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Crop information for tillage farming from the Irish Farmers Journal

The Irish Farmers Journal is dedicated to providing advice and management information to tillage farmers to enhance crop growth and harvests.
The addition of Planet spring barley and Kelly spring oats bring benefits to their recommended lists over and above their yield ratings.
By Andy Doyle on 12 January 2017
The arrival of fracking provided a lifeline to urban and rural communities, and farmers, across the Baaken region of North Dakota.
By Andy Doyle on 29 December 2016
Low prices, greening compliance, nitrates controls, imported grain and policy indifference are among the issues that challenge the tillage sector, writes Andy Doyle.
By Andy Doyle on 22 December 2016
In recognition of a lifetime of successful potato breeding, Harry Kehoe was recently conferred with an honorary doctorate in UCD.
By Andy Doyle on 29 December 2016
The fact that some growers consistently achieve higher yields and returns points to the necessity to ensure that the simple basics of good farm management are followed.
By Andy Doyle on 15 December 2016
With figures for the 2016 harvest output just released, David Shortall reports on the harvest outcome from different parts of that huge landmass
By Andy Doyle on 15 December 2016
From leaf size to the risk of pigeon grazing, tillage editor Andy Doyle surveys a crop of oil seed rape at the start of the winter.
By Andy Doyle on 09 December 2016
Tillage editor Andy Doyle finds evidence of slug damage in a winter barley field, and has spraying advice for early weeds.
By Andy Doyle on 09 December 2016
With winter wheat establishing around the country, tillage editor Andy Doyle takes to the field to check on the crops.
By Andy Doyle on 09 December 2016
Rye grain was a listed ingredient for Jameson Whiskey back in the late 1800s and it may be about to come back onto the ingredients list again.
By Andy Doyle on 07 December 2016
The Chambers family in south Kildare took home the 2016 Malting Barley Excellence Award.
By Andy Doyle on 08 December 2016
Denis Dunne has been working as an intern at Rosenbohm Farms in Missouri and in this article he reports on his experiences of the harvest there in 2016.
By Andy Doyle on 08 December 2016
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