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Agricultural operating surplus up in 2014
The results of the December 2014 agricultural survey carried out by the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (DARD) shows that dairy cows numbers are at a record high in the north.
By Farmers Journal on 26 February 2015
What exactly are party beacons and new teeth? Hit the Diff singer Marty Mone has compiled a handy translation guide to his popular song for those who aren't in the know.
By Aisling Hussey on 26 February 2015
The trade over the last few days has seen a dip in prices of store bullocks and heifers, while weanling prices remain firm.
By Nathan Tuffy on 26 February 2015
Irish born Philip Feeney farms in a 50/50 equity partnership with Rob Bostock in Cheshire, milking 700 cows split 70/30 between spring and summer calving herds.
By Contributor on 26 February 2015
Irish sheepmeat could soon be following Irish beef into the United States. Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney confirmed that moves are under way to get access for Irish sheep meat and lamb.
By Patrick Donohoe on 26 February 2015
During an interview on Ireland Live at 10 yesterday, Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney said the abolition of dairy quotas will inevitably be accompanied by milk price volatility.
By Farmers Journal on 26 February 2015
Up to 6,000 farmers could benefit by up to €20 million under the "Scottish derogation" to be introduced in Ireland.
By Peter Young on 26 February 2015
The latest figures from the Central Statistics Office (CSO) show that employment in the Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing sector decreased by almost 10% at the end of 2014 compared to 2013.
By Farmers Journal on 26 February 2015
The Department of Agriculture has published guidelines regarding the new Farm Partnership register.
By Patrick Donohoe on 26 February 2015
The world’s largest dairy exporter Fonterra is holding their milk price at NZ $4.70/kg (21.5 c/l) despite the 26% increase in dairy commodities over the last three Global Dairy Trade auctions.
By John Boylan on 26 February 2015
Twelve major food chains in Russia will freeze prices on 20 "socially important" goods for two months.
By Farmers Journal on 26 February 2015
Declan O'Brien is stepping down from his role as head of the International Federation for Animal Health Europe.
By Peter Young on 26 February 2015
Minister Simon Coveney has been awarded the honour of a plane ticket to Italy for the government's St Patrick's Day celebrations on 17 March. The question is how much good can he do over there?
By The Dealer on 26 February 2015
The closing date for the Dairymaster Rural Innovation Awards, Thursday 12 March, is coming fast. The new competition to reward innovation in rural Ireland has a top prize of €15,000 in prizes.
By Peter Young on 26 February 2015
Boortmalt growers meeting to discuss latest price proposals.
By Pat O'Toole on 26 February 2015
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George O’Callaghan driving out the calves at the Castleisland Mart calf sale.Picture: Valerie O’Sullivan
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