Drought hits beef and lamb prices
Prices have come under significant pressure in recent weeks with higher numbers of under finished stock creating marketing challenges.
AIB shed talks: 'a lot of guys bought their way out of trouble'
As part of the AIB shed talks at this year’s Ploughing championships, a discussion on fodder was held each day.
Listen: overheard at the Ploughing - Adam Woods speaks to Angus Woods
Beef editor Adam Woods speaks to IFA national livestock chair Angus Woods about the beef market outlook, the export trade and Government support needed for the suckler sector.
Watch: overheard at the Ploughing – reflections on the beef sector
Journal vet Tommy Heffernan gets the views of the Irish Farmers Journal beef specialists at the Ploughing.