has been estimated that 30,000 hurleys have been sold at this year’s National Ploughing Championships. And while slow-growing ash is...

September 25, 2014

The cow takes control with automatic milking

The cow takes control with automatic milking

With the 20,000th Lely Astronaut about to be sold worldwide, the use of robotic milking machines has grown significantly in...

September 25, 2014

‘Milk price would have to fall to 22c/L for me to be worse off than beef’

‘Milk price would have to fall to 22c/L for me to be worse off than beef’

“Milk prices would have to drop to 22c/L for me to be worse off than I was in beef, when...

September 25, 2014

Rural retail strategy launched at Ploughing

Rural retail strategy launched at Ploughing

Retail Excellence Ireland (REI) launched a strategy for rural retailing at this week’s National Ploughing Championships. The document has been...

September 25, 2014

‘What goes on in the ruminant is key to beef profitability’

‘What goes on in the ruminant is key to beef profitability’

What goes on in the ruminant is key to profitable beef and dairy production, according to Gerard Keenan. Speaking at...

September 25, 2014

VIDEO: Lely robotic milking draws the crowds at the Ploughing

VIDEO: Lely robotic milking draws the crowds at the Ploughing

The live, robotic milking demonstration from Lely has stolen the show for many visitors at the National Ploughing Championships today in...

September 24, 2014

DeLaval showcase milking, cooling and feeding at Ploughing

DeLaval showcase milking, cooling and feeding at Ploughing

DeLaval will be showcasing milking, cooling, feeding, cleaning and monitoring systems at this years National Ploughing Championships. The DeLaval VMS (voluntary...

September 24, 2014

Ploughing 2014, day one in pictures

Ploughing 2014, day one in pictures

With some 82,000 visitors to the first day of the 2014 National Ploughing Championships, it was a busy day for...

September 23, 2014

‘Guardian angel for farmers’ from Keenan

‘Guardian angel for farmers’ from Keenan

Keenan has launched what it says its customers are calling a ‘guardian angel’ for farmers, in the form of its...

September 23, 2014

82,000 flock to the Ploughing on first day

82,000 flock to the Ploughing on first day

Despite a wet start early in the morning, the crowds had flocked early to the Ratheniska site of the National...

September 23, 2014

New herd management application designed to save farmers 20 hours a month

New herd management application designed to save farmers 20 hours a month

Farmflo launched its new herd management application at this year’s National Ploughing Championships, which is designed to save farmers 20...

September 23, 2014