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Irish Horse
Show jumping: Dargan scoops ‘Journal’ prize again
Contributor
Some of the country's best amateur riders battled it out for the Farmers Journal Show Jumping Championship title.
28 September 2022 News
Comment: Should you consider having your horse put down?
Rising feed prices will mean some horse owners face tough decisions this winter, says Mark Costello.
28 September 2022 Racing & P-2-P
Community key as over 90,000 attend Listowel
The Harvest Festival saw an increase in total attendance from 2019.
Scarteen Puppy Show
A fine September day out for all at the Scarteen Puppy Show.
21 September 2022 News
Big opportunity for the Curragh to reconnect with locals
The Curragh has largely struggled to attract big attendances since its redevelopment but this weekend could be a different story.
21 September 2022 Racing & P-2-P
Money, money, money
Helen Sharp notes a theme over the week and it's big prices, big wins and big asks .
21 September 2022 News
Moate Show shines
Susan Finnerty visits the Moate Agricultural Show and meets the All Ireland filly foal champion
14 September 2022 Breeding
Quinn’s Princess continues remarkable story
Tipperary native John Quinn came home to win the Group 1 Flying Five Stakes with a rags to riches mare who continues to thrive at the highest level.
14 September 2022 Racing & P-2-P
Who is qualified to advise breeders on TAMS?
Now that the Common Agricultural Policy 2023-2027 has been approved by the European Union, who will inform equine farmers on what's required to receive funding
14 September 2022 Breeding
We are the Champions
It’s time to celebrate with family and friends as the Longines Irish Champions Weekend kicks off on Saturday.
7 September 2022 Racing & P-2-P
Christa Dillon: living the dream
Helen Sharp gets a giggle with Christa Dillon, equestrian, writer and voice of harassed horsewomen everywhere.
7 September 2022 Eventing
Irish Breeders Classic
Helen Sharp reflects on one of the richest young horse championships in the world and shares a vital support service for equestrians following tragedy at the weekend.
7 September 2022 Show jumping