France secures transfer of CAP entitlements between lease holders
The French government has said farmers could transfer existing leases with their references and entitlements attached, allowing many start-up farmers to draw higher payments than previously thought.
Weekly weather: dry with some scattered showers
There will be some good dry spells this week, but plenty of scattered showers are forecast too.
Changes to tax rules to affect farmers
Farmers and other employers are being warned by Revenue and by their accountants to be ready for new PAYE rules which start in just 10 weeks.
This week in photos: potato harvesting and Kilcullen Mart
Our top photos from the last week include sowing in Co Laois and dosing in Co Kildare.