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NEW Samco CarryAll releasing for Spring 2015

The Samco CarryAll has been specifically designed to meet the high output requirements of modern agricultural work in short season times frame. The unit has a 3 point hitch on the rear that simply connects to an existing Samco maize drill and allows the CarryAll unit to carry film, herbicide, spare parts and liquid […]

December 24th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Maize cultivation: A family firm with global ambitions

Fantastic article in the Irish Indeendant Farming section click on link to read the article.

http://www.independent.ie/business/farming/maize-cultivation-a-family-firm-with-global-ambitions-30751812.html

November 24th, 2014|Uncategorized|

The sun shone brightly in Adare today for Minister Simon Coveney’s visit to Samco

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The sun shone brightly in Adare today for Minister Simon Coveney’s visit to Samco

Mr. Coveney spoke with great clarity about his time spent in the European Parliament as Poland became members of the EU in 2004 . He congratulated Samco on their achievements to date and expressed his interest in the Samco System […]

November 14th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Open Day Samco / Shines Agri September 2014

Open Day 30th Sept 2014

Open Day

There was huge interest at the SHINES AGRI /SAMCO “ Maize Open Day” in Adare on Tuesday 30th.

The sun shone brightly as the crowd of 250 farmers gathered at the Samco Trial site in Adare to hear Gordon Shine speak on “The benefits of Growing Maize”.

Andy Stainthorpe Business Manager […]

November 14th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Samco set to expand their market to Inner Mongolia

Machinery company Samco, based in Adare Co. Limerick, has secured a purchase agreement with two companies based in Inner Mongolia, Northern China for their SAMCO maize planting machine and bio-degradable mulch film.
The announcement was made during this week’s trade mission to China led by Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney. Samco […]

November 14th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Limerick companies named in Ernst and Young Top 24 countdown

Limerick companies named in Ernst and Young Top 24 countdown. BOSSES at an Adare firm are celebrating this week after reaching the final of a prestigious business competition.The primary product of Samco, which employs 27 people is a special ‘all-in-one- machine which sews cornseed, and sprays herbicide and film over soiled areas.Now the innovation […]

September 10th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Last year, 85 per cent of maize in Ireland was grown using the Samco system. What vision prompted you to start-up your business? During the late 1980s I had one of the largest silage contracting businesses in Munster.

Last year, 85 per cent of maize in Ireland was grown using the Samco system. What vision prompted you to start-up your business? During the late 1980s I had one of the largest silage contracting businesses in Munster.

I became very aware that preserving grass silage was becoming a huge issue for Irish farmers so […]

September 10th, 2014|Uncategorized|

ADARE company Samco won the top prize at the Limerick Chamber Business Awards, held in the Strand Hotel on Friday night.

And there was also a special award for the Shannon Airport group chairperson Rose Hynes, in recognition of the work she has done in reviving the base.More than 400 business leaders from across the region attended the Business Awards, where a total of nine awards were given out. Samco Agricultural Manufacturing has created a […]

September 10th, 2014|Uncategorized|