Bean growers receive 40% protein payment bonus
Growers of protein crops in 2018 recently received their support payment, which was 40% higher than the target rate due a lower area sown.
From the tramlines: busy spring period about to commence
This week we visit Andrew Bergin, Mark McCurdy and James O’Reilly . All growers made good progress on early spring work but a very busy period is about to commence.
New chipping potato project aims to tackle €120m imports
The new pilot project aims to address the key challenges growers face with producing fresh, chipping potato varieties, writes Stephen Robb.
From the tramlines: spring ground work at a standstill
This week we talk to Ronan Snow from Dublin, David Moody from Donegal and Rob Coleman from Cork who have all been ground to a halt by the weather. Stephen Robb reports.