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ICMSA welcomes ECJ decision that only real dairy foods can be...

The President of ICMSA has welcomed yesterday’s decision by the European Court of Justice ruling that effectively only genuine dairy-derived food products can be...

Stuck in a bucket

Thanks to Moss Fitzgerald for this picture of lambs feeding in the Galtee Mountains.

Seven reasons why farmers should resist factory pressure on cattle prices

IFA President Joe Healy said there is no market basis for pressure on cattle prices at this time. He said the move by the...

Moorepark ’17 is fast approaching

#Moorepark17 is fast approaching! Check out the short promo video to see what will be happening on 4th July at #Teagasc, Fermoy, Co Cork.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

New specimen Succession Agreement from Teagasc for Succession Farm Partnerships

Succession Farm Partnerships are a new addition to the suite of Collaborative Farming Options available to Irish farmers from 2017 onwards. A Succession Farm Partnership...

Many TAMS farmers still unpaid ‘approaching despair’ say ICMSA

Commenting on the ongoing delays in relation to TAMS payments where, in many cases, minor procedural problems have resulted in farmers still not being paid,...

Inadequate supply of skilled workforce ‘biggest challenge to dairy industry’

An inadequate supply of a trained and skilled workforce to meet additional labour needs of an expanding national dairy herd is the biggest challenge facing...

Dairygold to host free farm safety information day at Mallow Racecourse

In light of the continuing high level of farm accidents and fatalities in the farming sector, Dairygold and Teagasc are organising an event on...

Protection of areas & increased funding must be government priority in...

Addressing a briefing for Oireachtas members in Dublin last week, IFA President Joe Healy set out key priorities for the ongoing review of Areas...

27th European Grassland Federation meeting for Teagasc in 2018

The 27th European Grassland Federation 2018 general meeting will be hosted in Cork from June 17th to 21st next year. Michael Creed TD, Minister for Agriculture Food...

IFA President says ANC funding must be increased in review

Speaking at an IFA Munster regional meeting in Cork Marts, Corrin, Fermoy last Friday, President Joe Healy said that the areas currently designated as...

Informative talk on cattle lameness

Livestock and cattle in particular are prone to a range of ailments - one the most common being cattle lameness. Left untreated, lameness will...

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