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Peter Varley joined the Farmers Journal in September 2012, contributing to the publication in the livestock, property and business sections. Peter holds an Honours Degree in Food and Agri Business Management from UCD and plans to undertake a masters in grassland production for beef herds. The title of his masters is “Identification of the maximum production potential of grassland to increase profitability on Irish beef farms on a national and regional basis".
Some farmers participating in GLAS should be aware of the upcoming deadlines for planting hedgerows and trees.
Cubicle shed, dairy parlour and handling unit were all put under one roof to reduce costs, writes Peter Varley.
Peter Varley outlines the main steps involved in making a TAMS II application under the new tillage scheme.
Peter Varley and Andy Doyle provide further clarity on the investment items covered in the new tillage capital investment scheme and their reference costs.