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Scart Agri – A service that’s second to none

6 Jan , 2022  

Based outside of Bantry, Co Cork, Scart Agriculture Contracting Ltd is a company with more than 20 years of experience when it comes to agri contracting. Irish Tractor & Agri caught up with its director Patrick Coughlan to find out all about this thriving business situated in the Rebel County. Business is good these days […]

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John Deere reveals fully autonomous tractors at CES 2022

5 Jan , 2022  

During a press conference at CES 2022, John Deere revealed a fully autonomous tractor that’s ready for large-scale production. The machine combines Deere’s 8R Tractor, TruSet™-enabled chisel plow, GPS guidance system, and new advanced technologies. The autonomous tractor will be available to farmers later this year. The autonomous tractor serves a specific purpose: feeding the […]

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Increased efficiencies driving Brady Agri Contractors’ growth

4 Jan , 2022  

Colm Brady is a vastly-experienced agricultural contractor with an unblemished track record for invariably delivering excellent results. But the Galway man has never been one to rest on his laurels and it is through sheer hard work and regular reinvestment that he continues to offer increasingly efficient and dependable services to an expanding customer base. […]

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Alan Poff & Sons is powered by Valtra

22 Dec , 2021  

Alan Poff & Sons Agri Contractors is a long-established agricultural contracting firm based near Killorglin in Co. Kerry which is synonymous with Valtra. George Poff, who runs the family business along with his parents Alan and Patricia, and brother Stephen, explains more. Trading for over 40 years, Alan Poff & Sons runs one of the largest fleets of Valtra tractors in the country. […]

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C Keane Plant Hire celebrates 25 years

20 Dec , 2021  

Celebrating 25 years in business, C Keane Plant Hire Ltd is a leading plant hire and agri contractor based in Kilkee, Co. Clare. Fronted by Christy Keane, the company provides an agri contracting service locally and civil engineering, groundworks, concrete formwork, excavation and site clearance services across Munster. A one-stop shop for all your plant […]

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Mohan Agri Contractors marks 15 years

16 Dec , 2021  

Based just outside of Navan, Co Meath, Mohan Agri Contractors offers its customers a full range of agricultural contracting services and has been doing so for 15 years now. Irish Tractor & Agri spoke to its owner Stephen Mohan to learn all about the company – from its origins to the state of business today. […]

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Technical knowledge and comprehensive experience

14 Dec , 2021  

Established in 2010, Farmworks Machinery Ltd is a Fendt Dealership which services North Dublin and its surrounding areas. Irish Tractor & Agri spoke with Brian Duane in the company’s Sales Department to find out more about this thriving business which provides exceptional levels of service befitting of the best brand out there. Business is good […]

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Ireland’s oldest Agri College

9 Dec , 2021  

Based 50km from Galway city, Mountbellew Agri College was Ireland’s first agricultural college having been established in 1904. Irish Tractor & Agri spoke with principal Dr Edna Curley recently to learn more about the courses on offer and how the college has been facing the challenges in these unprecedented times. With just some 900 students enrolled […]

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McMullan Agri hits the ground running

7 Dec , 2021  

It has been a case of so far, so good for McMullan Agri which has established itself as a leading supplier of new and used farm machinery since its inception in October 2019. Based in Armoy near Ballymoney in Co. Antrim, the dealership is run by brothers Laurence – a former Dealer Sales Manager of the Year Award […]

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Unrivalled pit silage solutions from Denis Quinn Plant Hire

2 Dec , 2021  

Operating out of Millstreet in Cork, Denis Quinn Plant Hire is firmly established as one of the Rebel County’s premier pit silage contractors. We returned to the banks of the Blackwater and touched base with the eponymous Denis to get an update on the magnificent fleet of machinery at his disposal to promptly, efficiently and […]