20 September 2012
There will be a Ploughing Festival at Prickwillow on October 6/7 at Green Farm Main Street, Prickwillow and the adjacent Prickwillow Engine Museum. The ploughing Competition on the Sunday has classes for trailed, mounted, junior, horticulture and heavy horse and there will be ‘Ploughing for Fun’ Saturday and Sunday with horses and tractors. Other attractions will include a static display of commercial and domestic vehicles, traction engines, stationary engines, arts and crafts, trade stands, traditional crafts and bygones.
19 September 2012.
SIP Industrial Products Ltd have expanded their range of Welding Inverters for the trade, professional, industrial and serious DIY welding markets. These powerful new inverters extend their comprehensive range of welders suitable for professionals and the growing ‘cross-over’ market of those DIY users demanding professional quality equipment.
12 September 2012.
After a four year search to find the perfect tractor for the top fruit growing operation at Kelsey Farms in Kent, Jon Holt-Rix has been so impressed with the Kubota B2420 that he purchased a second unit within a couple of months and plans to add a third this winter.
7 September 2012.
Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Mr. Simon Coveney T.D. has just launched the 2012 National Ploughing Championship which will take place in Heathpark, New Ross, Co. Wexford from September 25/27.
Minister Coveney took time to walk the site, hop on a tractor and plough and mingle with the local landowners who will play host to one Europe’s largest agricultural events this month.
4 September 2012.
The Irish World Ploughing team headed off yesterday to Croatia in their bid to bring back gold from the championships. Eamonn Tracey, Carlow and Jer Coakley, Roscarberry, Cork left for the contest to be held in Biograd na Moru, Croatia over September 14-15.
3 September 2012.
The rapidly expanding Bradfield Brewery, based at Watt House Farm at High Bradfield near the City of Sheffield in England, has taken delivery of a new Bobcat S185 skid-steer loader from Wakefield-based MTS Group, the Authorised Bobcat dealer for North, South and West Yorkshire.
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