Machinery

Pressure-free sowing with latest Kverneland hopper

Pressure-free sowing with latest Kverneland hopper

A hot and dusty Italian plain which lies somewhere below sea level was the venue for the launch of Kverneland’s...

June 24, 2022

Call for government to meet contractors on rising green diesel prices

Call for government to meet contractors on rising green diesel prices

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has called on the government to confirm when it will meet with farm and forestry contractors...

June 24, 2022

Kverneland shines the spotlight on ROC mergers

Kverneland shines the spotlight on ROC mergers

A visitor to the one of the larger European agricultural machinery fairs will soon come to appreciate that Italy is...

June 23, 2022

Bobcat’s box of new tricks on display at Dobris

Bobcat’s box of new tricks on display at Dobris

Bobcat has the bit clamped firmly between its teeth at present with a tumble of announcements and press releases over...

June 20, 2022

Could you be a world record-breaking tractor driver?

Could you be a world record-breaking tractor driver?

A large amount of Agriland readers regularly drive a tractor and if you’re one of them, have you ever thought...

June 19, 2022

Machinery Focus: Massey Ferguson adds science to art of tedding

Machinery Focus: Massey Ferguson adds science to art of tedding

In between the bouts of unsettled weather that has marked June so far, there will be many anxiously awaiting the...

June 18, 2022

22 years of work for a John Deere forage harvester in Co. Limerick

22 years of work for a John Deere forage harvester in Co. Limerick

It is often the case that a passion for the trade is what gives a business its energy and drives...

June 17, 2022

Dammann develops adjustable nozzle positioning on sprayers

Dammann develops adjustable nozzle positioning on sprayers

Recent efforts to reduce the amount of pesticides being applied via sprayers tend to centre on identifying individual weed plants...

June 16, 2022

Smart Forestry control systems from Kronos

Smart Forestry control systems from Kronos

Kronos started life as small smithy situated in the the west of Finland, shoeing horses and helping local farmers fix...

June 16, 2022

FCI publishes revised and updated contractor charge guide

FCI publishes revised and updated contractor charge guide

The Association of Farm and Forestry Contractors in Ireland (FCI) has published a revised and updated Contracting Charges Guide 2022...

June 16, 2022

Versatility paramount with new Vaderstad Carrier XT discs

Versatility paramount with new Vaderstad Carrier XT discs

Vaderstad has recently introduced a new disc cultivator, the Carrier XT 425-625. This latest machine is focused on ease of...

June 15, 2022

Bobcat-certified machines boost availability

Bobcat-certified machines boost availability

With lead times for new machinery often extending into the far distance, Bobcat is aiming to ease the wait by...

June 14, 2022

Reinhold Claas, combine harvester pioneer, passes away at 91

Reinhold Claas, combine harvester pioneer, passes away at 91

Claas has recently announced the passing of Reinhold Claas, last remaining son of the August Claas, who pioneered the company’s...

June 13, 2022

Machinery Focus: Valtra keeps students up to date on tractor technology

Machinery Focus: Valtra keeps students up to date on tractor technology

Every three years a new fleet of tractors arrives at Salesian Agricultural College in Co. Limerick; this year it was...

June 11, 2022

John Deere shifts US cab production to Mexico

John Deere shifts US cab production to Mexico

Currently, John Deere cabs for tractors built in the United States (US) are produced at the company’s Waterloo plant, but...

June 10, 2022

Case introduces new top end variable chamber balers

Case introduces new top end variable chamber balers

In May, Case brought to the world’s attention the various upgrades it had made to its basic variable chamber baler...

June 9, 2022

FTMTA figures show steep decline in tractor registrations

FTMTA figures show steep decline in tractor registrations

Headline figures from the Farm Tractor and Machinery Trade Association (FTMTA) and Central Statistics Office (CSO) are always of interest...

June 9, 2022

A day at the race track with FJS and Kubota

A day at the race track with FJS and Kubota

Kubota is a large corporation with a $17 billion annual turnover, which is almost three times that of John Deere;...

June 8, 2022