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New butterfly mowers and rakes from Massey Ferguson
Peter Thomas Keaveney
Massey Ferguson has added two new, heavy-duty butterfly mowers and six new twin rotor rakes to its offering.
Telescopic loader sales slowing, but still ahead on 2023
17 July 2024 News
Telescopic loader sales slowing, but still ahead on 2023
While new telescopic loader registrations are up 1.32% on last year, FTMTA data shows that 14 new telescopic loaders were registered in June, down 46% on June 2023 when there were 26 new registrations
Clare contractor set to sell out
17 July 2024 News
Clare contractor set to sell out
Michael Doyle Auctions will host an online machinery clearance auction on behalf of Co Clare agricultural contractor Thomas Cosgrave, on Wednesday, 24 July.
June tractor sales down 8%
The latest FTMTA registration data for the Republic of Ireland shows that 60 new tractors were registered during June, 8% less than June 2023, and taking the six-month total to 1,290 units.
17 July 2024 News
Construction begins at Joskin’s new spreader and trailer factory
Belgian machinery manufacturer Joskin has begun construction of a new factory in Luxembourg.
17 July 2024 News
AGCO opens laboratory for clean powertrain development in Finland
AGCO, the parent company of Massey Ferguson, Fendt and Valtra, has announced the opening of a clean energy lab at its engine plant in Finland to support the development of clean powertrains.
11 July 2024 News
IAM celebrates 40 years with Hardi in Ireland
IAM Agricultural Machinery and Danish sprayer manufacturer Hardi celebrated 40 years of a partnership in Ireland with an event last week. Peter Thomas Keaveney attended.
10 July 2024 News
File going to DPP for Lithuanian GPS thief
Aurimas Sulcius, a Lithuanian national with no fixed abode, has pleaded guilty to burglary on a premises in the Naul, Co Dublin, which took place on Sunday, 30 June.
10 July 2024 News
Krone launches new 12-rotor tedder
Krone has just taken the wraps off its new Vendro C 1340, a 12-rotor tedder with a working width of 13.4m.
10 July 2024 News
John Deere to lay off up to 600 staff across three US factories
US media outlets are reporting that John Deere will lay off about 600 staff member across three of its US production sites in August, due to the market downturn.
10 July 2024 News
Mint 1995 Massey Ferguson 390T sells for €59,150 at auction
At a farm collection auction in England, a top price of €59,150 was paid for an immaculate two-wheel drive 1995 Massey Ferguson 390T, with just 2,692 hours. Peter Thomas Keaveney reports.
10 July 2024 News
SlurryKat appoints Cork dealer
SlurryKat has announced the appointment of MC&S Agri Sales in Co Cork as new dealers for its slurry spreading and handling products.
10 July 2024 News