Plough

Carbon plough to be introduced by Lemken

Carbon plough to be introduced by Lemken

Those people who are eagerly declaring the plough dead and gone have obviously not considered the ingenuity of research institutions...

February 8, 2022

Machinery Focus: To plough or not plough?

Machinery Focus: To plough or not plough?

10 years ago, researchers at Harper Adams University in Shropshire in the UK set out on a long-term project to...

January 22, 2022

Machinery Focus photo review: The machinery

Machinery Focus photo review: The machinery

Farming has always been changing, it never stands still, and the constant renewal of the machinery fleet is testament to...

December 26, 2021

Pottinger launches plough for 500hp tractors

Pottinger launches plough for 500hp tractors

Last month Amazone proudly announced the launch of a plough suitable for tractors of ‘around 400hp.’ Within a couple of...

November 2, 2021

Amazone updates all implements across its range

Amazone updates all implements across its range

In a comprehensive review of its product range, Amazone recently announced a raft of improvements and developments across the board....

October 15, 2021

LEMKEN ploughs gain extra protection

LEMKEN ploughs gain extra protection

LEMKEN has recently launched a new automatic plough protection mechanism which it has called OptiStone. It is available for its...

June 19, 2021

How to make a plough from start to finish…don’t try this at home

How to make a plough from start to finish…don’t try this at home

The plough is one of the most famous implements in farming and has fascinated many when working in the field....

April 28, 2019

Major Lemken ‘demo day’ moved to next week

Major Lemken ‘demo day’ moved to next week

The Lemken ‘demo day’ is the latest event to be rescheduled due to the ‘Beast from the East’. The major...

March 5, 2018

Treasured plough stolen from Offaly village recovered

Treasured plough stolen from Offaly village recovered

A famous green, metal, display plough that was stolen from a rural village in Co. Offaly has been recovered by...

February 15, 2018

Stay in the comfort of the cab: This Lemken plough sets itself up

Stay in the comfort of the cab: This Lemken plough sets itself up

Lemken’s electronic ISOBUS-controlled plough is a sign of the company’s continued drive to embrace new technology. It claims that ISOBUS...

October 17, 2017

‘The feckin’ plough is gone’

‘The feckin’ plough is gone’

Gardai are appealing for information after a green metal display plough was stolen from a rural village in Co. Offaly....

October 6, 2017

Video: Kverneland to showcase the plough of the future

Video: Kverneland to showcase the plough of the future

Machinery giant Kverneland will showcase its 2500 i-Plough, which boasts all manner of sophisticated controls, at this week’s LAMMA show in...

January 17, 2017

Amazone to add ploughs to its product range with new purchase

Amazone to add ploughs to its product range with new purchase

The Amazone Group has purchased the plough production facility of Vogel and Noot based in north-west Hungary in eastern Europe. The company,...

October 2, 2016

The Pottinger Servo plough – ‘An all-rounder built for the toughest jobs’

The Pottinger Servo plough – ‘An all-rounder built for the toughest jobs’

The Pottinger plough – particularly the Servo 45 S is an all-rounder built for the toughest jobs and applications. According...

August 24, 2016

Pics: Thinking of reseeding? Check out the options available here

Pics: Thinking of reseeding? Check out the options available here

Reseeding is one of the most cost-effective investments farmers can make, as costs can be recovered in just over two...

July 16, 2016