Peter Thomas Keaveney caught up with Tom O’Keeffe, a Limerick man who set up his own slurry and dung spreading contracting business in the southern Canterbury region of New Zealand in the spring of 2018.
Peter Thomas Keaveney speaks to Pa Nagle, a Clare man who has just set up his own Contracting business in New Zealand.
Peter Thomas Keaveney catches up with Wexford native Gavin Brownrigg to find out how he’s getting on selling some Irish built equipment in New Zealand.
Gary Abbott caught up with tillage contractor Brian Tallon harvesting fodder beet near Clogherhead. Brian and his son Andrew specialize in root crop harvesting.
Peter Thomas Keaveney reports from a visit to an on-farm sheep sale at Eskvale Station, which is located in North Canterbury on the South Island, New Zealand.
Peter Thomas Keaveney speaks to Brook Nettleton from Blue Grass Contracting in Matamata, a contracting business in the Waikato region in New Zealand who charge for harvesting traded grass and maize on a c/kg DM basis.
Peter Thomas Keaveney caught up with Wicklow brothers Pat and Andrew Doyle who have been in the forestry game since 1982, and recently took delivery of a new Komatsu 931xc, one of the first sold in Ireland.
Peter Thomas Keaveney caught up with the Hartley family near Glenmore in south Kilkenny who recently took delivery of their new Belair Premium L, their second zero grazing machine in three years.
Based in Ballymacward, Co Galway, suckler farmer Paul Mulkerrins made the move to a skid steer back in 2016 and hasn’t looked back since. Peter Thomas Keaveney reports.
Peter Thomas Keaveney and Gary Abbott put the Massey Ferguson four-cylinder 200hp 6718S up against it’s the six-cylinder 200hp counterpart, the 7718S.