Dairy
NEWS
Dairygold holds August milk price
Dairygold is the latest co-op to announce its August milk price and the general trend has been an unchanged price on July.
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Dairylink: updating fodder budgets in Co Antrim
Fodder budgets are being recalculated and updated on programme farms. Peter McCann reports.
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Grass +: growth higher than normal
Average grass growth rate remains higher than normal, writes Aidan Brennan.
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Fodder deficit declines as growth picks up
The Irish Farmers Journal specialists report from the fields where farmers are doing different things to grow more fodder.
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Vet's corner: is your scraper system causing white line disease?
This week' Jim Kelleher looks at the possible obstructions in your winter housing area that can cause lameness in dairy cows.
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MARKETS
Intervention stocks almost halved after latest SMP tender
The European Commission sold almost 9,000t of skim milk powder from intervention in its sale this week.
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Your guide to the 2018 National Ploughing Championships
From September 18-20, Screggan, Tullamore will transform for the 87th annual National Ploughing Championships. Here’s everything you need to know & what you just can’t miss if you’re heading to Offaly
Hit the Ploughing Championships with Marty Mone at the Bayer Marquee
Meet country and western singer Marty Mone at the Bayer marquee this September
Visit the IFA at the National Ploughing Championships 2018
BLOCK 2, ROW 12, STAND 262 The IFA offers a range of information, advice and registration opportunities for members over the course of the Ploughing Championships.