Vintage Farm Tractor Calendar released

Vintage Farm Tractor Calendar released

A calendar featuring a special collection of Ireland's best known vintage tractors has been released this week to coincide with the National Ploughing Championships at New Ross, Co Wexford.

Features


Who's taking the car to France?

Who's taking the car to France?

Michael Sheridan shares his wisdom.

More » APMP 2015 Awards

APMP 2015 Awards

Nissan Qashqai wins the top prize from the APMP.

More »

The Irish Vintage Farm Tractor Calendar 2013 is the first calendar of its kind to celebrate vintage tractors in Ireland.

The calendar shows photographs of Allis Chalmers, David Brown, Ferguson, Ford, Fordson, Massey Ferguson, and Ursus vintage tractors - the dominant names in the huge vintage movement and weekend vintage rallies which have taken up the social life of thousands of families throughout rural areas.

Peter O’Connell of Peter O’Connell Media, Dublin, who developed the calendar concept in conjunction with Michael Freeman of Three Sisters Press, said: "Hundreds of thousands of farmers and enthusiasts are now obsessed with the rural equivalent of Fifty Shades of Grey, what is dubbed 'tractor porn'.

"They lust after the workings of old wrecks of machines that may be lying derelict in yards, ditches , out on fields or in scrapyards and they rescue them and spend their spare time restoring them to their former beauty."

The Irish Vintage Farm Tractor Calendar 2013 will be sold for €9.99.

For further information visit: www.irishvintagetractorcalendar.com.

RTÉ is not responsible for the content of external websites.


Reviews Archive

View all reviews by make and model


More from Life & Style

  • Win! Chance to win a €50 voucher for FARM!

    IN Food

    Win! Chance to win a €50 voucher for FARM!

  • RTÉ One launches a new property series, Home of the Year

    IN Homes

    RTÉ One launches a new property series, Home of the Year

  • Who's taking the car to France?

    IN Travel

    Who's taking the car to France?

  • Win! A full course of laser hair removal from Thérapie

    IN Fashion

    Win! A full course of laser hair removal from Thérapie


  • X
    Join

    Use your RTE ID to Join

    • Upload your style photos
    • Create and save recipes
    • Review and Comment
    • Have your say
    help Whats this?
    Don't have an RTE ID? register