NEWS
Temperatures to drop to -4°C on Saturday night
Met Éireann has issued a status yellow low temperature/ice warning for all counties in the Republic of Ireland except for Donegal.
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Northern Ireland tops EU R3 heifer price
Modest increases in Irish beef prices has closed the gap on the EU average, while the North is among the best places to sell cattle in the EU.
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DAIRY
Dairy breeding: changes to calving difficulty on the way
Changes to how calving difficulty numbers are displayed and calculated are being made by the ICBF, writes Jack Kennedy.
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Over 20,000 calves to be DNA registered in 2020
Shane Murphy reports from one of the first seminars of the ICBF and Sheep Ireland genetics conference in Laois.
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SHEEP
Genomics ready for roll-out in sheep sector
Thierry Pabiou told delegates attending Friday’s ICBF and Sheep Ireland conference that genomics in sheep is working and a decision to include it in indices is now going for final validation.
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Colostrum Management “I don’t have time for scouring calves” says Wicklow farmer
Colostrum is the single most important nutrient for the newborn calf as it contains high levels of energy, growth promoters, vitamins and immunoglobulins.
Reduce labour next spring, vaccinate early this winter
Now is the time to plan to reduce the workload in the busy spring and introduce some laboursaving solutions to make life easier and more effective for both man and beast.
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Marshill Renewables is seeking farmers and land-owners to rent their land for the construction of wind turbines in the Republic of Ireland.
MACHINERY
Pöttinger Ireland opens new premises in Clonmel
Pöttinger Ireland, a subsidiary of Pöttinger Landtechnik GmbH, officially opened its new premises at Clonmel, Co Tipperary on Tuesday, 14 January. Peter Thomas Keaveney reports.
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LAMMA 2020: automatic fire suppression kit
Last week, the UK’s largest farm machinery and agricultural show, LAMMA, took place for the second time in its new venue at the NEC in Birmingham.
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