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Getting farmers talking on climate change
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The EPA-funded project will involve the nationwide rollout of interviews, focus groups and surveys with key stakeholders.
22 May 2024 Dealer
Could the Dutch derogation plan rebound on Irish farmers?
As the new Dutch government says it will scrap cow cull plans, how will its opposition to climate action plan targets affect the temperature in Brussels?
22 May 2024 Dealer
Muir sets the record straight at Balmoral
Andrew Muir was appointed Minister for Agriculture in Northern Ireland in February 2024.
Lakeland happy deal with McDonald’s
I’m informed that Lakeland Dairies' chocolate, banana and strawberry milks will now be available in Happy Meals in McDonald's.
22 May 2024 Dealer
Farming factors in Limerick's mayoral race
There are no farmers in the hunt for the new powerful position in the midwest, but a few candidates have agri-sector links.
22 May 2024 Dealer
Teagasc ventures into Angus bull breeding
The Dealer sees that Teagasc is venturing into pedigree cattle breeding and has already sold a few pedigree Angus bulls to AI.
15 May 2024 Dealer
New at Tirlán co-op’s AGM
There were two new vice-chairs appointed and a re-appointment to the third vice-chair position.
15 May 2024 Dealer
A lifetime dedicated to helping students
The halls of the UCD School of Agriculture and Food Science building will miss a familiar face following the retirement of Iris Burke, director of the programme office.
15 May 2024 Dealer
Macra faces a defining year
Unsustainable losses in 2023 mean Macra must rebound financially, and quickly.
15 May 2024 Dealer
Gleeson staying put at Ag House
The Dealer has been informed that the secretary general at the Department of Agriculture is firmly staying put for the foreseeable.
9 May 2024 Dealer
Chair of new water group
Who will become the new chair of the Water Quality Working Group, The Dealer wonders this week.
8 May 2024 Dealer
Dealer divided on bailing on dates
The Dealer doesn’t know whether to be impressed with a new dating trend or appalled. Either way The Dealer recommend the back pages of Irish Country Living.
8 May 2024 Dealer