Met Éireann has issued a status yellow weather warning with up to 50mm (2in) of rain expected on Wednesday.Ireland has been named the most food-secure country in the world, according to the sixth annual Global Food Security Index compiled by the Economist Intelligence Unit.Time is fast running out for harvesting in Donegal as wet weather continues to put pressure on farmers. In the first seven months of 2017, Irish milk production was up 7.4% on the corresponding period last year, the latest figures from the European Milk Market Observatory (MMO) show.Big news for broadband in Ireland as the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment confirmed that two broadband providers have submitted their proposals in an attempt to win the National Broadband Plan tender and one major player pulls out ahead of the deadline on Tuesday.
Photo of the day
Courtesy of the Irish Farmers Journal picture desk here is our photo of the day:
Gorse Farm in the foothills of Mount Leinster in Bunclody, Co Wexford, was started in April 2016 by Janet Power and Jenny Watkins, organic vegetable growers who both studied at The Organic College, Limerick. Ramona Farrelly