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FTMTA News 20th June 2017

FTMTA Farm Machinery Trade Auction The FTMTA has this week announced a new departure for the Association and the wider farm machinery trade. The Association, in conjunction with well known auctioneering firm Paul Cooke Auctions, will hold a first auction … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 13th June 2017

May Tractor Registrations The figures for new tractor registrations during May issued this week by FTMTA continue to illustrate what has been a challenging year thus far for sales of new tractors. May saw 199 new units registered as against … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 31st May 2017

Date Announced For FTMTA GRASS & MUCK 2018 The very popular FTMTA Grass & Muck event will return to the popular Gurteen College site near Birr on Thursday, May 17th, 2018.  FTMTA Chief Executive, Gary Ryan stated that the Association … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 23rd May 2017

FTMTA Welcomes New Members The May meeting of the FTMTA Executive Council was pleased to admit a further three firms to membership of the Association. Gerry Duffy Machinery Ltd. is a long established farm machinery dealership based in Kilbrew, Ashbourne, … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 17th May 2017

European Machinery Outlook Improves A report issued earlier this week by CEMA, the representative body of the European agricultural machinery manufacturing sector, points to cautious expectations that the European machinery market will return to growth during 2017. CEMA provides a monthly … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 11th May 2017

Recovery in Tractor Sales The most recent new tractor registration figures issued by FTMTA indicate a slight recovery during April after a somewhat disappointing first three months of the year. April saw 203 new units registered which was an increase … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 4th May 2017

New President at AEA FTMTA is pleased to welcome the appointment of a representative of a member firm of the Association to a key role as the new President of the Agricultural Engineers Association (AEA) in the UK. The AEA … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 27th April 2017

FTMTA Welcomes New Members The April meeting of the FTMTA Executive Council was pleased to admit two firms to membership of the Association. Denis Doyle Ltd., trading as Doyle Engineering, is a machinery manufacturer based near Athy, Co. Kildare and … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 20th April 2017

Bachelor of Science (Agricultural Mechanisation) The application form for this year’s admission  to First Year of the Bachelor of Science (Agricultural Mechanisation) course in IT Tralee is now available from the Courses section of the IT Tralee website. The courses … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 13th April 2017

FTMTA Grass & Muck 2018 Following the very successful FTMTA Farm Machinery Show 2017 held during February, FTMTA has received numerous enquiries about future events. FTMTA holds two public farm machinery events on alternating years; both events are run in … Continue reading

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