Trailing shoe

ICSA calls for trailing shoe option to meet BEAM target

ICSA calls for trailing shoe option to meet BEAM target

The Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers’ Association (ICSA) is proposing a compromise to the problem of the 5% Beef Emergency Aid...

January 22, 2021

’BlackBird’ unveiled: Vogelsang launches new trailing shoe linkage

’BlackBird’ unveiled: Vogelsang launches new trailing shoe linkage

To coincide with this year’s Agritechnica, German firm Vogelsang has unveiled its new slurry spreading product line-up, spearheaded by its...

July 25, 2019

How much to retrofit a trailing shoe to your slurry tanker?

How much to retrofit a trailing shoe to your slurry tanker?

Retrofitting an old slurry tanker with a trailing shoe spreading system can prove quite difficult and expensive – for a...

June 9, 2017

Over 450 farmers have applied for new slurry equipment grants (Here’s what’s available)

Over 450 farmers have applied for new slurry equipment grants (Here’s what’s available)

There have been in excess of 450 applications to date to the Low Emission Slurry Spreading Scheme, according to the...

May 26, 2016

Wet weather means slurry spreading not an option for most as restriction lifts

Wet weather means slurry spreading not an option for most as restriction lifts

Slurry tanks on many farms across the country are almost full to capacity, according to Teagasc’s Head of Environment Knowledge...

January 11, 2016

GLAS sparks huge interest in trailing shoes (But what do they cost?)

GLAS sparks huge interest in trailing shoes (But what do they cost?)

The low emission slurry spreading measure in the new GLAS scheme has sparked huge interest among farmers and contractors in...

March 10, 2015