Four Northern Ireland companies exhibited at Canada's Outdoor Farm Show (COFS19), the nation’s largest agricultural trade show.
COFS19 presented a one-stop shop for farmers to highlight new, innovative and technologically advanced products and services within the Agri-Tech sector.
Northern Ireland is recognised as a centre of excellence in the design, manufacture and supply of materials handling equipment suitable for a broad range of applications including quarrying, mining, construction and recycling.
Agriculture and farming is one of Northern Ireland’s biggest industries, delivering products and services internationally in the areas of machinery, animal health and nutrition, software and energy management.
Northern Ireland was delighted to have a stand showcasing four fantastic local companies at COFS19.
Blaney Agri Solutions
Blaney Agri Solutions, based in County Antrim, Northern Ireland, was established in 1993 with a focus on ATV equipment and, through continual design and development, offers over 140 attachments for quads as part of their well-established Quad-X brand. Quad-X attachments are compatible with UTVs as well as ATVs. Through the Blaney Tractor Division, the same unique technology and engineering skill has led to the advancement of various farm machines including those for weed control bedding, feeding, mowing, shredding and hedge-cutting.
Kingspan is a global leader of premium, fully compliant and environmentally friendly storage solutions for diesel, AdBlue and liquid fertiliser storage solutions for the agricultural industry as well as commercial, industrial and domestic markets. As established global market leaders, Kingspan’s diverse range of innovative energy storage solutions offers dispensing and management systems in capacities ranging from 200 - 25,000 litres.
Strickland is Europe's largest supplier of a wide range of couplers (the Slock Coupler), excavator buckets, grapples and pulverisers. The company can offer in-house design or a wide range of off-the-shelf products. With highly experienced and knowledgeable staff it can advise you on the right attachment for your application.
UPU Industries is a world leader in crop packaging and pallet netting. An independent privately-run business with family values, it has over 40 years’ experience in manufacturing silage net wrap and pallet netting. Around the globe, the company has gained a reputation for the production of high-quality products. As the only indigenous manufacturer of net wrap in Ireland and the UK and with product innovation at the forefront of the company, UPU Industries has developed its Farmer’s range of net wrap to deliver high-quality solutions for the requirements of its customers.