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One of Cork’s finest

20 Apr , 2021  

Agricultural Contractors play a hugely important role in the farming community, the services that they provide are an integral part of farmer’s lives as without contracting firms, farmers would have to make a huge investment in the necessary machinery to do this work and when certain machinery would only be used for two or three […]

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A new name in forestry management

15 Apr , 2021  

PJK Forestry Ltd is a newly-established forestry contractor which carries out first and second thinnings on small holdings. It was formed in Ardee, Co. Louth last July by Pat Kelly and his wife Sinead. A fourth-generation ‘timber man’, Pat juggles his new business with working in his father Seamus’ tree surgery company, AMS Tree Services. It has been a […]

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Bailey Bros are hard to ‘beet’

13 Apr , 2021  

Bailey Bros Agri Contracting Ltd has been providing an exceptional service to customers in Wexford, Wicklow and Carlow for almost 40 years. Based in Craanford between Gorey and Carnew, the family-run business specialises in pit and square bale silage, tillage, slurry spreading, spring and winter barley, wheat, oats, beet and maize. Committed to delivering a […]

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One of NI’s leading farm machinery dealers

8 Apr , 2021  

Alas, another year has passed and boy what a year it has been as 2020 will live long in the memories of everyone. While a number of businesses have suffered greatly due to the current pandemic, the likes of the agricultural industry and all associated with it have kept going and indeed in some cases […]

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Busy times continue at Garvey Agri Services

6 Apr , 2021  

Based just outside of Ennis, Co Clare, Garvey Agri Services offers its clients a full range of agri contracting services including slurry spreading, reseeding, silage fertilizer spreading, lime spreading, land reclamation, land drainage, site clearance and general haulage. Irish Tractor & Agri touched base with Tom Garvey recently to find out all about what is […]

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No.1 in Donegal for agri machinery sales, service, parts and repairs

1 Apr , 2021  

Based in Dunfanaghy, JS Farm Services tends to the machinery needs of farmers from across Donegal and beyond, importing new Tolmet and Premium disc harrows and sprayers as well as selling, repairing, servicing and sourcing parts for all makes of tractors and other equipment. Renowned far and wide as a Massey Ferguson specialist, Jonathan Stewart […]

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Agri Design & Planning Services approaches 10-year mark

30 Mar , 2021  

Agri Design & Planning Services provides its clients with a reliable and independent service from initial discussion to first use. Irish Tractor & Agri caught up with owner and founder Aidan Kelly recently to learn more about the Co Tipperary-based business. 2021 will see Agri Design & Planning Services (ADPS) marking 10 years in business […]

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New Holland announces updates to MyPLM Connect Farm Platform

29 Mar , 2021  

New Holland has announced the first major update of 2021 for the MyPLM® Connect Farm desktop platform and mobile app, giving producers even more power and flexibility to manage their operation anytime, anywhere. The latest update includes support for prescriptions, tillage and large square balers; new layer visualisations; machine utilisation maps; and more. From the […]

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CLAAS ARION 400: Popular all-rounder gets Stage V update

29 Mar , 2021  

The ARION 400 range of tractors from CLAAS have been given a makeover to mark the introduction of the Stage V emissions standard – a new design, a more powerful top-of-the-range model and CLAAS Power Management (CPM) to boost power in the ARION 440 and above. What’s more, this model range now benefits from more […]

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Tractors and forage harvesters take the lead

29 Mar , 2021  

John Deere Machine Sync enables machines to exchange data on the move and allows combine operators to guide a tractor and trailer alongside the harvester. This unique system is now also available for forage harvesters and tractors to take control during other crop unloading operations. Machine Sync was introduced in 2012 and John Deere remains […]