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Dairy farming news

The Irish Farmers Journal provides expert and dedicated coverage of dairy farming news. Browse this page to keep informed on Irish dairy farming along with international dairy farming news.
The Irish Grassland Association (IGA) summer dairy farm walk took place on Tuesday with expansion the main theme. Bryan Hynes reports.
By Farmers Journal on 27 July 2017
While tax bills on farmers' patronage shares await an appeal, another potential liability arising from Kerry's 2013 share conversion has faded away.
By Thomas Hubert on 27 July 2017
IGA Tour: farmers should focus on maximising the efficiency of their existing holding before leasing more land.
By Justin McCarthy on 27 July 2017
There was a strong focus on breeding and fertility at the LIC monitor farm walk on Joe Kirwan’s farm in Tipperary. Aidan Brennan reports.
By Aidan Brennan on 27 July 2017
Conail Keown speaks to some of the Dairylink farmers about their expansion plans.
By Contributor on 27 July 2017
Sun early in the week and rain mid-week is helping grass growth.
By Aidan Brennan on 26 July 2017
Aidan Brennan looks at the factors to be considered before leasing land, fertiliser use in the autumn and says more focus should be placed on improving protein percentages.
By Aidan Brennan on 27 July 2017
Nutritional problems, infectious diseases and mineral imbalances all cause problems with fertility, but nothing will match an infertile bull for devastation of productivity.
By Contributor on 27 July 2017
Two project farmers in Co Cavan have described grazing conditions recently as ideal, and both are ahead of last year, writes Conaill Keown.
By Contributor on 20 July 2017
China reported double-digit growth in import volumes for all dairy commodities last month.
By Thomas Hubert on 25 July 2017
Aidan Brennan says that next month's milk cheque can be kept high by putting a strong emphasis on protein.
By Aidan Brennan on 24 July 2017
Cheap feed grain prices are allowing US dairy farmers to expand production for little added cost.
By Lorcan Allen on 24 July 2017
New Plastic water storage Tanks 900lts to 10'000 lts. Pottable & general water s...
New Plastic water storage Tanks 900lts to 10'000 lts. Pottable & general water s...

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