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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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FTMTA News 6th April 2017

Farm Machinery Industry Careers FTMTA was pleased to exhibit at the recent Agri Careers event and Conor McGuinness, manning the Association’s stand, was extremely busy during the day as he fielded numerous queries from enthusiastic young people interested in making … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 28th March 2017

Farm Machinery Safety With a number of tragic fatal accidents since the start of the year, FTMTA reiterates the calls made by it over the years for those involved in working with agricultural machinery to be conscious of, and proactive … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 16th March 2017

Introduction of limited tractor testing FTMTA note the intention of the RSA and Department of Transport to introduce a roadworthiness testing regime for T5 tractors (those tractors designed to travel at speeds in excess of 40 km/h) engaged mainly in … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 21st February 2017

Agri Mechanisation Awards Three awards in total to recognise achievement in the first year (2015 / 2016) in the Bachelor of Science (Agricultural Mechanisation) in IT Tralee. These awards were jointly sponsored by FTMTA and Irish Farmers Journal. The award … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 10th February 2017

Day 1 over and what a day it was! Huge crowds turned up to witness the incredible amount of machinery on display. Make sure you get yourself to Punchestown over the next two days to see what the largest ever … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 4th February 2017

The FTMTA Farm Machinery Show 2017 – The Farming of Tomorrow With the increased pressures on the farming industry of late, the ever-burning question of “how to do more with less” is constantly brought to the forefront of farmers’ thinking. … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 4th February 2017

We’ve got an app for that! With the FTMTA Farm Machinery Show 2017 being the largest ever, we want to make sure that you’ve got it all covered. The FTMTA are delighted to partner with the Irish Farmer’s Journal to … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 30th January 2017

The FTMTA Farm Machinery Show goes LIVE with That’s Farming The FTMTA and That’s Farming are pleased to announce the launch of the FTMTA Farm Machinery Show 2017 Facebook LIVE viewing option for this year’s Show. A first for shows … Continue reading

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