Videos from the Irish Farmers Journal

Watch: muck, sun and fun at day two of the Ploughing
Barry Murphy
Day two of the Ploughing saw clear skies and dry conditions for the most part, with nearly 72,000 in attendance.
Watch: Reesink launches Dutch Kaweco slurry tanker range in Ireland
6 September 2023 Farm machinery
Watch: Reesink launches Dutch Kaweco slurry tanker range in Ireland
Reesink is introducing the Dutch-built Kaweco range of high-end slurry equipment to the Irish market.
Listen: Farm Tech Talk - The Livestock Show
4 August 2023 News
Listen: Farm Tech Talk - The Livestock Show
With no signs of any improvement in the weather, we look at how farmers can make the best of a bad situation, plus the new suckler scheme and breeding sheep sales.
Well-built Austrian combi baler packs a punch
Peter Thomas Keaveney put the Austrian built Göweil G-1 K125 combination baler/wrapper through its paces last summer.
19 April 2023 Farm machinery
Watch: Valtra demonstrates new Q Series on Irish soil
Valtra took the wraps off its new Q Series (230hp to 305hp) in the 3rd quarter of 2022, completing its 5th generation of tractors. Peter Thomas Keaveney caught up with the first model on Irish soil.
12 April 2023 Farm machinery
Watch: grazing gets more difficult on Thrive demo farm
Declan Marren was on the Thrive demo farm this week, where grazing conditions have become a lot trickier since the wet weather returned last weekend.
18 March 2023 Grass & feeding
Power, style and ease of configuration as black beauty impresses
Over the summer of 2022, Peter Thomas Keaveney got behind the wheel of a top spec Claas Axion 850 Cmatic and put it through its paces at a range of applications.
8 March 2023 Farm machinery
Watch: weighing yearlings on the Thrive demo farm
With ground conditions improving and grass beginning to grow, the yearling cattle on the Thrive demo farm were weighed to assess their winter performance ahead of turnout.
18 February 2023 Grass & feeding
Watch: biodiversity scoring carried out on Tullamore Farm
The biodiversity scoring was carried out by Laura Hynes, ecologist with the BRIDE Project.
6 January 2023 Climate and environment
Watch: heavy duty Irish built Alstrong Auctus impresses
Peter Thomas Keaveney writes about his experience putting the Alstrong Auctus one pass reseeding unit through its paces in varying conditions during the summer.
23 November 2022 Farm machinery
Watch: Thrive bullocks average 310kg carcase at 20 months
This batch of 33 bullocks from the Thrive demo farm were drafted for slaughter three weeks ago based on the finish level.
19 November 2022 Breeding & health
Watch: what can we do to help soil health and structure?
In this video, Andy Doyle and Dermot Forristal talk about some things farmers can do to improve soil health and structure.
6 November 2022 News