NEWS
‘Mad money’ being spent on TB - Minister McConalogue
The Minister acknowledged the huge issue around TB at the ICMSA AGM.
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€40m BEEP-S payments to hit suckler farmers’ accounts
The full €40m allocation for the BEEP-S scheme has been drawn down by farmers, with payments commencing on Thursday.
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DAIRY
Ration price hike on way for most farmers
Ration prices are up by €10/t, with a trade war threatening further hikes in feed ingredient prices.
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Dairy markets: can a rising oil price boost dairy markets?
The recent rise in the oil price has coincided with improved returns for dairy commodities, particularly milk powders.
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SPONSORED
Simple, straightforward and stress-free calf rearing with JFC Agri
We spoke to dairy farmer Deirdre Barrett about her 400-calf enterprise and the positive results that she has seen since installing a JFC Agri Evolution S4 automatic calf feeder.
Simple, straightforward and stress-free calf rearing with JFC Agri
We spoke to dairy farmer Deirdre Barrett about her 400-calf enterprise and the positive results that she has seen since installing a JFC Agri Evolution S4 automatic calf feeder.
BreastCheck – an appointment not to be missed
BreastCheck units are up and running across the country after closure due to COVID-19 restrictions.
CalfChat poll shows calf rearers adopting simpler time-saving feeding methods
Calf rearers using milk replacer are being reminded to base their feeding calculations on the number of grammes of the product fed to calves rather than the volume of mixed milk.
Euronit – Tegral, for the next generation
Since 1936 Tegral has been at the heart of agriculture and farms in Ireland, proud to be the farmer’s choice. They are now ready for the next generation, and proud to introduce their new name Euronit.
Down to Agribusiness podcast: Brexit deadline and IFA finances
In this week’s Down to Agribusiness podcast, Lorcan Allen and Phelim O’Neill discuss the state of play on the last-minute Brexit talks and analyse the IFA’s finances over the last five years.
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MACHINERY
Joskin installs new 47t galvanising tank
Earlier in August, Joskin replaced its original zinc tank at its galvanising plant in Trzcianka, Poland, after 10 years of service. Gary Abbott reports.
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TILLAGE
Ration price hike on way for most farmers
Ration prices are up by €10/t, with a trade war threatening further hikes in feed ingredient prices.
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