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Grazing guide part five: spreading nitrogen fertilizer
Today's trade at Balla was steady for good quality cattle. Plainer light types continue to be an easier trade.
By Nathan Tuffy on 13 February 2016
A sheep genomics program and a strategy to increase agri-food exports to €19bn feature in Fine Gael's rural manifesto.
By Odile Evans on 13 February 2016
Lambing season is never perfect. Every year presents a new challenge, writes Ronan Delany.
By on 13 February 2016
With grass so valuable on beef farms, it is worth keeping some essential grassland management rules in mind for the crucial spring season.
By Farmers Journal on 13 February 2016
Last week’s Irish Cattle and Sheep Association (ICSA) Sheep Seminar in Ballybofey, Co. Donegal saw a strong crowd attend. The first speaker on the night was Dr Tim Keady, Teagasc.
By Nathan Tuffy on 13 February 2016
With a UK vote on EU membership only a few months away, impact on agriculture is being considered in industry circles.
By Phelim O'Neill on 13 February 2016
With the opening of new farmland in countries like Uganda, farmers there can now feed the local population – if they get the help we receive from Teagasc and Bord Bia, writes GOAL’s CEO Barry Andrews.
By Contributor on 13 February 2016
The carcase weights issue reached Carrick-on-Shannon on Friday night with a meeting of the Midlands and West Charolais Club.
By Patrick Donohoe on 13 February 2016
Fine Gael face a battle to retain two seats in Waterford, wit Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin poised to gain.
By Pat O'Toole on 13 February 2016
Representatives from the dairy industry in Northern Ireland met on Thursday to discuss the on-going financial crisis in the dairy industry
By David Wright on 12 February 2016
After one week of hustings in the Irish Farmers Association (IFA) elections, the Irish Farmers Journal gauged the mood of the presidential candidates.
By Patrick Donohoe on 13 February 2016
The Dealer notes with interest that farmers seem to be turning to JobBridge to source hired labour.
By The Dealer on 11 February 2016
University College Dublin has investigated reports that 200 students, mostly in agricultural science, posted and rated photos of naked women online, and said the allegations were "not upheld".
By Thomas Hubert on 13 February 2016
The safety of cyclists was the basis of the local authority's refusal to install 'vital' cattle grids on commonage land in the Dublin hills.
By Áine Hennessy on 12 February 2016
IFA national returning officer Jer Bergin has announced that no candidate has been validly nominated for the position of Connacht regional chairman.
By Thomas Hubert on 13 February 2016

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