NEWS
Win a tractor for a tenner in charity raffle
Farmers and machinery enthusiasts have until September to buy raffle tickets to be in with a chance of winning a tractor.
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Agri jobs: welder and dairy farm operatives required
We take a look at the latest jobs available in the agri-sector. This week, there is a selection of jobs available for dairy farm workers and a welder.
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SPONSORED
You wouldn’t let your lunch go off – so why risk your silage?
Just like putting the cling-film on the sandwiches, a heavy-duty silage cover helps stop the top layer of silage going off and cuts down on costly waste.
DAIRY
Greenfield Farm: grass cover falls below target
Lack of moisture is hampering growth rates in Kilkenny, writes Jack Kennedy.
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Fonterra issues profit warning and plans more asset sales
The world’s largest dairy exporter has slashed its profit outlook for 2019 due to drought in Australia and weak demand in Latin America.
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SPONSORED
Glanbia Co-op to pay €10.9m Trading Bonus to Members
Glanbia Co-operative Society (“Glanbia Co-op”) has confirmed that a total of €10.9 million will be paid to milk supplier Members of the Co-op this month as part of its 2018 Trading Bonus Scheme.
You wouldn’t let your lunch go off – so why risk your silage?
Just like putting the cling-film on the sandwiches, a heavy-duty silage cover helps stop the top layer of silage going off and cuts down on costly waste.
Glanbia and Breast Cancer Ireland want to turn the countryside pink
Silage season 2019 is underway and swathes of the lush green countryside are about to be splashed with vibrant pink as a major #PinkBales fundraising drive is unwrapped.
Ecosyl - the world’s most proven silage additive
Ecosyl silage additive is recognised by researchers worldwide as being backed by more independent trial evidence than any other silage additive.
The long-term solution for dock control
Where docks are a problem in silage swards, it pays to control them before the silage is cut. When it comes to your choice of herbicide, DoxstarPro is a highly effective product for controlling docks.
MACHINERY
Remote control Bobcats on the way
Bobcat has announced that it is launching a new remote control system for its compact loaders.
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