National Ploughing Championships

The 2017 edition of the "National Ploughing Championships" was held again in Screggan, just outside Tullamore, Co. Offaly, Ireland from 19th to 21stSeptember and was a huge success.Europe’s largest outdoor event achieved once again an all-time record attendance in spite of torrential rain and flooding on the second day. Cumulative total number of visitors for the three-day event came to a figure approaching 300,000, the highest ever to attend the show. Crowds tallied a striking 112,500 on the opening day alone, while 87,000 people still braved the wind and rain to attend the following day of the ploughing.

Icobit Italia, hosted by local distributor Pat Doyle, exhibited for the second year in a row and enjoyed a phenomenal number of interested active and potential customers. Those were cordially welcomed and shown the various waterproofing options available in the Icobit range: a remarkably topical matter in light of the weather experienced on day two…