Machinery

DVA rejects calls for priority driving tests for farmworkers

DVA rejects calls for priority driving tests for farmworkers

The Driver and Vehicle Agency (DVA) has rejected bids for farmworkers to be given priority booking when driving tests reopen...

March 14, 2021

Lely installs ‘Commodity feeder’ on every new Astronaut A5 milking robot

Lely installs ‘Commodity feeder’ on every new Astronaut A5 milking robot

Lely has standardised the installation of the ‘Commodity feeder’ on the Lely Astronaut milking robot, which makes it possible to...

March 12, 2021

AGCO launches competition to reward customers for buying branded lubricants

AGCO launches competition to reward customers for buying branded lubricants

AGCO customers based in the UK and Republic of Ireland (ROI) who purchase branded lubricants for their machine during the...

March 10, 2021

John Deere reveals precision agriculture partnership with Solorrow

John Deere reveals precision agriculture partnership with Solorrow

John Deere has announced a new precision agriculture partnership with the German agri-tech start-up Solorrow through the launch of a...

March 9, 2021

Doosan launches first ‘transparent bucket’ system for wheel loaders

Doosan launches first ‘transparent bucket’ system for wheel loaders

Doosan Infracore Europe has launched the industry’s first wheel loader ‘transparent bucket’ system. The transparent bucket is a system that...

March 8, 2021

Touch of Claas: Arion 400 range given power boost makeover

Touch of Claas: Arion 400 range given power boost makeover

The Arion 400 range of tractors have been given a makeover to mark the introduction of the Stage V emissions...

March 7, 2021

Reference costs for on-farm investments need revision – ICMSA

Reference costs for on-farm investments need revision – ICMSA

The Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA) has proposed that the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM) immediately...

March 4, 2021

JCB launches ‘how to’ help videos for Fastrac 4000 series

JCB launches ‘how to’ help videos for Fastrac 4000 series

A series of “How to” videos has been compiled by JCB to help operators make the most of its Fastrac...

March 4, 2021

John Deere announces new 9R Series tractor range

John Deere announces new 9R Series tractor range

John Deere has announced its new 9R Series tractor range, headed by the 691hp flagship models 9R 640 and 9RX...

March 3, 2021

Pics: Kubota unveils its new M4 and M5 tractor ranges

Pics: Kubota unveils its new M4 and M5 tractor ranges

Kubota has launched two slick new ranges – the M5002 and M4003 series tractor ranges. The Japanese machinery giant claims...

March 3, 2021

‘Space to grow’: Steketee sees 30% increase in sales for 2020

‘Space to grow’: Steketee sees 30% increase in sales for 2020

Dutch precision agriculture firm Steketee has reported a 30% growth in sales for 2020 – in spite of the impact...

March 2, 2021

Dewulf adds new options to its MH 24x series of receiving hoppers

Dewulf adds new options to its MH 24x series of receiving hoppers

Dewulf, which provides machines for the cultivation of potatoes and root crops, has introduced several new options to its MH...

March 2, 2021

The safety of children on farms should be at the forefront of farmers’ minds

The safety of children on farms should be at the forefront of farmers’ minds

The spring-calving season is well under way on farms across the country with over half a million calves already being...

February 28, 2021

Limerick dealership takes on expanded role for Pottinger

Limerick dealership takes on expanded role for Pottinger

Pottinger Ireland has announced that one of its dealerships will be taking on an expanded role this year in Co....

February 28, 2021

From Meath to Down Under: 2 26ft silage trailers set off on 17,000km voyage

From Meath to Down Under: 2 26ft silage trailers set off on 17,000km voyage

Two 26ft silage trailers are set to embark on a remarkable 17,000km journey from Agri Machinery Ireland in Co. Meath,...

February 26, 2021

Pottinger expands Irish team with new appointment

Pottinger expands Irish team with new appointment

Agricultural machinery giant Pottinger has announced the latest addition to its Irish team with the recent appointment of James Buckley...

February 25, 2021

Video: Methane-powered tractor to enter New Holland range this year

Video: Methane-powered tractor to enter New Holland range this year

New Holland Agriculture is driving forward its Clean Energy Leader strategy, with its T6 methane-powered tractor reaching the final stages...

February 24, 2021

Pics: New Holland upgrades D Series loader range

Pics: New Holland upgrades D Series loader range

New Holland Agriculture has revealed an upgrade for its D Series wheel loader range – with the machinery giant claiming...

February 23, 2021