#Ploughing2015

Teagasc and French ag-body to develop new technologies

Teagasc and French ag-body to develop new technologies

Teagasc and its French counterpart are to sign a joint agreement that will enable the development of new technologies, products...

September 23, 2015

Ploughing Day 2 – Sunny start but rain on the horizon

Ploughing Day 2 – Sunny start but rain on the horizon

The second day (Wednesday) of this year’s National Ploughing Championships will start off with bright and sunny spells in the...

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

Enter our Ploughing competition to win farm planning advice

Enter our Ploughing competition to win farm planning advice

With the National Ploughing Championships taking place over the coming days, the team here at Agriland is delighted to announce our...

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

Starting healthy lifestyle habits when you’re young will stand to you – Rob Kearney

Starting healthy lifestyle habits when you’re young will stand to you – Rob Kearney

Starting healthy lifestyle habits when you’re young will stand to you for the rest of your life, according to Rob...

September 22, 2015

Genomics booklet to be launched by Progressive Genetics at Ploughing

Genomics booklet to be launched by Progressive Genetics at Ploughing

Progressive Genetics is launching a new booklet on the Beef Data Genomics Programme (BDGP) at the National Ploughing Championships. It says the...

September 22, 2015

200,000-plus set to attend National Ploughing Championships

200,000-plus set to attend National Ploughing Championships

Some 279,000 people attended last year’s National Ploughing Championships in Ratheniska, Co. Laois and organisers are again expecting over 200,000...

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

From steak sandwiches to sushi; don’t go hungry at the Ploughing!

From steak sandwiches to sushi; don’t go hungry at the Ploughing!

Spread over 800 acres means that anyone visiting the National Ploughing Championships is sure to build up an appetite. There...

September 22, 2015

Meet Shefflin and Quinlan at the National Dairy Council Ploughing stand

Meet Shefflin and Quinlan at the National Dairy Council Ploughing stand

Former Irish rugby international Alan Quinlan will be with the National Dairy Council sharing his health and fitness tips, on the first...

September 21, 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

Pack the wellies – sunny spells to start off Day 1 of the Ploughing

Pack the wellies – sunny spells to start off Day 1 of the Ploughing

The first day of the 2015 National Ploughing Competition will start off dry with sunny spells in Co. Laois, according...

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