Farm machinery

For the latest news in farm machinery in Ireland, you need the Irish Farmers Journal. Browse below for reports, reviews, insights and videos spanning a diverse range of topics about new and vintage farm machinery, motors and more.

Watch: Massey Ferguson 200hp four-cylinder vs 200hp six-cylinder preview
Peter Thomas Keaveney and Gary Abbott put the Massey Ferguson four-cylinder 200hp 6718S up against its six-cylinder 200hp counterpart the 7718S.
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Watch: Galway dairy farmer clocks up 1,500 hours in 122hp Weidemann 5080T
Peter Thomas Keaveney caught up with Galway based dairy farmer Darragh Ryder, to find out how his 2018 Weidemann 5080T has performed after racking up 1,500 hours.
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Motor industry most vulnerable to no-deal Brexit
The Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) has highlighted the challenges facing the sector in the face of both Brexit and Budget 2020.
Ploughing showcases a host of new models
Car enthusiasts who visited the Ploughing last week were given a first look at some new car models for the 2020 Irish market.
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Upcoming machinery and vintage events
The coming weekend sees many events set to take place across the country. Send your machinery and vintage dates and details to
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Life gets much easier for a suckler farmer in Co Clare
Paul Crowe is a farmer who needed better calving facilities. He realised that outside of the traditional financing methods, there are more suitable options available, including the Cultivate loan.
Leading renewable energy show returns with dedicated farm diversification advice
Energy & Rural Business Show Ireland comes from the creators of Energy Now Expo Ireland which will celebrate three years of success in October 2019.
Kick Start supplier development at Lidl
In 2017, Lidl developed Kick Start, a supplier development programme in conjunction with Bord Bia to give Irish food and drink suppliers the chance to showcase their products and grow their business
Listowel Races: it’s a feeling
The Race is on … to Munster’s biggest and best harvest racing festival. Listowel will host its 161th harvest racing festival from Sunday to Saturday 8 to 14 September.
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