Home Farm: a slurry dilemma
We now need a dry, calm day to apply the glyphosate to the mass of vegetation that has built up on the land I have earmarked for the beans – the only spring crop on the place.
UK's political torment continues
The most damaging element in the descent into crisis has been the insistence, contrary to all expert advice, that Brexit was going to be simple.
Sucklers still have a place in NI farming
A well run suckler system is able to generate a positive margin before direct payments.
Taking the egg out of the omelette is proving difficult – if not impossible
Irish farmers may have to pay more to get into a market that would be worth less – tariffs would drive up the cost of business.