Tractor

‘Writing on the wall’ for tractor driver drawing bales

‘Writing on the wall’ for tractor driver drawing bales

The “writing was on the wall” for a tractor driver drawing a load of straw with Gardaí over the weekend...

August 3, 2021

Learner tractor driver taught road safety ‘lesson’ by Gardaí

Learner tractor driver taught road safety ‘lesson’ by Gardaí

A tractor operator driving on a learner permit came in for a pricey lesson from members of An Garda Síochána...

July 14, 2021

What lighting and visibility rules apply to tractors on the road?

What lighting and visibility rules apply to tractors on the road?

While virtually all farmers are well accustomed to driving their tractors and agricultural machinery around their farms, when you drive...

July 5, 2021

Authorities seek tractor driver following traffic light collision

Authorities seek tractor driver following traffic light collision

Authorities in Northern Ireland are seeking to speak to the driver of a red tractor who had a collision with...

June 29, 2021

Getting the message: Tractor driver in hot water with Gardaí

Getting the message: Tractor driver in hot water with Gardaí

A tractor driver drew the ire of An Garda Síochána in the south of the country over the weekend –...

June 28, 2021

Case New Holland looks to the future with Raven Industries

Case New Holland looks to the future with Raven Industries

Case New Holland (CNH) is to buy out Raven Industries of South Dakota, US, in a deal worth $2.1 billion....

June 23, 2021

Gardaí pull over tractor for unsecured load of bales

Gardaí pull over tractor for unsecured load of bales

A tractor and trailer were pulled over by Gardaí at the weekend in Co. Kilkenny for an unsecured load of...

June 21, 2021

Tractor driver partially on wrong side of road issued FCN

Tractor driver partially on wrong side of road issued FCN

A driver received a Fixed Charge Notice after Gardaí saw a tractor – and trailer – taking a sharp bend...

June 21, 2021

Car occupants injured after trailer disconnects from tractor

Car occupants injured after trailer disconnects from tractor

The occupants of a car were injured and hospitalised after an incident in which a flatbed trailer became disconnected from...

June 18, 2021

Landini reintroduces Mistral brand with launch of new compact machines

Landini reintroduces Mistral brand with launch of new compact machines

Landini has brought back the Mistral name to its line-up of tractors with the launch of two new compact machines....

June 2, 2021

Axema reports mixed fortunes

Axema reports mixed fortunes

Axema is the major machinery trade organisation for France. It claims to represent 90% of the agricultural equipment sector, including...

May 31, 2021

Firefighters tackle tractor blaze in Cavan

Firefighters tackle tractor blaze in Cavan

Firefighters had to be called in to tackle a tractor which went on fire in Co. Cavan earlier this week....

April 30, 2021

Stolen tractor recovered 400km away…in Leitrim

Stolen tractor recovered 400km away…in Leitrim

A tractor that had been stolen in west Co. Cork last week was recovered by Gardaí some 400km away in...

March 29, 2021

Video: Firefighters called into action at explosive tractor fire

Video: Firefighters called into action at explosive tractor fire

A tractor was engulfed in flames in an incident in Co. Tipperary last week, which saw members of Tipperary Fire...

March 8, 2021

Drivers taken to hospital after car collides with tractor

Drivers taken to hospital after car collides with tractor

Two people were hospitalised after a car crashed into the back of a tractor in Co. Mayo over the weekend,...

February 8, 2021

Driving a tractor on public roads: The rules to look out for

Driving a tractor on public roads: The rules to look out for

While driving a tractor may be second nature to most experienced operators on farms, the minute you drive onto public...

February 4, 2021

Pics: New Holland unveils fresh addition to T6 range

Pics: New Holland unveils fresh addition to T6 range

New Holland Agriculture has announced a new addition to the T6 tractor range with a new 6-cylinder model, the T6.160 Dynamic...

November 12, 2020

Cork had the highest number of newly-licenced tractors in 2019

Cork had the highest number of newly-licenced tractors in 2019

More than 85,000 tractors/excavators/dumpers were registered in Ireland in 2019, according to a report from the Central Statistics Office (CSO)....

October 31, 2020