Articles Tagged ‘machinery ’

Biggest Balmoral machinery show yet


The Q8 Oils Spring Farm Machinery Show Balmoral is set for its biggest year yet, when it takes place in the Eikon Centre in the Balmoral show grounds on February 21-22.

Kilkenny Tractor and Truck Run


The first-ever North Clubs v South Clubs Tractor and Truck Run will take place on bank holiday Monday, October 30, in Kilkenny.

Pöttinger TEGOSEM – The cover crop seed drill


TEGOSEM is used in combination with a Pöttinger stubble cultivator or disc harrow and enables soil preparation and cover crop seeding in a single pass. The TEGOSEM can be used with hitch-mounted machines as well as trailed machines and is equipped complete with mounting brackets and loading platform.

Selling the McHale story


James Heanue is sales manager for Ireland for McHale Farm Machinery, based in Mayo. In an interview with Matt O’Keeffe, James outlines the development of McHale into a major international farm machinery manufacturer and the success of the company in developing and building machines that can cope with rigorous Irish working conditions.

Soil compaction studies at Lyons Estate


The changes in agricultural production techniques in industrialised countries over the past few decades have been dramatic, with economic pressure favouring the continuous increase of machinery power, vehicle weight and implement size, write Kevin McDonnell and Mike O’Flynn.