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Impact of Brexit on NI still to be decided
David Wright Northern Editor
How much trade friction there might be on goods moving into or out of NI will depend on decisions taken by the UK government.
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NEWS
110km/h gusts forecast for Donegal
Met Éireann predicts that winds could be stronger around the coasts of the northern county.
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Funding for research in brewing and distilling welcomed by drinks industry
Drinks Ireland welcomed new Government funding to the tune of €850,000 for research in brewing and distilling.
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SPONSORED
Glanbia’s Black Friday offers – live now on GlanbiaConnect and in store
Glanbia is having its biggest-ever Black Friday sale and is offering farmers nationwide an opportunity to stock up, save big and support local, with genuine value across thousands of products.
DAIRY
Daniels works his magic in grassland competition
The winner of the Grassland Farmer of the Year competition for 2019 was announced at an awards ceremony in Cork on Friday.
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IFA dairy chair calls for increased milk prices
Glanbia has moved its price and Tom Phelan said other co-ops must follow suit.
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The long-term solution for dock control
Where docks are a problem in silage swards, it pays to control them before the silage is cut. When it comes to your choice of herbicide, DoxstarPro is a highly effective product for controlling docks.
Glanbia’s Black Friday offers – live now on GlanbiaConnect and in store
Glanbia is having its biggest-ever Black Friday sale and is offering farmers nationwide an opportunity to stock up, save big and support local, with genuine value across thousands of products.
New Holland T5 range - three champions, one team
The T5 range has been designed to be the ultimate all-rounder for today’s modern mixed farms, whether it is doing loader work, working with mounted implements or travelling down the road.
Cultivate loans - 'no stress involved in it whatsoever'
Cultivate loans from the credit union is one option for farmers who wish to develop their farms.
Refresh your drying off technique for optimum results
Research has clearly demonstrated the link between infection during the dry cow period and subsequent clinical mastitis and elevated somatic cell counts (SCC) in early lactation.
MACHINERY
Watch: Thyregods standing the test of time
Gary Abbott caught up with tillage contractor Brian Tallon while he was harvesting fodder beet near Clogherhead. Brian and his son Andrew specialise in root crop harvesting.
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TILLAGE
Protein Aid Scheme payments have commenced
The scheme was introduced as a part of the reformed CAP package as a coupled support.
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Grain markets: December WASDE report fails to inspire
Decembers USDA World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates failed to provide a boost this week as most of the big projections were left unchanged from Novembers report.
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