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New Holland launches new T7 Heavy Duty at INTELLIGENT FARMING ALL_WAYS event

3 Aug , 2021  

New Holland Agriculture presented the new flagship T7 Heavy Duty (HD) tractor to the European trade press in a virtual launch event. Under the heading “INTELLIGENT FARMING ALL_WAYS”, the event highlighted the brand’s vision of agriculture 4.0 and its commitment to making the advantages of intelligent farming technologies widely available to farmers. The  new  T7  […]

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New Massey Ferguson MF TH telehandlers lift comfort and productivity to new levels

3 Aug , 2021  

Massey Ferguson has announced the introduction of the latest MF TH telehandler Series, which features a completely new cab plus other significant changes that further enhance comfort, operation and productivity. Six models in the latest generation MF TH Series are designed to handle every job with ease. The line-up starts with the semi-compact MF TH 6030 and goes up to the […]

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John Deere launches biggest ever trailed sprayer

3 Aug , 2021  

John Deere’s new R975i sprayer is the biggest trailed model the company has ever produced. This 7500-litre machine will join the rest of the R900i Series line-up, with tank capacities of 4400, 5200 and 6200 litres, in 2022. As with other sprayers in the range, this new model benefits from John Deere Precision Ag technologies, […]

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Ploughing Match in Diecast Form

28 Jul , 2021  

It’s 30 years this year since the Ploughing Match took place in Crecora, Co. Limerick. When the Ploughing Match came to Crecora a young John Cusack worked preparing the site. Lots of things have changed since then with machinery. Every year John does a diecast event and this year he has decided to cover the […]

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Hogg Engineering’s quick rise

22 Jul , 2021  

Based outside of Limavady, Co Derry, Hogg Engineering Ltd manufactures high quality agricultural trailers for its clients worldwide. Irish Tractor & Agri touched base with one of the company’s co-founders David Hogg to learn more about what is very much a thriving business. Business is good right now at Hogg Engineering Ltd and the plan […]

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Donegal’s steel erection specialists

20 Jul , 2021  

Situated in Inishowen, Co Donegal, James Farren Steel Erection Ltd specialises in pricing and erecting agricultural sheds in the north west and even further afield. Irish Tractor & Agri touched base with the man himself to learn all about the family company – from its origins to the state of business today. These are busy […]

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Celebrate the past, present and future of Clonakilty Food Company

15 Jul , 2021  

An extraordinary indigenous success story by any standards, Clonakilty Food Company continues to move forward progressively, introducing exciting new products to its world-renowned range. We touched base with managing director Colette Twomey to get an update on some of the latest innovations at this multi-award-winning family-run operation, including the launch of Clonakilty Black Pudding Sausage […]

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For all your farm building needs

13 Jul , 2021  

When carrying out any type of building work, it is essential to have an experienced builder involved, this certainly applies in farm building as experience is key to providing a service to a client that may be unsure of what they want from the start. To this end, Ballyouskill Welding Services is on the go […]

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Fields ahead of the rest

8 Jul , 2021  

Agricultural contractors are the lifeblood of the farming community, often providing services that ordinary farmers can’t do themselves. For many farmers in Mid-Ulster, Fields Agri Contracts are the contractors of choice. Based in Moneymore, Co. Derry / Londonderry, the Fields family have been providing an exceptional service to farmers in the surrounding area for over […]

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New demountable trailer offers “best of both worlds”

6 Jul , 2021  

These are exciting times for Alloy Tip Ltd and IFM (Industrial & Farm Machinery) Ltd who have come together to bring two new trailer products to the market. The first is a unique demountable, cross-over trailer which, according to Samir Kumar of Alloy Tip, offers “the best of both worlds when it comes to the […]