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New fact book highlights achievements of dairy industry in creating sustainable...

The actions of Ireland’s 18,000 dairy farmers to improve sustainability, reduce climate emissions and protect rural biodiversity are highlighted in a new fact book...

Gerard O’Dwyer re-elected to Dairygold board

Dairygold is pleased to announce the re-appointment of Gerard O’Dwyer to its Board of Directors, after a General Committee Board election, held on 18th...

2020 sheep and goat census

Annual sheep and goat census forms have issued to over 47,000 sheep and goat keepers registered with the Department of Agriculture, Food and the...

Competition driving lamb trade – Dennehy

IFA National Sheep chairman Sean Dennehy says strong market demand and tight supplies of finished lamb are driving the trade, with prices up a further...

Moorepark investment highlighted in Teagasc annual report

Speaking following the release of the Teagasc Annual Report and Accounts for 2019, chairman of the Teagasc Authority, Liam Herlihy said that the highlights...

Mart operations during Level 5 restrictive measures

On October 19, An Taoiseach Micheál Martin TD announced that Level 5 restrictive measures will apply as of midnight, Wednesday, October 21.

Mitchelstown man’s app a game changer for dairy farmers

At the moment, there's money in milk. Dairy herds are increasing, so is investment as farmers seek to position themselves to meet ever expanding markets. 

Irish farming is ‘Rearing To Go’

Irish Farming Is Rearing To Go is a new Irish farming charity calendar released as the final event of Agricultural Mental Health Week.

Precision mineral dosing system for dry feed launched

A specially designed system for spraying precisely measured amounts of essential liquid minerals for animal health into diet feeder wagons on farm has been...

IFA calls for people to support their local mart

The Irish Farmers Association are calling on farmers to sell their livestock at their local mart. A promotion was held at the Fermoy Mart, Corrin...

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