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Will more resources be lost before forestry management agency is operational?
Letters to the Editor
"On ‘Vexed Question of Forest Ownership’ by Donal Magner" - Dr Margaret Duff Garvey, environmental historian, Clara Beg North, Rathdrum, Co Wicklow.
8 March 2023 Letters
Letter about importance of diversity and inclusion
"Embracing ‘Diversity and Inclusion’ will help Irish food sector in war for talent" - AgDif Members
8 March 2023 Letters
Letter urging support of Co Tipperary Tractor Run for Trocaire
- Teresa Regan, Event co-ordinator and teacher, Presentation Secondary School, Co Tipperary
Letter highlighting unacceptable request from Department
"This is, quite frankly, an unacceptable request." - Judith Davoren, Caherconnell Farm, Carron, Co Clare.
8 March 2023 Letters
Letter on TAMS grant aid for LESS
"LESS still a big cost to farmers because of VAT and the removal of dribble bars." - Thomas Cooney, Stradone, Co Cavan.
1 March 2023 Letters
Letter to the Editor: NI arable report offers sensible solutions
Ian Duff, facilitator of report on sustainable arable production in NI.
1 March 2023 Northern Ireland
Letter on the lack of sheep scab training in Northern Ireland
"Severe shortage of training - action needed." - Name and address with the editor.
1 March 2023 Letters
Letter giving thanks to Irish farmers
"Housing, health and education should be the Government's priority." - Elizabeth and Walter Coote, Co Dublin.
1 March 2023 Letters
Letter to the Editor: Two tiered system to improve farm safety
Darragh and Muireann from Scoil Mhuire Fatima, Co Laois, wrote to IFJ Junior to highlight the risk of death associated with slurry on farms.
22 February 2023 Letters
Letter to the Editor: Saving at the credit union for his first tractor
IFJ Junior Letter to the Editor: Like a lot of machinery mad young people in rural Ireland, Samuel Heffernan's first word was 'tractor'.
22 February 2023 Letters
A farmer’s relief at the first latch-on
There’s no more painstaking a task than minding a calf that won’t suck for days on end, says the Dealer.
22 February 2023 Letters
Letter about the beef suckler cow scheme
"The scheme will only work if there is a fair compensation for farmers who have toiled for years in suckling." - Tom Moran, Clonbur, Co Galway.
22 February 2023 Letters