Lorries carrying Ukraine’s agricultural produce are waiting in long queues at the country’s land borders with the EU as exports by sea have been impacted by the war.
Bobcat have big plans for its latest new R-Series telehandlers. Peter Thomas Keaveney recently put the latest TL38.70HF Stage V model through its paces.
In the latest study guide video, Aimee Gray speaks with the Irish Farmers Journal Suckler and Beef Editor Adam Woods about farm equipment and farm layout.
Last week, we travelled to JCB headquarters in England to catch up with JCB’s new 173hp 50km/h flagship Loadall telescopic handler, the fastest and most powerful model the company has ever built.
The Fastrac’s in-cab controls were previously the tractors Achilles heel, but this is now no longer the case as it has been given a stylish makeover, and received an injection of new technology.
Last week, we travelled to England to check out JCBs newly launched 457s, a new 282hp, 19.5-tonne flagship for its agricultural wheeled loader range.
Show season kicked off on the May bank holiday we with exhibitors chomping at the bit to get back into the ring after a 3 year absence at Newmarket-on-Fergus in Co Clare. Over 134 shows will take place across the country over the next few months.
Declan Marren reports from the demo farm where, now that grass growth is exceeding demand, the focus turns to maintaining grass quality.
Peter Thomas Keaveney travelled to south Tipperary to catch up with a 12 furrow Kverneland PW wagon plough in action, Irelands largest plough.
A Russian missile hits and destroys a grain warehouse in the Dnipropetrovsk region of Ukraine.
John Egerton’s son William is now in control of the farm’s sheep flock
03 May 2022: In this episode, Thomas gives an update from his Co. Cavan farm as calving finishes and the new breeding season begins.
Farm Tech Talk
Farm Tech Talk