Drivers urged to be cautious of farm machinery during silage season

Motorists are being urged to look out for extra tractors and farm machinery on the roads.

The appeal by the Road Safety Authority and the Irish Farmers Association comes in the middle of the silage cutting season.

Farmers are also urged not to carry a passenger on their tractors unless they are equipped to carry one.

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