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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.

My ploughing week: Jer Coakley, Clonakilty, Co Cork
Jer Coakley is a suckler and tillage farmer from Co Cork. He's also a champion plougher. He spoke to Patrick Donohoe about his ploughing week.
By Patrick Donohoe on 20 September 2017
Dairy co-ops have all increased milk price by between 1c/l and 1.5c/l for milk supplied in August.
By Patrick Donohoe on 21 September 2017
Farmers will receive 70% instead of 50% of their BPS payment next month, according to European Commissioner for Agriculture Phil Hogan.
By Patrick Donohoe on 21 September 2017
The 2017 National Ploughing Championships allowed farmers a chance to catch up.
By Patrick Donohoe on 21 September 2017
Both the beef and dairy calving intervals have crept up in the past year according to new figures.
By Patrick Donohoe on 21 September 2017
Farmers and rural communities have been heavily affected by suicide, while agriculture is almost the most dangerous job in Ireland.
By Patrick Donohoe on 21 September 2017
LacPatrick increases August milk price
The board of LacPatrick has decided to increase the price for milk supplied by farmers in August.
By Patrick Donohoe on 19 September 2017
People in rural Ireland are still at risk of being robbed, according to a new Irish Farmers Journal / Red C poll.
By Patrick Donohoe on 21 September 2017
A survey of 1,000 farmers has found that Brexit is seen as the biggest threat to their business.
By Patrick Donohoe on 21 September 2017
Weekly weather: starting off well, turning unsettled for the Ploughing
According to Met Éireann, this week will start off dry and bright but will turn wet and unsettled on Wednesday.
By Patrick Donohoe on 17 September 2017
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