Issue 5 - Autumn 2016

Issue 5 - Autumn 2016

Issue 5, we hear from D + B Hicks about their agricultural contracting business in Co. Fermanagh.

As John Deere celebrates 50 years in the UK and Ireland we have a John Deere special. We have a profile on the Johnston Gilpin & Co Ltd dealership, an interview with managing director Randal McConnell and a review of the Schuco scale model JD 6400.

As usual we have the magazine regulars, “Model Collector”, the popular “Driver Focus” and “Photo competition”. We visit Garrett Maguire’s amazing “Cullies Farm” layout in the model diorama feature.

Peter Gaffney visits Eamonn Murphy’s veg farm in North County Dublin to find out about this specialised farming sector. We visit John Gabbie & Sons, Comber to see how plants are grown in modules for the vegetable grower.

There is a treat in store for Massey Ferguson enthusiasts with a visit report on the MF factory in Beauvais, France as well as a special MF model builder’s article and a MF 5610 review.