Agricultural Contractors are an integral link in the farm production chain. PAC Ireland thanks the companies and organisations who have supported us in a variety of ways most especially at our latest conference
"Smart Farming - Agricultural Contractors and Farmers Working Together"
FBD Insurance - Lead Sponsor
Guarantees long term competitive pricing
Committed to excellence in customer service
FBD have got you covered.
To see what FBD can do for you - Arrange an appointment with an FBD advisor today.
Carbery Plastics Ireland - Main Sponsor
Based in Clonakilty on Ireland's south coast, Carbery Plastics Limited is a supplier of rotationally moulded plastic products, with a manufacturing heritage stretching back nearly 40 years. Independently owned and managed by a team with unrivalled experience and passion for rotational moulding. Carbery is acknowledged as a leading European manufacturer within the rotomoulding sector. Today's Carbery range includes products for the agricultural, civil engineering, construction, fuel, energy, environmental and recycling sectors; and the company also operates a significant contract moulding operation too.
Tama Ireland - Main Sponsor
Tama UAT Ireland has successfully brought together the undisputed leading manufacturers of Twine, Netwrap & Stretchwrap with the main baling machinery manufacturers. This partnership offers the highest quality range of products specifically tailored to suit every Crop Packaging application. Tama UAT Ireland specialize in giving total Crop Packaging Solutions and is focused on meeting the specific needs of the customer. This is achieved by offering an unrivaled level of customer support, technical expertise and distribution excellence, coupled with products approved and recommended by leading machinery manufacturers such as Claas, Fendt, John Deere, and Massey Ferguson.
Abbey Machinery is one of Ireland’s largest and most respected manufacturers of agricultural equipment. Established by the Cavanagh family in 1947, a family which has a tradition in agricultural engineering dating back to the 19th Century, 2017 was a milestone year for Abbey Machinery when it celebrated 70 years serving the agricultural sector.
Abbey Q-Parts is a separate division within Abbey Machinery and was established to market a wide range of wearing and fast-moving parts for the agricultural sector. Products include parts for ploughs, power harrows, silage equipment and tractors – among many others. They also provide the complete range of products for all Abbey machines.
Bank of Ireland Finance
Supporting your business is our business
At Bank of Ireland, we're committed to supporting farmers and agri business. We place our business at the heart of yours - going the extra mile to help gain a deeper understanding of how we can best support you into the future. We understand that running a farm comes with unique challenges and opportunities both in the short and longer term. That’s why we’ve allocated €500m solely for funding the Irish agri sector.
Irish Farm Film Producers Group
The Irish Farm Film Producers Group (IFFPG) is the national farm plastics recycling compliance scheme. Their role is to provide cost effective compliance for members (companies that place farm film products on the market) and a comprehensive recycling service for farmers nationwide to ensure that we exceed national recycling targets as set by the government. This is done by operating approximately 235 bring-centres annually, as well as providing a farmyard collection service. IFFPG currently recycle in excess of 25,000 tonnes of farm plastics yearly, which equates to a national recycling rate of over 70%. IFFPG are a not for profit body, which is primarily funded by a recycling levy that is charged to members. Additional funding is through a weight based collection charge that farmers pay.
Kuhn Center Ireland
During October 2014, KUHN Center Ireland Ltd was appointed as the sole importer of KUHN equipment into the republic of Ireland. Based in Cork, the company has vast knowledge and experience in the industry and has close long term links with the KUHN group.
The KUHN group have eight factories worldwide each focused on their individual specialities with a sales presence in over 100 countries. KUHN Center Ireland welcome the opportunity to be part of the KUHN success story and will continue, as we have in the past , to offer a high level of customer service and technical support while growing market share and return on investment.
Murphy Machinery was founded by Joe Murphy who was born in Graiguenamanagh, Co. Kilkenny, the son of a Farmer. He started up in business in the Commons, Co.Tipperary, in 1947 and then moved from Rearcross to Littleton, Thurles in 1953.
Murphy Machinery provide the following services:-
- Agricultural and Machinery Sales
- Full range of Parts for all our machinery
- Fully Mobile Parts and Repair Service
- Contract Hire schemes on selected products, can be availed of to suit individual requirements.
Founded in 1921, today RAUCH has entered its third generation as a family-run company.
Two main areas of expertise:
METERING AND DISTRIBUTION OF GRANULES
These two areas form the basis of RAUCH's innovative products for:
Sowing technology as an OEM supplier
Countless national and international awards, as well as patent numbers far exceeding 150, are testimony to the innovative strength of the company. Around the globe, farmers and agricultural contractors are dependent on the high standard of quality and reliability that RAUCH products guarantee. Intensive dialogue with agriculture and science professionals leads to the consistent implementation of today's and tomorrow's market demands.
Cork Machines Ltd distributes the RAUCH range of fertiliser and bulk spreaders.
An Austrian family-owned company that contributes to a sustainable increase in effectiveness, efficiency and quality in agricultural production and that acts as a partner on whom its customers can rely. Customer care is not just a slogan at PÖTTINGER - we promote it actively in all our business relationships. People come first as far as PÖTTINGER is concerned. Their central role guarantees that new products meet the very highest expectations. Because many of our employees have their roots in agriculture, they know what is expected of agricultural machinery from their own experience. The combination of employee know-how and the ongoing integration of experience and wishes from our customers is the guarantee for professional solutions - for tomorrow's challenges.
Templetuohy Farm Machinery
TFM was estasblished in 1982 by Jimmy and Joe Butler. Very soon after opening their first depot at Barna, Templetuohy TFM was appointed John Deere dealers in 1983. Since then TFM has grown to a 6 depot dealer group. With outlets located at Templetuohy (head office), Clonmel, Portlaoise, Enniscorthy, Kilkenny and Tuam. TFM now delivers its unrivalled service and support across 13 counties.
Meeting customers’ demands for new and used tractors and machinery while also providing service and support that customers can rely on time and time again is the reason TFM has become a synonymous name for farm machinery.