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# tractor - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

Man (30s) dies following collision involving tractor and motorcycle in Co Mayo

The incident happened on the N59 between Mulranny and Newport at 8.30pm.

# tractor - Thursday 16 January, 2020

Garda receives minor injuries after being struck with moving vehicle during farmer protest

The vehicle involved is understood not to have been a tractor. No arrests have been made.

# tractor - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

'I just remember the tractor wheel going over me': How an accident changed a child's life in seconds

Kerrie Leonard was left paralysed after an accident on her family’s farm.

# tractor - Saturday 2 June, 2018

'First of its kind' tractor-testing course launched

A new EU directive requires commercial tractors to undergo a special roadworthiness test.

# tractor - Friday 12 January, 2018

Man in his 60s killed in collision between car and tractor

The road is currently closed to facilitate a forensic collision examination.

# tractor - Saturday 18 November, 2017

'I looked down and my leg simply wasn't there' - for farming families, the consequences of a workplace accident are devastating

Support and bereavement group Embrace Farm are soon to hold their first national conference on the multitude of problems presented by farming tragedies.

# tractor - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

Cyclist killed following collision with tractor

Traffic diversions are in place on the N28 Cork to Ringaskiddy Road.

# tractor - Saturday 8 July, 2017

Man (70s) dies in single-vehicle crash in Sligo

The incident happened at 2.30pm this afternoon.

# tractor - Thursday 22 June, 2017

Tractor ploughing through level crossing in Kildare causes major delays for commuters

There was massive disruption to services between Sligo and Maynooth this evening.

# tractor - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Man in his 60s dies after truck collides with tractor

The 25-year-old male driver of the tractor was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

# tractor - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

Female cyclist dies after collision with tractor

The incident happened at around 7pm.

# tractor - Saturday 4 March, 2017

From The Daily Edge A Meath farmer unwittingly ended a high-speed Garda chase by blocking the road with his tractor Not So Fast

# tractor - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Gardaí seize tractor found driving on three wheels

The fourth wheel was on the vehicle, just not in the right place.

# tractor - Thursday 3 November, 2016

Body found in search for elderly farmer in Co Kerry

Jim Keane, aged 70, had been missing since Monday.

# tractor - Friday 14 October, 2016

Woman dies after car collides with tractor in Mayo

The road between Claremorris and Balla is currently closed.

# tractor - Monday 14 December, 2015

From The Daily Edge A Leitrim man's epic swearing at a turf truck was caught on video Bog Standard

A Leitrim man's epic swearing at a turf truck was caught on video

“They’re f**ckin’ nearly flat, the c**ts”.

# tractor - Monday 7 September, 2015

Tractor -V- Water Cannon: EU to give farmers €500m after mass protest Full Throttle This post contains videos

Tractor -V- Water Cannon: EU to give farmers €500m after mass protest

Up to 6,000 farmers took part in the protest, claiming that their livelihoods are at risk by below-cost selling from retailers.

# tractor - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Teenage boy dies after Carlow farm accident

Two boys were taken to hospital in a serious condition and one has since passed.

# tractor - Sunday 26 July, 2015

Man dies after falling off tractor in County Kerry

The 57-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

# tractor - Monday 13 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge A Sligo bride arrived into her wedding venue on the back of a tractor Massy-y Ferguson

# tractor - Thursday 11 June, 2015

Man killed after tractor crashes into ditch

It happened near a village outside Fermoy shortly after midnight. The 25-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.

# tractor - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Boy (14) dies after car collides with tractor in Wexford

The driver of the car, a 36-year-old woman, was also injured.

# tractor - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

Dutch woman reaches the South Pole on a Massey Ferguson tractor

“The tractor for me symbolises that if you want to do something, maybe you will not be so fast but if you keep going and keep your sense of humour you will get there”.

# tractor - Friday 28 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge There's a campaign to pick this Westmeath lad in a tractor as the face of Gosh makeup Goshgirl2015

# tractor - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Souped-up tractor for sale in Sligo, not suitable for "dreamers or townies" Suckin Diesel

# tractor - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Teenager killed in Limerick when his quad bike collided with a tractor

The horrific crash occurred on the Oola to Doon road this afternoon.

# tractor - Friday 23 May, 2014

Man (20) dies after his motorcycle collides with tractor

The incident occurred at Tullaghanstown in Athboy this afternoon.

# tractor - Thursday 20 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Meet the unluckiest farmer in the world Unfortunate Events

Meet the unluckiest farmer in the world

He’s having a really bad day.

# tractor - Friday 27 December, 2013

81-year-old man dies in Tyrone tractor crash

The PSNI are appealing for witnesses to the crash, which saw a tractor leave the road.

# tractor - Friday 8 November, 2013

Man dies in Donegal tractor crash

The man, who was in his early 50s, was pronounced dead at the scene on the N15 at Ballintra.

# tractor - Friday 30 August, 2013

Parents' car burgled as they visited young son's grave two days after burial

Patrick and Frances Murphy were visiting the grave of their 14-year-old son Micheál ‘Haulie’ Murphy in Glanworth, Co Cork.

# tractor - Sunday 25 August, 2013

Elderly man critically injured in crash involving tractor and car

The man in his 70s was taken to hospital after the crash on Saturday afternoon in Omagh.

# tractor - Saturday 24 August, 2013

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Today everyone’s talking about a shooting in Dublin and the use of chemical weapons in Syria.

14-year-old killed in fall from tractor

The boy was a passenger in the tractor and sustained serious head injuries when he fell yesterday evening.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day.

# tractor - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

22-year-old man dies in tractor crash

A post mortem is to be carried out on the man at Sligo General Hospital this morning.

# tractor - Friday 15 February, 2013

PSNI appeal for information following trailer theft in Armagh

It is understood the owner is offering a monetary reward for information that leads to the recovery of his machinery.

# tractor - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Kerry farmer raises over €20,000 for cancer research grants

Kevin Curran raised the money by driving his vintage tractor Betsy across America’s Route 66 in memory of his wife.

# tractor - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge What happens when you put a Volvo engine in a tractor? Sweeeede This post contains videos

What happens when you put a Volvo engine in a tractor?

Somebody in Sweden has done it, and made a video…

# tractor - Monday 22 October, 2012

Man killed in tractor collision in Co Cavan

The man was fatally injured yesterday evening when his tractor left the road and overturned.

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