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Fendt combine’s sky high performance for Meath farmer

1 Oct , 2021  

Co Meath has some of the most productive agricultural land the island of Ireland has to offer. Nestled on a hill, overlooking the surrounding picturesque countryside and with views of the Irish Sea is home to the 6th generation Dorey family farm. It is here that John Dorey farms a mix of winter and spring […]

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J Catterson Agri Contracting – for all you agri needs

30 Sep , 2021  

Established in 1997, J Catterson Agri Contracting is a leading contractor based in Convoy, Co. Donegal which specialises in pit silage, umbilical slurry spreading, dump trailer work, ploughing, cultivating and aerating the land along with spraying. Jonathan Catterson is the brains behind the operation and also helps his father Roy to run the family farm. The Catterson’s are sheep and beef […]

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Norris Potatoes – a family tradition

28 Sep , 2021  

The Norris family are leading potato and grain growers as well as beef and sheep farmers based in Moville, Co. Donegal. Andrew, Crawford and William Norris along with Malachy McDermott run the different enterprises on the 700-acre Glebe Farm holding. The Norris’ have been growing and supplying high quality potatoes for four generations. Constantly evolving, the family also grow their […]

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Slaney Foods retains Origin Green Gold Membership in recognition of sustainability performance

27 Sep , 2021  

Slaney Foods International has retained the prestigious Origin Green Gold Membership from Bord Bia in recognition of the company’s commitment to sustainability. Gold Membership is the highest recognition awarded under the Origin Green programme and is reserved for companies that demonstrate an exceptional annual performance on their sustainability targets based on the assessment of Origin […]

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ABP awarded Origin Green Gold Membership in recognition of sustainability performance

27 Sep , 2021  

ABP has been awarded the prestigious Origin Green Gold Membership by Bord Bia in recognition of the company’s commitment to sustainability. Gold Membership is the highest recognition awarded under the Origin Green programme and is reserved for companies that demonstrate an exceptional annual performance on their sustainability targets based on the assessment of Origin Green’s […]

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One of the best in the West for farm buildings

23 Sep , 2021  

Established in Kiltullagh, Co. Galway in 2017, E.MITCHELL ENGINEERING LTD is a leading provider of quality farm buildings in the West of Ireland. While E.MITCHELL ENGINEERING LTD may be a relatively new company, its owner Emmet Mitchell comes from a family steeped in the structural engineering and farm building manufacturing sector. Emmet is proud to carry on the family’s tradition for making agricultural […]

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Minister Martin Heydon pays tribute to Ireland’s ‘vibrant’ agri-food sector at Agri Aware launch

21 Sep , 2021  

Martin Heydon, Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture paid tribute to Ireland’s ‘vibrant’ agri-food sector at the launch of Agri Aware’s new Dig In! webinar series for schools. Agri Aware is bringing their Dig In! educational resource to life with added modules and new series of in classroom webinars. Dig In! is a […]

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Still going strong 25 years on

21 Sep , 2021  

Based in North Tipperary, J Quigley Tyres has been providing its customers with an excellent service for a quarter of a century now. Irish Tractor & Agri touched base with Jamie Quigley recently to learn the ins and outs of what is a thriving business down in the Premier County. Business is good these days […]

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GRIMME Ireland – Harvesting Success

16 Sep , 2021  

Since the introduction of GRIMME machinery in Ireland, the farm machinery manufacturer has gone from strength to strength. The company are almost four years in their new premises in Stephenstown, Balbriggan, Co. Dublin. The premises consists of a retail sales department, service workshop, parts department and ancillary offices. Celebrating 160 years in business, GRIMME employs over 2,700 people around […]

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Kevin McCarthy’s name is synonymous with quality farm buildings in West Cork

14 Sep , 2021  

Based in Dunmanway, County Cork, Kevin McCarthy Construction is a leading building contractor that specialises in Agricultural, Commercial, Domestic and Industrial buildings. They offer high quality farm buildings at competitive prices every time. Kevin McCarthy set up his construction business in 1980 and, since then, has established himself as a permanent fixture on the local […]