The FTMTA-run Grass and Muck event is set to return to Gurteen College, near Birr Co. Offaly, at Ballingarry, Roscrea this summer.
The event will take place at the site on May 17th, 2018 and will run from 9am to 5pm. The organisation has spoken of their delight at making use of the excellent facilities on offer near Birr once more. The site has been used every year since the inaugural event back in 2018.
There are many different options when it comes to buying tickets for the event. They can be bought online or at the gate on the day.
Online - Special Early Bird Price €15.00, Group Rate (Min 10 Adults) €14.00 (Booking valid until Midnight 11th May 2018), Beat the Queue Price at €20.00 (Dedicated Lane for those who paid in advance and booking valid 12th May -16th May 6.00pm 2018)
Please Note: Online sales will close at 6.00pm Wednesday 16th May
At the Gate - Adult €20.00, Juvenile €15.00 (Strictly 12yrs - 16yrs and offer only available on the gate), Children under 12 are free of charge but must be accompanied by an Adult.
General admission is priced at €10.
The event in 2018 will follow the usual format, with ongoing demonstrations scheduled for throughout the day.
This will include Reseeding, grass, silage pitting, slurry and manure spreading.There will also be a bigger trade stand area than recent areas, with representatives from some of the biggest agricultural companies in the country.
These will include some of the top names like: Abbey Machinery, Agrispread, Agritech, Carbery Plastics, Case IH, Claas, Corrib Oil, Dairymaster, Farmhand, Fendt, FBD Insurance, FTMTA, Germinal Ireland, Grassmen, Hi-spec, John Deere, Kingspan, Kubota, Keltec engineering, Kuhn Centre Ireland, Kverneland Group Ireland, Manitech Loaders, Massey Ferguson, McHale, Nitrofert, Poettinger, Slurrykat, Tanco Autowrap, Volac Ireland, Zurich insurance and many, many more!
Why not take a trip to Grass and Muck 2018 on the Offaly/Tipperary border, it is just under two weeks away. If you would like any more information or want to purchase tickets online you can do so via the FTMTA website here.
Good news also, as ThatsFarming will be in attendance and bringing you every bit of the action via our Facebook, Twitter and Snapchat. Something to look forward to folks, the countdown is on!