NEWS
Tractor run and BBQ raises €12,000 for charity
The FCI has raised a substantial sum of money for six charities from their annual tractor run and BBQ.
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EDITORIAL
Glanbia announces new equipment fund
The new Glanbia Ireland FundEquip scheme will cover the purchase of critical infrastructure on dairy farms.
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SPONSORED
Calculating the Towing Capacity of a Vehicle
What is towing capacity? The Towing Capacity (or towable mass) is the maximum weight that a vehicle can tow according to the manufacturer’s specifications.
Farmer Writes: stone walls and the pleurisy
Tim Gubbins manages an 8,000ac property in Western Victoria and sees differences between European and Australian farming practices.
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Farmer Writes: Roundup is a victim of circumstance
Gerald Potterton is concerned at the amount of pesticides which are under review and may be withdrawn.
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Calculating the Towing Capacity of a Vehicle
What is towing capacity? The Towing Capacity (or towable mass) is the maximum weight that a vehicle can tow according to the manufacturer’s specifications.
DEALER
The big Dealer: the future’s bright, the future’s ... eh ... German
Video promoting British farm policy after Brexit does not show the full picture, The Dealer discovers.
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Six innovations to improve farm safety
With farm safety becoming increasingly important, Eoin Lowry looks at some of the innovations that focus on safety at this year's Enterprise Ireland Innovation Arena.
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Calculating the Towing Capacity of a Vehicle
What is towing capacity? The Towing Capacity (or towable mass) is the maximum weight that a vehicle can tow according to the manufacturer’s specifications.
FORESTRY
Coillte sells wind farms and pays €8m dividend to the State
The state-owned forestry company has off-loaded its existing wind farms and posted record operating profit for 2017.
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First dry anaerobic digestor installed in Ireland
Fertiliser production is the focus of a new technology now trialled in Ireland by Alchemy Utilities.
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Ireland set to process over 100m chickens for the first time
The average Irish person eats 36kg of poultry a year making it the most popular meat in the country. This year, it looks likely over 100m birds will be processed for the first time.
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