Machinery

Machinery Focus: Fordson -‘forth it went into the fields’

Machinery Focus: Fordson -‘forth it went into the fields’

As a rule, tractors inspire very little poetry but one model that did attract the pen of impressionable scribes and...

December 4, 2021

Agricultural machinery up for auction in Mullingar

Agricultural machinery up for auction in Mullingar

A clearance sale of agricultural machinery and construction equipment is to be held at Mullingar Business Park, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath...

December 2, 2021

Monarch takes leading role in CNH’s technology drive

Monarch takes leading role in CNH’s technology drive

Case New Holland (CNH) has announced a licencing agreement with Monarch, a California-based start-up which has developed an electrically powered...

December 2, 2021

New Holland supports energy independence with Italian partnership

New Holland supports energy independence with Italian partnership

The idea of farms being independent of the established energy distribution infrastructure is hardly new. It was only with the...

November 30, 2021

Getting sprayers winter ready: How to prevent frost damage

Getting sprayers winter ready: How to prevent frost damage

The most recent Teagasc ‘Tillage Edge’ podcast focused on how best to prevent frost damage in sprayers over the coming...

November 30, 2021

Deutz AG reports big growth in small engines

Deutz AG reports big growth in small engines

In its latest quarterly statement, the engine manufacturer, Deutz AG, has reported an increase in new orders of 56.5% to...

November 29, 2021

Which is the best anti-freeze to use in a sprayer?

Which is the best anti-freeze to use in a sprayer?

According to Teagasc machinery specialist, Dermot Forristal, a standard ethylene glycol-based coolant is the best anti-freeze to use in a...

November 29, 2021

Abbey tandem tanker for Lyons Farm, UCD

Abbey tandem tanker for Lyons Farm, UCD

Lyons Farm, situated just north of Ratchcoole, Co. Kildare is the research and teaching farm for University College Dublin (UCD)....

November 28, 2021

New Vogelsang press screw separator could benefit dairy farmers

New Vogelsang press screw separator could benefit dairy farmers

Vogelsang have long recognised the importance of retaining and evenly reapplying nutrients that have passed through livestock during feeding. This...

November 26, 2021

Massey Ferguson extends its 7S series to 210hp

Massey Ferguson extends its 7S series to 210hp

The Massey Ferguson 7S series of tractors span the upper end of the mid range bracket, with machines starting at...

November 25, 2021

Lemken unveils its new Karat 10 cultivator

Lemken unveils its new Karat 10 cultivator

The new Karat 10 three-beam cultivator from Lemken, which Agriland got to see first-hand during a demonstration in Germany, features...

November 25, 2021

New Holland, mowers and McHale feature at open day in Kildare

New Holland, mowers and McHale feature at open day in Kildare

It has been a good year for machinery sales, however that is no excuse for standing still and those dealers...

November 24, 2021

Cork Marts to host machinery clearance sale

Cork Marts to host machinery clearance sale

Cork Marts will hold an end of year machinery sale on December 9 from its event centre at Corrin, just...

November 23, 2021

Beef Focus: Leasing 500ac and agri-contracting in Wicklow

Beef Focus: Leasing 500ac and agri-contracting in Wicklow

Farming at the foothills of the Sugarloaf Mountain in Co. Wicklow is Eoin O’Toole, a beef and tillage farmer who...

November 22, 2021

Unique County comes home for good after refurbishment

Unique County comes home for good after refurbishment

County tractors were, generally, regarded as the ultimate for ploughing, and in their heyday, these heavy-duty beasts were the ‘go...

November 13, 2021

Machinery Focus: Unimog celebrates 75 years of service

Machinery Focus: Unimog celebrates 75 years of service

The exact origins of the Unimog are shrouded by the events World War II, with the generally accepted narrative being,...

November 9, 2021

Augmenta wins awards for real time variable rate application

Augmenta wins awards for real time variable rate application

Variable rate application has become a much discussed subject among manufacturers and a good number of farmers, as pressure grows...

November 9, 2021

Fendt features strongly at Atkins open day in Birr

Fendt features strongly at Atkins open day in Birr

Atkins was established in Cork in 1878 and has long served the area, starting first as a hardware shop, and...

November 8, 2021