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
While the sale today was reasonably steady, demand from farmers and feeders continues to be strong, with some farmers sourcing grass cattle earlier.
By Nathan Tuffy on 19 February 2017
Farmers interested in planting should be aware of sites that will and will not receive afforestation grant approval.
By Donal Magner on 16 February 2017
Bord Bia will soon launch a toolkit geared towards helping companies cope with the challenge of Britain’s departure from the European Union.
By Amy Nora Fitzgibbon on 19 February 2017
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
“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
The increase in Angus and Hereford calf registrations has been down to bonus schemes operated by processors in Northern Ireland.
By Peter McCann on 18 February 2017
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By Patrick Donohoe on 17 February 2017
"I couldn’t believe how the ringworm began to clear after we used the vaccine," said Offaly beef producer Kieran Dooley, who experienced a severe case of ringworm infection in bulls last year.
By Advertisers' Announcements on 11 January 2017
Embryo transfer calves in the Belgian Blue breed accounted for 39% of the 2015 calf crop, but made up less than 7% of any other breed’s calf crop.
By Peter McCann on 17 February 2017
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