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Job Opportunity Service Engineer


We have the following Service department vacancy at Johnston Tractors 🔧 Skilled Service Engineer – Agricultural Tractors Job Type: Full-time (with Overtime opportunity), Permanent, Start date ASAP Job Location: On-site and Workshop based at Carlisle branch. An opportunity to join an enthusiastic team servicing and repairing the prestigious tractor brands Fendt and Valtra has arisen at Johnston Tractors […]

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JOHNSTON’s get CROSS due to forthcoming regulations on manure spreading

JOHNSTON TRACTORS are teaming up with CROSS Agricultural Engineering from Ireland… to provide customers with a full range of Muck and Slurry machinery designed specifically for compliance with regulations coming into force over the next few years.   Designed and built in County Kildare Ireland, CROSS equipment is made to the highest standards using quality […]

Johnston Tractors – People Stories: Richard Morton, Fendt Product Specialist

At Johnston Tractors it’s the people that make our business, they play a valuable role, so we thought you’d like to get to know a little more about them and what they do. Meet Richard Morton – the Fendt Family man Working across Carlisle, Dumfries and Penrith branches… Richard Morton joined the team in December […]


  *PRESS RELEASE*  UPDATES TO IMPROVE BALER PERFORMANCE AND BALE QUALITY Technological updates announced by KUHN Farm Machinery in relation to its forage and straw baling equipment are all designed to improve control of product quality and/or operational efficiency. Humidity sensor to help achieve optimum dry matter KUHN’s VB variable chamber balers and VBP BalePack […]


We would like to assure customers that as an essential supplier to the agricultural industry, the food supply chain, all our branches will remain open with normal opening hours (8am to 5pm Monday to Firday, 8am to 12noon Saturday). To ensure customer and staff safety we have measures in place to keep everyone safe and […]

Johnston Tractors Appointed Fendt Dealer

We are excited to announce that Johnston Tractors Limited will add the Fendt franchise to the Valtra franchise already held at our Carlisle, Penrith and Dumfries branches. In early 2021, we will become the new dealer for Fendt across our existing Valtra territory in Cumbria – and we will be extending our territory for both […]

Johnston appointed Kuhn dealer for northern England and southern Scotland

KUHN Farm Machinery has appointed Johnston Tractors as a dealer for northern England and southern Scotland. The appointment, which is effective from 10 October 2019, will see all three of Johnston Tractors’ depots at Carlisle, Dumfries and Appleby become official stockists and service support dealers of KUHN’s full range of agricultural machinery.   Founded in […]

Johnston Tractors Used Equipment Yard on Carlisle’s Rosehill Industrial Estate

Johnston Tractors have expanded our Carlisle branch into a second yard at the top of Rosehill Industrial Estate (former H&H Motor Auction site), setup to display our extensive range of quality used tractors and equipment from all makes.   Feel free to visit the new yard (directions and location below) to browse what we have in stock […]