Establish points of difference to add value
New regulations were in focus at the recent ITLUS conference where greening issues, hedges and new machinery legislation provided a backdrop for Liam Woulfe's vision of the future of tillage.
Malting to expand via direct merchant contracts
The area sown for malting barley in the north east could increase three-fold this year.
Deadline for €220/t beans contract with Quinns extended to this Friday
The 2019 contract offer of €220/t for beans was announced at Quinns tillage conference which was held last week.
From medicinal cannabis to Irish whiskey – the alternatives for tillage
From growing medicinal cannabis to using Irish grain in Irish whiskey, a range of options for improving the prospects of tillage farmers were discussed at a recent conference.