NEWS
May calls for 'calm heads' on Irish border
The British Prime Minister has said that a Brexit deal was close, as long as agreement could be found on the duration of the so-called backstop agreement to avoid a hard border in Ireland.
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No dairy intervention floor in 2019
EU member states have agreed to keep intervention rules unchanged for skimmed milk powder next year.
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DAIRY
Dairy management: grazing and feeding brassica crops
With a dry week in store many farmers that have planted fodder crops are considering starting to graze or cut them. Aidan Brennan looks at the options.
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No dairy intervention floor in 2019
EU member states have agreed to keep intervention rules unchanged for skimmed milk powder next year.
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IFA October Open Farmer Meetings
This October IFA will run a series of Open Farmer Meetings across the country in partnership with FBD and AIB.
Calculating the Towing Capacity of a Vehicle
What is towing capacity? The Towing Capacity (or towable mass) is the maximum weight that a vehicle can tow according to the manufacturer’s specifications.
Cattle need to be worm free at housing
By using Dectomax, you are ensuring that your herd is delivering the most for you.
MACHINERY
Case IH Maxxum 150 CVX makes its debut
The recently-launched Case IH Maxxum 150 CVX made its public debut, showcasing a compact design with a high power to weight ratio
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Budget 2019: no increase in carbon tax on diesel
Farmers will escape an increase in the carbon tax applicable to fossil fuels, including agri diesel, for another year.
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