Weather forecast

Met Éireann is forecasting good sunshine across much of the country early on. Showers will develop in the west and will gradually extend eastwards by early afternoon, with further heavy and thundery downpours at times. Highest temperatures are forecast of 14°C to 17°C in light breezes.

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Glanbia Co-op shareholders approve the Glanbia Ireland joint venture, European Commission’s 10-year glyphosate renewal plan, Aryzta’s new chief executive, dealing with yellow rust in winter wheat and farmer loses 13 sheep to dog attacks.

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