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.
There can be coexistence between beef and dairy farming
With the challenges to farming from the outside, beef and dairy farmers have to realise they have more in common than divides them.
Dempsey at Large: Irish and world-class industry
I have been surprised at the reaction I have had following last week's piece on the use of imported maize in the newly buoyant Irish whiskey industry.
Home Farm: dense, heavy cover of grass
In the main, grazing conditions during daylight hours have been good and the young bulls have come in willingly each evening for half their normal winter rations.