It's been a good week for...Straw sellers, as rain leads to increased demand for straw.The weanling trade, as pecial weanling sales have seen strong farmer demand.Beef farmers, as the report into the Irish beef sector by economist Jim Power, is to be out in the "next number of weeks".Pig farmers, as pig farmers are on course to enjoy best profits in 40 years.Dairy farmers, as milk prices rise despite coronavirus warnings.
It's been a bad week for...Grant recipients, as farm payments could be cut by an average of €2,000 in the next CAP.Livestock farmers, as there will be no knackery collections next week. Calf exporters, as calf exports are still being hit by rough seas.Landowners, as the elevated February rainfall shows no sign of stopping.Farmers, as 4,000 farms experienced a TB breakdown in 2019.
All talk, no deal in Brussels
Weekend weather: widespread showers and wind
Hill sheep farmers prioritise generation renewal in next CAP reform