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JCB chooses Michelin

25 Feb , 2015  

JCB is fitting Michelin’s new BibLoad Hard Surface tyres as original equipment across its range of telehandlers, loadalls and backhoe loaders. According to a spokesman for JCB, the decision was made on foot of a number of customer trials in which the BibLoad demonstrated ‘high levels of damage resistance and impressive handling on rugged surfaces’. […]

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Mulchrone Bros lead the way in Connacht

25 Feb , 2015  

It’s a landmark year for Mulchrone Bros Ltd. in County Mayo, who are celebrating 40 years in business, as well as ten years as Kubato agents and almost 20 years as Yamaha ATV agents. We dropped into the Westport depot to take a closer look at this long-standing plant and agricultural machinery supplier. A family-run […]

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New Case IH PUMA series – Stage IV for demanding operations

25 Feb , 2015  

PUMA is well-established in terms of tractor quality and performance. Built in St. Valentin, Austria, around proven semi powershift, full powershift or CVX continuously variable transmissions and the latest FPT Industrial engine technology, the new PUMA models surpass even the high standards set by their predecessors. With seven models from 150-240hp rated power, the new […]

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New IntelliCruise™ Feed Rate Control System Maximises Baling Productivity and Minimises Costs

25 Feb , 2015  

New Holland introduced the new IntelliCruise™ feed rate control system on the Standard and CropCutter™ BigBaler 1270 and BigBaler 1290 large square balers, which can be operated with the new, ISOBUS Class III compatible T7 AutoCommand™ tractor. This feature addresses the main challenges faced by farmers when baling. Varying crop yields in a field mean […]

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Trainor Transport, specialists in livestock

24 Feb , 2015  

At Trainor Transport, they have a dedicated team who are proficient in moving livestock safely thoughout Ireland, the UK and Europe. They celebrated 15 years in business in 2014, we speak to managing director Declan Trainor about their reputation as one of the country’s leading livestock hauliers. Keeping the show on the road has been […]

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Case IH Magnum Rowtrac for maximum performance and efficient soil protection

24 Feb , 2015  

Combining the individual benefits of wheeled and tracked tractors, the new Case IH MagnumTM Rowtrac outperforms both by delivering a combination of advantages in terms of manoeuvrability, traction, and effective soil protection. Case IH is convinced that this ‘revolutionary’ concept for a standard tractor will prove increasingly popular with large scale arable farmers and contractors, […]

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New Holland Launches New Tier 4B Compliant T7 Tractor Range

24 Feb , 2015  

New Holland Agriculture introduces its new tractor styling with the new T7 Series featuring its ECOBlue™ HI-eSCR technology for compliance with Tier 4B emissions standards. The new eight-model range, which includes a new standard wheelbase model with an impressive peak power of 225 horsepower, delivers more power and bristles with productivity-boosting features. Luca Mainardi, Head […]

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MD Workman – a Work’ of art

23 Feb , 2015  

Monaghan-based international livestock transport company MD Workman Ltd is celebrated 10 years in business in 2013. Established in 2003, MD Workman is run by husband-and-wife Malcolm and Hilary Workman from Drumhirk House on the outskirts of Monaghan town. The company offers an import and export service – specialising in pedigree stock –  covering Ireland, the […]

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Upgraded T9 Range: the Versatile High Power Tractor for gets even better

23 Feb , 2015  

The T9 Series is the most powerful tractor in the New Holland range and provides a simple, high horsepower solution for large scale farmers, with its competitive price, low running costs, superior operator comfort and soil-friendly tyres. This latest upgrade ramps up its powerful performance, further improves operator comfort and reduces operating costs. “The T9 […]

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Brogan Tractor Sales have a winning formula

20 Feb , 2015  

Irish Tractor & Farm Machinery popped into the Galway Road premises of Brogan Tractor Sales in Tuam, County Galway to discuss the past, present and future of this long-running family business – main dealer for Tumosan and Zetor – with founder / proprietor Chris Brogan. Through hard work and dedication, Chris Brogan has developed Brogan […]