Farming 3,000ha of crops in Braila: ITLUS tour
In our last report from the Romanian ITLUS tour, we visit KC Agro, a farm business covering over 3,000ha, as well as Alex Stefan, a vet using Irish Suffolk rams to cross with native breeds.
Harvest 18: rain halts harvest progress in areas
While the harvest has been completed in many areas, a sizeable amount of spring barley crops remain to harvest. The majority of malting crops have now been harvested.
From the tramlines: harvest moving well but rain returns in places
As the harvest progresses, this week we revisit growers from Carlow, Tipperary and Donegal.
Secondary growth challenging potato crops
Examining potato crops over the past week has shown that sprouting and secondary growth are a real issue up and down the country but the extent of its consequences remain uncertain.