€1m for turning farmers’ rushes into biochar
An east Clare-based project has received €1m in departmental and European funding to turn scrub-like rushes on farmlands into a biomass product, known as biochar. Carol Byrne reports.
Beef and dairy bosses demand Brexit action from Creed
Imposing tariffs on exports would "cripple trade", meat and dairy factory representatives have warned.
EU 'stands ready' to support farmers - Hogan
European Commissioner for Agriculture Phil Hogan has assured farmers that Europe is planning for all possible outcomes from Brexit negotiations.
Lamb prices rocketing ahead
The trade for all types of lamb is strong currently boosting farmers' confidence in the sector.