Livestock
DAIRY
Dairy markets: Dairygold boss calls for EU support
Key figures Ireland’s dairy industryare calling on the European Commission to use the full range of dairy market supports at its disposal.
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SHEEP
Beef and sheep price update: factory prices lose further ground
Beef prices have fallen by 10c/kg, while hogget prices continue on their sharp downward trend following prices reducing by a further 20c/kg to 30c/kg since the end of last week.
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Tullamore Farm: coping through coronavirus without student help
Adam Woods checks in with Shaun Diver about what the likely impact of losing the farm’s student help next week
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PEDIGREE
ICBF online stock bull finder sees record hits
The ICBF stock bull finder has over 2,000 bulls currently profiled. With pedigree sales postponed, it has become an important place for farmers to look for stock bulls.
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Choosing the right solar PV system is critical to maximising energy generation.
Farmers more than anyone know the importance that the quality of products can have on the longevity and quality of a machine or other purchase.
Welcome to the National Dairy Council
At the NDC, we put our members’ and stakeholders’ needs first. Due to the global pandemic that is Covid-19, NDC staff are working remotely. Our work continues to promote the voice of Irish dairy.
Monaghan-based round baling specialists
Tom Tierney and his nephew Niall Boylan provide a specialised round baling contractor service in the north Monaghan region.
Preparing your teaser bull to secure €21,000 profitability
Achieving a good heat detection rate is crucial to the profitability of your farm.