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FTMTA News 26th March 2015

Rabbitt Tractors Now a Kuhn Dealer Rabbitt Tractors of Athenry, Co. Galway, has recently been appointed a dealer for Kuhn grass and tillage machinery. Established in 1974, the business was appointed as the CASE IH dealer for Galway and Roscommon … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 25th March 2015

FTMTA Welcomes New Members The March meeting of the FTMTA Executive Council was pleased to admit two firms to membership of the Association. Suir Sprayers is located just outside Waterford City. Established in 2013 by cousins John and Eddy Lynch, … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 16th March 2015

FTMTA Member McHale Farm Machinery , Kilmaine are hosting two driver days at Ballinrobe Race course on the Friday 27th & Saturday 28th March from 1pm to 6pm each day. John Joe Cummins of McHale Farm Machinery is looking forward … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 13th March 2015

Farmers are out in force to buy new tractors according to new data and Cork has the highest percentage of new tractor registrations.  As reported in this week’s Irish Farmers Journal, new tractor registrations for February were recorded at 206 … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 9th March 2015

FTMTA Training  It is the intention of the FTMTA to offer two training courses for personnel of member firms at the FTMTA Farm Machinery Industry Training Centre near Naas in April. The parts profit management course, which has run successfully … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 6th March 2015

Grass & Muck 2016 Following the recent, highly successful, FTMTA Farm Machinery Show 2015, the association has received a number of enquiries from prospective exhibitors about the next FTMTA event. The next public event held by the association will be … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 13th February 2015

Successful FTMTA Show The FTMTA Farm Machinery Show 2015 drew to a close on Saturday, February 7th, after a very successful three days at the Punchestown site. A record attendance of 18,750 people visited the Show with a huge crowd … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 20th January 2015

FTMTA Farm Machinery Show Map 2015     FTMTA Farm Machinery Show 2015 – Exhibitor Listing      

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FTMTA News 20th January 2015

Getting Ready for FTMTA Farm Machinery Show 2015 Preparations are moving into high gear for the farm machinery highlight of 2015, the biennial FTMTA Farm Machinery Show at Punchestown Racecourse, Naas, Co. Kildare, with contractors beginning site work in early … Continue reading

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FTMTA News 11th December 2014

John Deere’s new 6R and 7R Series tractors and 8000 Series self-propelled forage harvester, all featuring the company’s latest fuel-efficient, Stage IV compliant engines, will be making their Irish debut on the John Deere stand at the 2015 FTMTA Farm … Continue reading

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