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At 30 years of age, with six years experience in the business, Julian Hughes is disappointed to learn that he is ineligible for young farmer support in the next round of SFP.
By Julian Hughes on 29 September 2014
Farmers decisons and markets will have the biggest impact on how the CAP reforms impact Irish farmers in the next five years.
By Peter Young on 25 September 2014
Farmer writer Gerald Potterton wonders whether Irish machinery manufacturers should follow the German lead and devise advertising slogans as gaeilge.
By Gerald Potterton on 25 September 2014
This weeks legal query looks at what legal responsibilities a farmer has to consumers of bottled milk and soft cheese sold direct from his farm
By Aisling Meehan on 25 September 2014
With advancing technology the potential investments to reduce labour and improve accuracy will get better but profit must be primary goal.
By Jack Kennedy on 29 September 2014
In the latest part of our series on American agriculture, Patrick Donohoe looks at how two Irishmen have become leaders in the ethanol sector.
By Patrick Donohoe on 25 September 2014
One girl is dead and another is in a critical condition following a farm accident in Cork yesterday evening.
By Patrick Donohoe on 29 September 2014
Harold Kingston feels the effect of three solid days of attending the Ploughing.
By Harold Kingston on 26 September 2014
A 60 year old woman from Roscommon has become the 22nd person to lose their life on Irish farms this year.
By Patrick Donohoe on 26 September 2014
Tommy Moyles’ standout exhibit at the National Ploughing Championships was a display at the Bord Bia stand.
By Tommy Moyles on 26 September 2014
Here's is the Irish Farmers Journal twitter account summary of the 2014 National Ploughing Championships at Ratheniska in Co Laois.
By Pat O'Keeffe on 26 September 2014
A round-up fo results from all the ploughing classes at the National Ploughing Championsips including the results from the Junior and Senior Conventional Classes.
By Maura Fay on 26 September 2014
Did you have your picture taken in the photo booth of the Irish Farmers Journal at the Ploughing? Check it out here.
By Farmers Journal on 26 September 2014
Patrick Donohoe hotfoots it around the Ploughing Championships with Taoiseach Enda Kenny and captures some of the colour of the day.
By Patrick Donohoe on 26 September 2014
Easton and Otley College, which is a leading agricultural college in the UK, has released its very own music video.
By Maura Fay on 26 September 2014
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Gerard McDonagh, Cork, keeping a sharp eye on his work at the National Ploughing Championships 2014, Ratheniska, Stradbally, Co. Laois. Photo: Valerie O’Sullivan
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