Agricultural Contracting & Plant Hire

Agricultural Contracting

T Swaine & Sons started out in 1965 as agricultural contractors specializing in wagon silage under the guidance of Thomas Swaine. In the 1970’s the contracting expanded from wagon silage to include baling using a Krone baler -KR 180, the first round baler of its kind with a totally enclosed¬†baling chamber and endless slat-and-chain elevators.

Agricultural work took a back seat in 1995 for 14 years before being rejuvenated in 2009. Todays Fleet include:

  • 2170 Massey square baler
  • Welger 235 round baler
  • Lely 245 round baler
  • Abbey 2500 gallon tanker low emissions dribble bar system
  • Abbey 3000 gallon tanker low emissions trailing shoe system
  • Kverneland 4042 trailed mower
  • Lely 320 front mower
  • Bunning 10.5 compact rear discharge dung spreader
  • Red Rock Super Flow Slurry Pump
  • McConnell 6070 Hedgecutter
  • McHale 991 LB engine mounted wrapper

Plant Hire

There are numerous types of machinery available for plant hire. These include:

  • Mini Digger
  • 13 tonne Track Machine
  • 8 tonne Track machine
  • Tractor and Dump Trailer
  • Wheel Digger
  • Roller
  • Hydrovac
  • Tractor and Hedge Cutter
  • Tractor and Stone Cart