'I am able to drive it by myself'
Amii McKeever
Enzo Keane reviewed the John Deere Gator for IFJ Junior.
23 November 2022 News
High-houred Deere secures €24,200 at Midlands auction
Hennessy Auctioneers hosted its November auction last Saturday 19 November, one of the sale highlights was a 1999 John Deere 6810 with 15,000 hours on the clock sold for €24,200.
16 November 2022 Farm machinery
In pictures: new tractors at SIMA
Peter Thomas Keaveney and Gary Abbott report on a range of new tractors which made their public debuts at the recent SIMA show in Paris.
A tale of two Deeres: loader capabilities of 6120M v 6R 150
Loader tractors come in all shapes and sizes, but how do you compare two John Deeres developed to serve the same purpose, which are completely different tractors? Simon Henley reports.
16 November 2022 Farm machinery
In pictures:2003 John Deere 7810 scoops €52,306 at contractor retirement auction
A Cork contractors’ tidy fleet of machinery was hot in demand at a retirement dispersal auction held last week, with a 2003 John Deere 7810 making €52,306 including VAT and commission.
9 November 2022 News
SIMA 2022: John Deere See & Spray technology makes European debut
John Deere unveiled its See & Spray camera-sensing spot-spraying technology at SIMA 2022.
9 November 2022 News
Growing GPS thefts cause increasing concern for contractors
Thefts of GPS equipment from tractors and farm machinery are on the increase in Ireland, following a trend that is concerning contractors across Europe.
2 November 2022 News
John Deere 6R 140 among prizes to be raffled in aid of charity
Irish charity Project ESPWA is holding a prize draw in aid of its ongoing relief work in Ukraine. First and second prizes are a brand new John Deere 6R 140 tractor and John Deere ride-on lawnmower.
27 October 2022 News
Farmer Writes: Irish tillage farmers must be some of the best in the world
It’s not particularly easy being an Irish tillage farmer, writes Gerald Potterton.
26 October 2022 Farmer Writes
Kramer KL55.8T meets the needs of Dublin tillage farmers
Gary Abbott spoke with Niall Flynn to find out why the Kramer KL55.8T ticks all the boxes for the family farming enterprise.
19 October 2022 Farm machinery
Twin-tub Abbey ticks the boxes for Tipperary dairy farmer
Peter Thomas Keaveney catches up with Tipperary dairy farmer Bill Cleary who tells us about his twin-tub Abbey VF 2100 vertical auger diet feeder.
5 October 2022 Farm machinery
2000 New Holland TX66 combine scoops €40,000 at midlands auction
Headlining Hennessy’s Auctioneers September sale was a 2000 New Holland TX66 straw walker combine which sold for €40,000 including VAT.
21 September 2022 News