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This lunchtime.

On Upper Merrion Street at the back of the Department of An Taoiseach.

Conor tweetz:

“Come into town for a meeting, they said. Be grand, they said…”

Meanwhile…

The tractors are reportedly setting off for Dublin Port before travelling to the M50 where they plan to hold a “slow protest”.

Earlier: I Love The Smell Of Slurry In The Morning

Before Ferruccio Lamborghini built supercars, he built tractors. Lamborghini Trattori still builds farm machinery emblazoned with the same raging bull emblem as their iconic roadster cousins.

Behold, then: the 2 cylinder 18bhp, 1960 DL20 2241R, part of the smaller scale Lamborghinetta range – Ferruccio’s personal favourite.

Yours for around €37,600.

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90315298Bill Healy Rae Cahill on a cheese tractor celebrating the upcoming launch of Lidl’s new range of Rathdaragh Irish cheese at the National Ploughing Championships in Laois.

Food artist Prudence Staite hand-sculpted a mid-century Massey Harris tractor using only Irish cheddar cheese.

Cheese.

Any possible excuse.

(Sasko Lazarov/Photocall Ireland)