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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 […]

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Liam Murray Plant – for machinery sales, hire, service and repair

27 Feb , 2024  

From their base in Clonroche, County Wexford, Liam Murray Plant Ltd. provide a comprehensive range of plant and agricultural machinery solutions, including sales, hire, service and repair. With every base covered in a prompt, professional and value-added manner, it’s little wonder a growing range of customers are digging this rapidly-progressing, client-focused one stop shop for […]

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Research on Tirlán Grain Pool shows Lower Carbon Footprint than many International Regions

22 Feb , 2024  

The research, unveiled at the Tirlán Quality Grain Awards this week, is the first of its kind using a Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) methodology specifically developed for Irish grain on a wide range of commercially-grown Irish cereals. Accounting for straw incorporation, the study showed the net carbon footprint could be close to net zero. Tirlán, […]

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“Ideal machine for grounds care contractors”

22 Feb , 2024  

Nicky Grene set up Grene Sportsgrounds in Co Limerick after returning home from the USA thirty years ago to provide services to local GAA and Rugby clubs. Today, the company is one the leading sports grounds contractors in Ireland. They offer sustainable sports pitch development, maintenance and management for sporting clubs of all sizes including golf and […]

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Meath Farm Machinery expands

22 Feb , 2024  

Meath Farm Machinery Ltd has announced that an agreement has been reached with John Deere to expand its operations into County Louth and County Dublin.  An agreement has also been reached with Michael Hanlon for Meath Farm Machinery Ltd to operate from the existing premises of Hanlon Machinery Ltd at Marlbog Road, Haggardstown, Dundalk, County […]

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Nohoval Contracting Services has you covered

21 Feb , 2024  

Nohoval Contracting Services Ltd is a leading agricultural contracting operation which has been providing a complete service to farmers in and around Kinsale, Co. Cork for almost 60 years. There is never a dull moment for Ray Quinn who runs the contracting business and is also a tillage farmer who grows winter and spring barley, winter […]

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Veterinary Council welcomes 321 new vets and 126 veterinary nurses to register in 2023

15 Feb , 2024  

The Veterinary Council of Ireland (VCI), the statutory body responsible for the regulation and management of the practise of veterinary medicine and veterinary nursing in the state, welcomed 321 new vets and 126 new veterinary nurses to its register in 2023. The VCI believes this influx of additional talent will benefit animal health and welfare in Ireland. New […]

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Quality, innovation and sustainability to the fore at Chestnutt Animal Feeds

15 Feb , 2024  

Situated in the heart of North Antrim, Chestnutt Animal Feeds is a family-run mill with a lifetime of experience in producing a wide range of high quality feeds to meet the needs of dairy, beef cattle and sheep at all stages of life. As this innovative, industry-leading animal feed compounder celebrated its 70th anniversary, we […]

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Excellent agri contracting services guaranteed at Daly Agrifarm Ltd

13 Feb , 2024  

Based in Ballydekin House, Midleton, Co Cork, Daly Agrifarm Ltd offers its customers a vast range of agricultural contracting services. Irish Tractor Agri & Plant spoke with Sean Collins to find out more about what is a thriving business down south which operates with top of the line machinery and excellent operators week in, week […]