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New Road Safety Guidelines Launched for Drivers and Horse-Riders

5 Aug , 2015  

As the first day of the Dublin Horse Show gets underway, the Road Safety Authority (RSA), Horse Sport Ireland (HSI) and An Garda Síochána have launched a set of guidelines for drivers and horse-riders on how to share the roads safely. The booklet was launched today on Simmonscourt Road near the RDS by Minister for […]

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New Merlo Medium Duty range coming

16 Jul , 2015  

One newcomer slated for introduction at the forthcoming National Ploughing Championships is the new Merlo Medium Duty Turbofarmer range distributed here by McHale Plant Sales of Birdhill. Two models make up the range – a TF33.9 and TF35.7, both powered by a 122hp, 4-cylinder Euro Tier 4/Stage 3B compliant engine. Key features of the new […]

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Michelin Tractor Tyres last 7,000 hours

15 Jul , 2015  

Aberdeenshire-based agricultural contractor and farmer D M Carnegie is selling on an eight-year-old tractor fitted with its original Michelin tyres which after 7,000 hours of operation, still have 20 per cent life left in the tread. Purchased in October 2007 with Michelin XeoBib tyres fitted as original equipment, the New Holland T7030 tractor has now been […]

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CNH Industrial highlights precision farming technologies at agricultural technology conference

8 Jul , 2015  

CNH Industrial N.V. took part in a conference on agricultural technologies held yesterday at Expo Milano 2015. Expo is the largest ever universal exhibition dedicated to food and nutrition where more than 140 participating countries and companies are showcasing their own solutions and technologies to guarantee healthy, safe and sufficient food for all while respecting […]

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TFM Group takes on north west of Ireland

3 Jul , 2015  

John Deere agricultural equipment dealer Templetuohy Farm Machinery Ltd (TFM) is taking over the north west of Ireland trading area, providing full sales, service and parts support to customers in the counties of Galway, Roscommon, Sligo and Mayo. Details are still to be confirmed, but initially TFM is planning to locate a new outlet in […]

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Video: square baling for The Aga Khan

2 Jul , 2015  

This video was filmed on the farm of Ned Broderick from Woodlands, Ballickmoyler, Co.Laois and features the dying tradition of square baling. Ned supplies RH The Aga Khan with all his square bale needs in this country and has done so for the past 43 years. It was filmed on July 1st, 2015. Ned Broderick […]

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Six cylinder Zetor Crystal to be unveiled at Ploughing Championships

2 Jul , 2015  

One of the star attractions at the forthcoming National Ploughing Championships in September will be the new Zetor Crystal, the name being given to Zetor’s latest heavy-duty tractor – expected to be available in Ireland in both 144 and 163hp versions. With the introduction of the Crystal, the first tractor in Zetor’s portfolio to feature a […]

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10 top tyre tips for a reliable harvest

30 Jun , 2015  

Michelin is urging farmers to prepare for a smooth-running harvest and shares its top 10 tips for effective tyre and wheel management. According to the Company’s Technical Manager, Gordon Brookes, who has 28 years’ experience at Michelin under his belt: “Time, weather and crop constraints make it essential that machinery is ready for use and leaving checks […]

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Video: first cut silage with Bobby Hynes & Sons

26 Jun , 2015  

Here is a video of First Cut silage with Bobby Hynes & Sons picking with Mowing with a T6080 and T7.200 on kverneland Mower’s. A T6080 tedding and picking a Claas Jaguar and 3 New Holland T6080’s on Kane trailer’s. The video is from Conor Ryan in Galway Agri Videos.

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Design students present future tractor concept

26 Jun , 2015  

CNH Industrial N.V. its Design Department, New Holland Agriculture and the Domus Academy in Milan, Italy, launched a project to offer promising design students the opportunity to express their ideas on new agricultural product design. The purpose of the project, led by Amelia Valletta – Domus Academy faculty and Master Car and Transportation Design Course […]

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