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Farming News from North Cork, South Tipperary, East Limerick and West Waterford.

Hurley family receive Top Grassland Farmers award

The winners of the Grassland Farmer of the Year 2020 competition were presented with their awards by the Minister for Agriculture, Food...

Local farmers’ groups meet minister

Delegations from both the IFA and ICMSA were at Corrin Event Centre (Corrin Livestock Mart) last Friday to meet Minister for Agriculture,...

Corrin Mart Report

Cattle numbers are always expected at this time of the year and these numbers were realised at Corrin mart this week.

Busy week as Moorepark hosts 3 successful open days

Where there was one, now there's three. That's part of the story behind this year's open day(s) at Teagasc Moorepark. After several...

3 open days planned for Teagasc Moorepark

Following the easing of Covid-19 restrictions, it has been possible to organise 3 consecutive open days at the Teagasc Moorepark facility in...

Vintage silage harvesting in Mitchelstown

A fan of the old ways is Mitchelstown dairy farmer, Kevin O'Brien from Gurrane - situated a short distance outside the town...

New plan launched to improve farm safety and save lives

The launch of a new Farm Safety Action Plan this week aims to reduce the level of fatalities, serious injuries and ill...

Machinery auction at Cork Marts

A machinery auction will take place this Friday evening at 5.30pm at Corrin Events Centre. All bidding can be done through...

‘Do It Yourself’ water testing on River Bride

By John Arnold The ancient spreading trees by the side of the River Bride near historic Aghern bridge afforded welcome shade for a group of...

Bord Bia encouraging people to just ‘add one more’

To mark the UN International Year of Fruit and Vegetables 2021 and the launch of its ‘Best in Season’ campaign, Bord Bia is encouraging...

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