Home Farm: a first time grazing in January
The mild weather has encouraged what seems to be an epidemic of chickweed in patches in some of the fields.
Colm McCarthy: breaking eggs to make omelettes
Reflex populism has become the default position of election candidates in search of an issue.
Dempsey at Large: meat and milk – the need for the other side
The human health argument in favour of recommended intakes of meat and dairy products is the easiest and most compelling.
Home Farm: grass growth takes off
Grass growth has really taken off allowing us to cut down on the meal going to the bulls in the final fattening stage by bringing in some zero-grazed grass.