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Cutting edge demos at DLG Field Days event
Gary Abbott
DLG, the company behind Agritechnica recently hosted its German Field Days event, comprising machinery demonstrations, research trials and trade stands, Dermot Forristal of Teagasc, Oak Park reports.
Five steps for accurate and even spreading
With grazing under way and first cut done or soon to be done, now is a good time to check over the fertiliser spreader, writes Gary Abbott.
1 May 2024 News
Pronar appoints new dealer in Cavan
Cavan based Deutz Fahr dealers, Cavan Autotrac has recently been appointed as dealer for the Polish-built Pronar brand.
Well-known English manufacturer Ktwo enters into administration
The Irish Farmers Journal understands that KTwo Sales Ltd, the English manufacturer of dung spreaders and trailers, has gone into administration.
10 April 2024 News
Two new Bogballe dealers appointed in the west
Atkins has recently appointed two new Bogballe dealers in the west of Ireland.
28 February 2024 News
Fertiliser spreader investment paying dividends on Tipperary farm
Peter Thomas Keaveney travelled to meet Tipperary tillage farmer Michael Healy who runs both trailed and mounted high-end fertiliser spreaders for growing a mix of potatoes, beet and cereals.
7 February 2024 Farm machinery
Section control spreader pays its way on Offaly farm
Since upgrading to a new Amazone GPS section control fertiliser spreader, Offaly farmer Michael Silke has made significant savings which have helped meet its annual repayments, Gary Abbott reports.
7 February 2024 Farm machinery
Is your spreader spring ready?
Gary Abbott looks at the most critical points to consider when setting up a fertiliser spreader for the spreading season.
7 February 2024 Farm machinery
Lamma 2024: SpreadPoint unveils new rear-discharge spreader
SpreadPoint took the wraps off its first rear-discharge dung spreader at Lamma last week, with its new range consisting five models of rear discharge spreaders.
24 January 2024 Farm machinery
Bunning appoints new Irish dealer
Bunning has appointed Waterford-based Jim Power Agri Sales LTD as a main agent for its range of rear-discharge spreaders.
17 January 2024 News