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Quality agri contracting services from Bryan Bros

5 Feb , 2020  

For many years the Bryan brothers, Alan & Stuart, have been synonymous with providing quality agri contracting services to farmers in counties Cork and Waterford. Substantial investment in a striking fleet of modern, high spec machinery enables Bryan Bros Contracting to offer efficient and cost-effective silage, slurry, tillage and contract maize services to customers within […]

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Building on tradition

3 Feb , 2020  

Conaty Steel Ltd is a one-stop shop for all your farm building requirements. Based in Boyerstown, Navan, Co. Meath, the family-run business has 45 years’ experience in the design, fabrication and installation of farm as well as industrial, commercial and equestrian steel buildings of all sizes and budget. Brothers Kevin and Peter Conaty established the […]

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At the forefront of Irish forestry

30 Jan , 2020  

Veon is the country’s leading provider of forest consulting services. Irish Tractor & Agri caught up with its West Regional Manager Ronan Finnegan to learn all about a company which has been helping its clients find such solutions, at both local and international levels, since its inception. Set-up more than two decades ago, Veon is […]

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Exciting times for PMR Kennedy Ltd

29 Jan , 2020  

Pat Kennedy runs the well-established PMR Kennedy Ltd Agri Contractors which is renowned as a name you can trust in the Carlow agricultural community. Reliable and skilled, he strives for high standards when carrying out all tasks. Excitement is building in and around Carlow as Ballintrane, Fenagh gets ready to host the highlight of Ireland’s agricultural […]

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Delahunty backs IFA work

27 Jan , 2020  

The Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) has come in for a lot of criticism over the years for what has been perceived as a lack of work on their members’ behalf. Despite the fact that the European Commission has pledged €50 million in exceptional funds to deal with the crisis that has faced beef farmers for […]

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KCDFRS Carlow branch celebrates first year in business

24 Jan , 2020  

Opened in July 2018, FRS’s Carlow office and agri supplies store has enjoyed a very successful first year in business as manager Noel James explains. Located on the same site as Carlow Mart, Carlow is a sub-office of the KCDFRS (Kilkenny & Carlow District Farm Relief Services) head office in Cillin Hill, Kilkenny. KCDFRS is […]

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New additions to Salley silage fleet

22 Jan , 2020  

The silage season is upon us and Kildare-based agricultural contractor John Salley & Sons have added some new pieces of high end machinery to its already impressive fleet. Operating from Cadamstown, Broadford, Co. Kildare (Eircode W91XP7A ) which is just off the old main Dublin-Galway road, John Salley & Sons have been providing a top-class […]

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Gigginstown houses Ireland’s premier Angus herd

21 Jan , 2020  

This year’s annual Gigginstown House Aberdeen-Angus Sale took place at Fennor Farm, Mullingar on Easter Saturday, April 20th. Farm families from all over Ireland travelled to the midlands to see the magnificent stock prepared by farm manager Joe O’Mahony and his team. Irish Tractor & Agri had a chat with the affable Cork man who […]

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Looking after their own

17 Jan , 2020  

This past December saw Naughton Farm Machinery open a brand new premises just outside Roscommon Town. Irish Tractor & Agri got the lowdown from Enda Naughton about the business which provides a comprehensive range of agri services to its customers. Business has been good lately for the Naughton family and the ambition for Enda Naughton […]

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A. Cloke & Sons Ltd reach Ruby Anniversary

16 Jan , 2020  

Reaching 40 years in business is an incredible achievement especially for one that has relied heavily on the construction industry down through the years. As we all know, when a recession hits these shores, the building trade is hit first and hit hardest, so to come through these sort of tribulations is a testament to […]