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Beef
Camera at the Mart: full clearance for Cahir calf sale
Tommy Moyles
There was a 100% clearance rate, with exporters really active for calves at Cahir Mart for its calf sale on Friday evening last.
26 May 2024 News
Win 2t of Gouldings fertiliser for the best photo of silage 2024
The closing date for entries is 26 July and you can enter as many times as you like.
25 May 2024 News
Obsess about grass quality not peak milk - Teagasc
The biggest risk to milk production in mid-season is grass quality, head of dairy knowledge transfer at Teagasc Dr Joe Patton has said.
Methane vaccines possible in the future - Mitloehner
Professor Frank Mitloehner outlined this view at a Teagasc Signpost webinar.
25 May 2024 News
105 dairy farmers defy Bord Bia calf slaughter rules
There has been a 40% reduction in the number of calves slaughtered this year compared to 2023, with close to 19,000 culled so far this year.
22 May 2024 News
What’s happening in Irish beef markets?
Adam Woods takes a dive into Ireland’s beef markets and looks at where the current price pressure is coming from.
22 May 2024 Markets
In pictures: our favourite reader photos of the week
What have you been up to on your farm recently? Send us your photos on ifj.ie/yourphotos.
22 May 2024 News
Nature calls: taking a walk on the wild side
Ireland’s national Walks Scheme recently saw its biggest expansion to date; but valuing farmers’ contribution as custodians of the land has been key to its success, writes Maria Moynihan.
22 May 2024 Features
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
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
‘Farmers are an engine that need looked after’
Rural Support held an event on ABP's stand at Balmoral Show last week. Peter McCann reports
22 May 2024 Northern Ireland
Farming for Water potential to have ‘huge reach’
Lead on Farming for Water Mairead Whitty, said the EIP needs to draw on relationships with the project’s many partners.
22 May 2024 News