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FTMTA News 15th July 2016

EY Entrepreneur Of The Year! It is great to see our Member Firm Abbey Machinery in The Irish Times today.                 Best of luck to Clodagh Cavangh in EY Entrepreneur Of The Year!   Be … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 14th July 2016

Tractor Registration Figures The most recent figures issued by FTMTA in relation to the registration of new tractors cover the first six months of the year. A total of 1,335 tractors were registered during January to June which is an … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 1st July 2016

Registration of Imports It is a requirement when registering a used, imported tractor or other self propelled machine in Ireland that evidence of the prior registration in another country must be produced. The most common example of this is when … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 30th June 2016

Machinery Industry and “Brexit” FTMTA believes that it is too early to say what the impact of the UK exiting the EU will be for the Irish machinery sector, or indeed any other sector, in the long term. Much will … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 23rd June 2016

Bachelor of Science (Agricultural Mechanisation) Sponsorship Available with FTMTA member An FTMTA member in the south west / mid west has one work placement position available for a student hoping to begin the Bachelor of Science (Agricultural Mechanisation) course in … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 23rd June 2016

FTMTA Farm Machinery Show 2017 Following the great success of the recent FTMTA Grass & Muck event, the Association has already received many requests from potential exhibitors for information regarding the next public farm machinery event to be run by … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 16th June 2016

Photo / Video Competition Winners The FTMTA Grass & Muck 2016 photo and video competition received a great reaction and attracted in excess of 1,000 entries, from which the winners were selected last week.   The winners of the photo … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 8th June 2016

A Very Successful FTMTA Grass & Muck 2016 The much anticipated FTMTA Grass & Muck event held at Gurteen College on May 12th was a tremendous success with a record attendance of nearly 11,000 visitors. The considerable efforts of the … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 8th June 2016

Farm Machinery Safety As silage gathers pace, FTMTA reiterates calls made by it over the years for those involved in working with agricultural machinery to be conscious of, and proactive in relation to, the safety of themselves and others. The … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 8th April 2016

New John Deere machines on demo at FTMTA Grass & Muck 2016 John Deere’s new top-of-the-range 845hp 8800i self-propelled forage harvester with HarvestLab constituent sensing, triple mower-conditioner (TMC) and 6M & 6R Series Stage IV tractors will be demonstrated at … Continue reading

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