Figures for April show that 203 new tractors were registered in Ireland.
There is a lot to see at Grassland & Muck 2017 which takes place on the 24 – 25 May at the 190 acre site in Stoneleigh.
Recent years have seen much hype surrounding opportunities for arable farmers with the expansion of straw-fired power generation.
Claas has updated its Variant round baler and monster Quadrant square baler.
The rapid growth in registrations of tractors over 50hp has slowed through April, according to the latest figures from the Agricultural Engineers Association.
Growers could benefit from new malting barley varieties with highly desirable characteristics, now the genes of one popular variety from 30 years ago have been “unlocked”.
The global area of GM crops rose by 3% in 2016 to 185.1m hectares, according to the International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-biotech Applications (ISAAA).
Checking the weather app on my phone suggests that there is still no end in sight to this unprecedented dry spell of weather.
The bone-dry spring is putting pressure on newly sown spring crops from Scotland to the south coast of England amid concerns that forecast rain at the weekend will not be enough to revive crops.
Oilseed rape growers concerned about the impact of turnip yellows virus (TuYV) will have a larger selection of resistant...