#Ploughing2015

Carlow man retains World Ploughing Championship title

Carlow man retains World Ploughing Championship title

Carlow man Eamonn Tracey has retained his World Ploughing Championship title after competing at the World Ploughing Contest in Vestbo,...

October 5, 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

Roscommon woman wins National Brown Bread competition

Roscommon woman wins National Brown Bread competition

The winner of The National Brown Bread Baking Competition, sponsored by Aldi, is Margaret Sexton of Co. Roscommon. The competition...

September 25, 2015

Ploughing results from Day Three of the Ploughing

Ploughing results from Day Three of the Ploughing

Here are Ploughing results from the final day of the National Ploughing Championships 2015. There was a sunny start to...

September 25, 2015

National Ploughing Championships heads to Offaly for 2016

National Ploughing Championships heads to Offaly for 2016

The National Ploughing Championships 2016 will take place in Tullamore Co. Offaly. After three years at the Ratheniska site in...

September 24, 2015

Pics and video of the 76,500-strong crowd at Day 3 of the Ploughing

Pics and video of the 76,500-strong crowd at Day 3 of the Ploughing

There was a sunny start to the third and final day of the 2015 National Ploughing Championships in Co. Laois....

September 24, 2015

Ploughing results from Day Two 2015

Ploughing results from Day Two 2015

Here are Ploughing results from the second day of the Ploughing. The rain held off for most of the day...

September 24, 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

The most expensive machine at the Ploughing

The most expensive machine at the Ploughing

The most expensive machine at the National Ploughing Championships this year was the Claas Lexion 670 which costs €450,000, plus...

September 23, 2015

Ploughing results from Day One 2015

Ploughing results from Day One 2015

Here are Ploughing results from the first day of the Ploughing. Despite the previous heavy rain, the weather picked up...

September 22, 2015

Video: Lely mower assembled live at the Ploughing

Video: Lely mower assembled live at the Ploughing

As well as live robotic milking demonstrations at this year’s Ploughing Championships, Lely is doing live demonstrations on how it...

September 22, 2015

PICS: Sunshine, muck and 77,500 people make Day One at Ploughing 2015

PICS: Sunshine, muck and 77,500 people make Day One at Ploughing 2015

The first day of the Ploughing Championships took place today with the thousands of visitors to the Laois site greeted with muck...

September 22, 2015

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

How to win 10t of Yara fertiliser with Agriland’s Ploughing competition

How to win 10t of Yara fertiliser with Agriland’s Ploughing competition

To coincide with the National Ploughing Championships, Agriland has teamed up with several agricultural brands, including Yara, to launch what...

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