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Wednesday
Farming Weather
Medium rain showers
16°C
11°C
6am - 6pm: 1.20mm
6pm - 6am: 1.40mm


Thursday
Farming Weather
Medium rain showers
18°C
13°C
6am - 6pm: 1.40mm
6pm - 6am: 0.10mm


Friday
Farming Weather
Drizzle
18°C
13°C
6am - 6pm: 0.70mm
6pm - 6am: 0.20mm


Saturday
Farming Weather
Sun with light cloud
18°C
11°C
6am - 6pm: 0.10mm
6pm - 6am: 0.00mm


Close Weather
Coveney and IFA meet on beef crisis
Maurice Fitzgerald from Kerry talks about his Limousin cross suckler herd and his many other jobs.
By Farmers Journal on 27 August 2014
Aurivo Co-op Farm Programme Manager Roberta McDonald highlights the key messages from the recent drainage walks in Mayo and Donegal
By Jack Kennedy on 21 August 2014
Ciarán Lenehan* from Meath debates whether or not to keep a cow that has given 13 calves in 13 years.
By Contributor on 26 August 2014
One of the main objectives on the BETTER Farm programme are to increase to amount of grazed grass into the animals life time diet to reduce production costs and optimise animal performance from graze
By Darren Carty on 21 August 2014
FBD, insuring over 90,000 Irish farmers, blames severe weather and increased frequency of car insurance claims for the sharp decline in profits.
By Eoin Lowry on 26 August 2014
There are still obstacles to be removed if we are all to have a better future - the conclusions of the shared passion better future series
By Peter Young on 21 August 2014
You probably know that cows have four stomachs but do you know how these stomachs work together to help a cow digest food? William Considine explains.
By William Considine on 27 August 2014
Some weeks ago I showed how the 16ft the walls around this grain store were built. This week I return to see the finished shed.
By Paul Mooney on 21 August 2014
“Irish Artisan food has a major role to play in the future of food in Ireland but producers need to co-operate to overcome the major hurdles they face”.
By Peter Young on 25 August 2014
Report from the Irish Grassland Association sheep farm walk on the farm of Anthony McShane in Carlingford, Co Louth.
By Darren Carty on 21 August 2014
Dairy product prices in Europe have fallen sharply in the past two weeks, with much of the weakness linked to the Russian ban on imports from Europe.
By Farmers Journal on 25 August 2014
With two production cycles complete on the dairy calf to beef programme at Johnstown Castle, we look at the performance to date, as well as the opportunities and challenges it has created.
By Alan Kelly on 21 August 2014
Julian Hughes says some vegetable growers willing to supply for very low margins are at the risk of going bust.
By Julian Hughes on 25 August 2014
This week's query relates to tax saving tips to minimise tax payable on the back of strong milk prices this year.
By Aisling Meehan on 21 August 2014
Padraig Shevlin analyses the vision for Ireland’s agri-food sector “Food Harvest 2020” and discusses how it is failing beef farmers.
By Padraig Shevlin on 25 August 2014
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Mike Quirke, a dairy and beef farmer, Milltown, Co. Kerry, moving his weanling beef stock of angus, hereford and friesian heifers to get them ready for sale. Photo:Valerie O’Sullivan
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