Tractor

How many tractors were licensed during 2021?

How many tractors were licensed during 2021?

The number of new tractors licensed for the first time in 2021 increased by almost 14% compared to the previous...

January 13, 2022

Tractor involved in fatal road collision in Derry

Tractor involved in fatal road collision in Derry

A man has died following a crash in Northern Ireland involving three vehicles, including a tractor. The Police Service of...

December 16, 2021

Video: Dashcam captures collision between car and tractor

Video: Dashcam captures collision between car and tractor

Video footage circulating on social media from a dashcam shows the moment a car and tractor collided in Co. Cavan....

November 22, 2021

Kubota appoints FJS as new tractor dealer in Ireland

Kubota appoints FJS as new tractor dealer in Ireland

Kubota has long enjoyed a reputation for producing reliable machinery within the construction and turf care industries, and, more recently,...

November 2, 2021

Tractor drivers on phones flagged by multiple motorists

Tractor drivers on phones flagged by multiple motorists

The issue of tractor drivers who are travelling while on their phones has been raised from a number of sources...

August 31, 2021

’50-car tailback’ behind tractor sparks raging road debate

’50-car tailback’ behind tractor sparks raging road debate

Members of An Garda Síochána have criticised a thoughtless tractor driver as a “poor show” for allowing a line of...

August 30, 2021

What is needed for a tractor to be suitable for Irish roads?

What is needed for a tractor to be suitable for Irish roads?

Driving a tractor is an essential part of the business for most modern farmers around the country – but, should...

August 26, 2021

FBD notes ’10-year high’ in tractor claims in 2021 report

FBD notes ’10-year high’ in tractor claims in 2021 report

A 10-year high was hit in tractor claims during the month of June this year, insurance firm FBD has noted...

August 9, 2021

Machinery Focus: Agriland tests new T series Valtra tractors in Doncaster

Machinery Focus: Agriland tests new T series Valtra tractors in Doncaster

Agriland travelled over to Doncaster to test out the latest T Series offering from Valtra as part of the launch...

August 7, 2021

‘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