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Patrick Donohoe
Patrick Donohoe

News editor

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Patrick is news editor of the Irish Farmers Journal having joined in May 2013. He previously worked in the public relations sector for over six years. Patrick worked as a contributor with the Irish Examiner farming supplement covering a broad range of agricultural issues. A member of the Guild of Agricultural Journalists of Ireland, Patrick runs a suckler farm in Longford.

Total milk collections for March in New Zealand have shot ahead of last year’s level.
By Patrick Donohoe on 27 April 2017
Patrick Donohoe discusses the impact of Brexit for New Zealand with its primary industries minister .
By Patrick Donohoe on 27 April 2017
Ireland needs to take a more targeted approach to funding the organic sector, the IOFGA has stated.
By Patrick Donohoe on 25 April 2017
Despite the global market remaining fragile, New Zealand's agriculture minister is remaining upbeat on milk prices.
By Patrick Donohoe on 20 April 2017
A weakening of dairy markets will lead to a softening of milk prices, but LacPatrick’s chief executive Gabriel D’Arcy is not predicting a price collapse.
By Patrick Donohoe on 19 April 2017
To make 90% of New Zealand’s water bodies swimmable, New Zealand’s farmers are going to be busy with the sledgehammer and straining posts.
By Patrick Donohoe on 16 April 2017
After a damp start, Good Friday will be a dry and bright day for most of the country according to Met Éireann.
By Patrick Donohoe on 15 April 2017
There is no immediate end to the dry and settled weather according to Met Éireann.
By Patrick Donohoe on 12 April 2017
Farmers are once again facing an increase to their BVD samples thanks to An Post.
By Patrick Donohoe on 13 April 2017
Have you missed out on any of the top stories today? Catch up with the top five stories from today, Wednesday 12 April.
By Patrick Donohoe on 12 April 2017
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