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Clements Contracting and Milltown Farm a winning combination

2 Apr , 2024  

Clements Contracting provides exceptional agri contracting services to customers within a 25-mile radius of its base in Rathnew, County Wicklow, where founder William Clements also runs a mixed farming enterprise alongside his father, John. The farming and contracting businesses complement one another perfectly, as we discovered when touching base with William on Milltown Farm in […]

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Quality farm buildings since 1968

27 Mar , 2024  

James Farren Steel Erection Ltd in Inishowen, Co. Donegal has been pricing and erecting farm buildings and industrial units for well over half a century. Renowned for its expertise in the fabrication and erection of structural steel, the second-generation family business provides a one-stop solution to a wide and varied customer-base. Based in Tullyalley, Redcastle, the business […]

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Malbay Tyre Centre – treading with excellence

25 Mar , 2024  

Malbay Tyre Centre is a leading tyre depot based in Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare. The family-run business covers all aspects of the tyre industry, including a wide range of brands to suit every budget for cars, vans, 4x4s, trucks and agri.  Founded in 1981 by the late John Griffin, Malbay Tyres has been run by his son Darren since 2015. Darren […]

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Crop Farmer praises Michelin Agri Tyres

21 Mar , 2024  

York-based Wharram and Kay has specified its new Fendt 728 tractor with the latest generation of Michelin EvoBib agricultural tyres, having been impressed with the performance of the previous range of the high-technology fitments. Said to be the first agricultural tyre on the market specifically designed to be used with Central Tyre Inflation Systems (CTIS), […]

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Mark Leathem joins Hill Engineering as their new Head of Operations

20 Mar , 2024  

Award-winning plant machinery attachments manufacturer Hill Engineering has appointed a new Head of Operations. Mark Leathem has joined the County Down-based company with 14 years’ experience in engineering, most recently with Kingspan Water and Energy where he was operations manager. His role at Hill will oversee a range of responsibilities, from procurement, engineering and end-to-end […]

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Double delight for Tirlán CountryLife Athboy

20 Mar , 2024  

These are exciting times for Tirlán CountryLife in Athboy, Co. Meath which recently celebrated the official opening of its newly-refurbished and extended store, and was also delighted to have branch manager Darren Kelly shortlisted for Manager of the Year at the 2023 Retail Excellence Ireland Awards. The official opening of the store and newly-added garden […]

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Tadhg Hawes Motor Parts keeps you motoring

14 Mar , 2024  

Tadhg Hawes Motor Parts is a leading supplier of premium lubricants, batteries and tools to the motor, agri and marine sectors. With branches in Midleton, Cork City (Togher) and Limerick (trading as A+ Auto Parts & Batteries), the award-winning company is well placed to cater for the needs of clients across Munster. Representing top brands […]

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Progressive Donegal sheep farmer Dwayne makes history

11 Mar , 2024  

In August, Letterkenny-based pedigree sheep farmer Dwayne Shiels wrote a unique chapter for himself in the history books when becoming the first person from Donegal to be named as Young Farmer of the Year. Dwayne also has the distinction of being only the second-ever sheep farmer to claim the coveted prize, bridging a gap back […]

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A tyre service like no other

6 Mar , 2024  

From its base in Midleton, County Cork, Christy Robinson Tyre Services has been delivering unrivalled tyre repair and replacement solutions for over three-and-a-half decades. We touched base with the eponymous Christy, who counts numerous farmers and agri contractors amongst his regular customers. Since its inception in 1987, Christy Robinson Tyre Services has established itself firmly […]

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An All-Star line-up at Farmworks Machinery

29 Feb , 2024  

Farmworks Machinery Ltd. in Ballyboughal, North County Dublin, stocks a fantastic selection of high-spec, high-performance tractors and machinery for today’s professional farmer who simply can’t afford any downtime. Sales manager Brian Duane provides Irish Tractor & Agri with an update on this industry-leading Fendt, Kuhn and Güttler main dealership. Dependable, high-quality machinery is a prerequisite […]