Sign in to your account
Forgot / Reset Password? Click here
Not registered with Farmers Journal? Register now to read 5 Member articles for FREE

To redeem your unique loyalty code from the print edition click HERE
Just one final step...
You must confirm your email address by clicking on the link we’ve sent to your email address.
You are only one short step away from reading...
Register below to read FIVE Member articles
for free per month.
Or to redeem your unique loyalty code
from the print edition click HERE
Only takes a second!
Already registered with Farmers Journal? Sign in
By registering an account you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Management information for beef cattle from the Irish Farmers Journal

All the latest beef and cattle farming news from the Irish Farmers Journal. Keep up to date with all farming and production news developments in the beef and cattle farming sector.
The deadline is looming for farmers to complete key actions required for the Beef Data and Genomics Programme (BDGP).
By William Conlon on 19 October 2017
Beef editor Adam Woods takes a look at listeria infections, housing space for young bulls and replacement heifer targets in this week's beef management notes.
By Adam Woods on 19 October 2017
Teagasc held its annual beef conference in Tullamore last Tuesday. Adam Woods went along to see what was being talked about.
By Adam Woods on 19 October 2017
Tips for livestock safety as hurricane Ophelia approaches
With Ophelia confirmed to hit Ireland's shores on Monday morning, we turn to Texas for advice on keeping livestock safe in a severe storm.
By Thomas Hubert on 15 October 2017
Whilst 2016 is going to be another challenging year for both the pig and dairy sectors, Barry Hyland, AIB Agri Advisor spoke to Gary Pepper, pig farmer and Noel O’Toole, dairy farmer to find out more.
Adam Woods gives an update on what has been happening on Tullamore Farm this week.
By Adam Woods on 12 October 2017
Adam Woods takes a look at the annual Teagasc beef budgets and what prices are needed for finished animals in the next 12 months.
By Adam Woods on 16 October 2017
Beef editor Adam Woods takes a look at upcoming BDGP deadlines, closing up paddocks and winter feed issues.
By Adam Woods on 12 October 2017
With breeding about to start for many autumn-calving herds, we outline five tips to improve heat detection.
By Kieran Mailey on 06 October 2017
With autumn herds now calving, Adam Woods offers management advice on how to de-horn calves.
By Adam Woods on 06 October 2017
What do you need to consider before buying in weanlings? Adam Woods offers advice
By Adam Woods on 06 October 2017
Where cattle have been housed due to poor grazing conditions, some farmers report heavy covers of grass have been building. We take a look at some options to utilising this grass.
By Kieran Mailey on 01 October 2017
Adam Woods looks at the importance of doing a fodder budget, given the weather conditions over the last six weeks.
By Adam Woods on 28 September 2017
Get full unlimited access to our content. Subscribe to the Irish Farmers Journal
Unlimited access to Irish Farmers Journal via your computer, mobile device, tablet or newspaper delivered to your door.
Already a subscriber? Sign in