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Junior tractor run in Meath
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Toy tractors are to parade around the Fair Green from 2pm on Sunday.
31 May 2023 Dealer
The dangers of mixing hurling and hay
Men were never great at multi-tasking, as The Dealer's recent exploits in the hay meadow confirms.
31 May 2023 Dealer
Roan, roan, gone
"Breed a Roan", the Irish Shorthorn Society's new breeding initiative becomes fully subscribed within days.
No TAMS for 1hp tack
Kerry TD Michael Healy Ray quizzed Minister McConalogue on why there is an “absence of grant aid for farmers with the traditional working horse” in TAMS III in last week's parliamentary questions.
31 May 2023 Dealer
Forestry debacle rumbles on
The ash dieback compensation saga and controversy around Coillte's partnerships are eroding farmer confidence in forestry.
31 May 2023 Dealer
Government review sticks the boot into Bord Bia's carbon footprint
Tiptoeing through the issues around food production's carbon footprint will be one of the challenges of the coming decade, as a Government report questions Bord Bia funding and ANC payments.
24 May 2023 Dealer
Back to the forestry future in Avondale
All six of them climbed the viewing tower at Avondale and even three of them took the slide – the longest in Ireland – led a 92-year-old.
24 May 2023 Dealer
Farming heritage goes on sale in Kilkenny
Kilree Estate was the family home of Michael Gibbons, one of the leading farm leaders from the 1950s to the 1980s.
24 May 2023 Dealer
Stanley is a Kerrygold all-star
The Italian-American actor and writer Stanley Tucci is a committed consumer of Irish butter and a lover of Kerrygold.
24 May 2023 Dealer
Short shrift for short-haul French flights
The French government has clamped down hard on domestic air travel .
24 May 2023 Dealer
Ahern retires from Tirlán board role
The Waterford farmer retires after serving on both the Glanbia and Tirlán boards
24 May 2023 Dealer
No Rushe for the IFA presidency
The deputy president of the IFA will not be running this time, but time is on his side. It's increasingly looking like it will be Stapleton v Gorman to succeed Tim Cullinan right now.
17 May 2023 Dealer