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Vet's corner: The signs and treatment of redwater
Tuesday's Kantar WorldPanel figures reveal that Tesco still holds the most market share among supermarkets, but Lidl has posted the strongest sales growth for the second period in a row.
By Amy Nora Fitzgibbon on 04 August 2015
Jack Kennedy speaks to two dairy farmers in New Zealand to gauge the mood of farmers out there given the continued poor dairy markets.
By Jack Kennedy on 30 July 2015
Baileys Ice Princess was the interbreed champion in a hotly contested competition in front of a packed ringside. Maeve Regan reports.
By Contributor on 04 August 2015
William Considine has opened up an old farm path and is amazed by how it has changed his outlook.
By William Considine on 04 August 2015
The importance of continuous thinnings to benefit the final crop and provide regular income stream.
By Donal Magner on 30 July 2015
Shares in the US meat processor fall by almost 10% as the group cuts its full-year earnings guidance due to challenging beef market.
By Lorcan Allen on 04 August 2015
Recent heavy rainfall is hampering grazing and along with a delay in getting silage harvested is creating grazing difficulties for many farmers.
By Darren Carty on 30 July 2015
Heavy showers and mucky conditions did not take from a fine display of livestock in Grange, Co Sligo. Maeve Regan reports.
By Contributor on 04 August 2015
Large crowds gathered around the ringside to see the All-Ireland Pedigree Interbreed Suckler Heifer Championship held at the Claremorris Show. Maeve Regan reports.
By Contributor on 04 August 2015
With the modest gains in non-EU export sales under pressure this year, opening new markets is essential to accommodate the extra beef coming into the system from dairy herd expansion.
By Phelim O'Neill on 01 August 2015
Hard work, a positive attitude and determination to succeed should ensure Hillsborough farmer Noel Hooke makes a success of his dairy calf to beef enterprise. David Wright reports.
By David Wright on 30 July 2015
In the second part of our series on cost of production in Irish farming, Thia Hennessy and Brian Moran of Teagasc’s National Farm Survey (NFS) examine the performance of the cattle sector in 2014.
By Contributor on 30 July 2015
Edward Dudley reports from the annual Nenagh Show where traditional breeds were to the fore.
By Contributor on 04 August 2015
A new study by Purdue University in Lafayette, Indiana has found a new essential taste: fat. This is in addition to the five that have already been discovered - sweet, sour, salty, bitter and umami.
By John Boylan on 04 August 2015
After ten years of crossbreeding with Norwegian Red, Eamonn Fagan is in a good position to review his past breeding decisions.
By Aidan Brennan on 30 July 2015

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All smiles, as the sun comes out at the end of a very productive day at Bonniconlon are Niamh Oliver, Swinford, Co Mayo, Maeve Regan, Crossboyne, Claremorris and Gerry Lenehan,  Rathlee, Easkey, Co. Sligo.
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