NEWS
Nuffield conference: 'There is no threat larger than farmers themselves'
Labour on dairy farms was a key topic at the Nuffield conference in Dublin on Friday.
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New veggie ‘steak’ hits Tesco Ireland shelves
A new plant-based ‘steak’ appeared on the shelves in Tesco Ireland this week.
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SPONSORED
Meet the National Champion in the PR€VENTION FOR PROFIT competition
Eamon Sheehan is farming 70 hectares near Cuffesgrange in Co Kilkenny. The new entrant to dairy is a Nuffield Scholar and an avid sport horse fan. Eamon milked 150 cows this year.
DAIRY
Dairy must demonstrate environmental credentials – Creed
Speaking at the opening of the European Dairy Conference in Dublin, Minister for Agriculture Michael Creed said the dairy industry faced a series of challenges.
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Dairygold fourth co-op to hold October milk price
Five co-ops have now announced their October milk price and all bar Aurivo have held their price.
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Meet the National Champion in the PR€VENTION FOR PROFIT competition
Eamon Sheehan is farming 70 hectares near Cuffesgrange in Co Kilkenny. The new entrant to dairy is a Nuffield Scholar and an avid sport horse fan. Eamon milked 150 cows this year.
Meet the Ulster champion in the PR€VENTION FOR PROFIT competition
Stephen Gibson is the sixth generation of Gibson’s to farm near Hillsborough in Co Down. Stephen was a beef and sheep farmer up to 2012, before taking the plunge to get into dairy farming.
Meet the Munster champion in the PR€VENTION FOR PROFIT competition
In 1994, Sean Cronin took over what was then an outside block attached to the family’s dairy farm at Mallow, in Co Cork.
IFA Branch AGMs- Make your Voice Heard
Our branch AGMs begin this week and will take place in 947 locations around the country. It has never been more important to give feedback on what matters to you, so we encourage you to come along.
MACHINERY
Machinery show returns to Cavan in January
The Q8 Oils Spring Farm Machinery Show will return to the Cavan Equestrian Centre on January 30 and 31 from noon to 10pm daily.
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Round-up: Case IH tractor lands top title and new FTMTA president
The Case IH Maxxum 145 Multicontroller tractor has been awarded the title of Tractor of the Year 2019.
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