Bandon mart this week saw some excellent forward stores on offer, writes Tommy Moyles.
By Tommy Moyles on 28 February 2017
Good morning. In the news today: dates for Macra hustings announced, an enormous dairy farm in the middle of the Saudi desert, more farm inspections and a bit more bite in the beef trade.
While prices haven’t changed significantly, there is more life in the trade in recent days, with more deals for steers being completed at a base of €3.80/kg.
By Darren Carty on 27 February 2017
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Co-Op Source members will be supporting farmers in their calf rearing systems on the back of having launched their new TopStart Calf Milk Replacer.
By Advertisers' Announcements on 30 January 2017
A man in his 20s has been arrested in connection with the murder of a 90-year-old man in Co Waterford at the weekend.
In a judgement delivered on Friday, the Supreme Court sent the case surrounding planning permission for a wind farm in Co Tipperary to the Court of Justice of the European Union.
By Thomas Hubert on 27 February 2017
The latest national Eurobarometer report for Ireland has found little public support for an Irexit.
Exhibiting at the recent Horecava food trade show, Bord Bia’s market office in Amsterdam used the opportunity to communicate the quality and taste attributes of Irish beef.
By Advertisers' Announcements on 25 January 2017
The closing date to declare intention to run is near and it is looking like it will be a two-person race.
Ciarán Lenehan introduces the seven steer beef-producing farmers in the new phase of BETTER farm.
By Ciarán Lenehan on 23 February 2017
“We were lucky to lose just the one calf. It could have been a disaster,” said Cork farmer Billy Nicholson when recalling the outbreak of scour in his last batch of calves, born in spring 2015.
By Advertisers' Announcements on 19 January 2017
Aidan Brennan advises on how best to assess grazing with plenty of rain forecast for the week ahead and doing the right thing for your farm.
By Aidan Brennan on 27 February 2017
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