Editorial: where are the farmers to lead our industry’s future?
The discussion around succession has largely been limited to inside the farm gate but the wider interests of our sector need leadership too.
Beef farmers need immediate support if they are to survive
There is a point at which a crisis moves beyond merely issuing statements and holding meetings to lament the problem, writes Justin McCarthy.
The right mix key to unlocking benefits of reseeding
It is encouraging to see Teagasc research continue to push the boundaries of what can be achieved. The research is pointing to tetraploid varieties having superior grazing efficiency.
Producer organisations need to be radical if they are to be relevant
We can’t keep doing the same thing year after year with suckler beef and expect a different result, writes Justin McCarthy.