Livestock
DAIRY
IFA dairy chair calls for increased milk prices
Glanbia has moved its price and Tom Phelan said other co-ops must follow suit.
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SHEEP
Ewe lamb management – a little feeding now goes a long way
Keeping ewe lambs on an upward trajectory in mid-pregnancy will deliver big benefits in having a ewe that lambs down in good condition and is under less pressure to apportion nutrients to growth.
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Sheep farmer welcomes surprise quintuplet lambs
Alison owns a flock of pedigree Jacobs sheep, while her son Sam owns a flock of Dorsett sheep and her husband owns a flock of pedigree Belclares.
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PEDIGREE
Limousin Red Ladies tops at 20,000gns
The annual Red Ladies show and sale took place in Carlisle on Friday, with trade peaking at 20,000gns.
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Glanbia’s Black Friday offers – live now on GlanbiaConnect and in store
Glanbia is having its biggest-ever Black Friday sale and is offering farmers nationwide an opportunity to stock up, save big and support local, with genuine value across thousands of products.
New Holland T5 range - three champions, one team
The T5 range has been designed to be the ultimate all-rounder for today’s modern mixed farms, whether it is doing loader work, working with mounted implements or travelling down the road.
Cultivate loans - 'no stress involved in it whatsoever'
Cultivate loans from the credit union is one option for farmers who wish to develop their farms.
Refresh your drying off technique for optimum results
Research has clearly demonstrated the link between infection during the dry cow period and subsequent clinical mastitis and elevated somatic cell counts (SCC) in early lactation.