Amy Forde has been appointed as a News Correspondent with the Irish Farmers Journal. Amy previously worked as a journalist at Agriland for two years, where she covered a range of news topics. She has an Arts degree from NUI Galway as well as an MA in Journalism and Media Communications from Griffith College Dublin. Hailing from Co Galway, she is interested in all things sport and plays camogie with Good Counsel GAA club in Dublin.
Met Éireann issued another rainfall warning on Thursday night for a number of counties as Storm Brian brings heavy rain and strong winds.
Department of Agriculture cannot make GLAS payments to farmers who don't meet the requirements of the scheme by not submitting a Nutrient Management Plan, Minister Andrew Doyle has said.
Figures from the Department of Agriculture show that the number of non-farmers enrolled in forestry planting schemes is on the increase.
The European Commissioner for Transport, Violeta Bulc, addressed the Houses of the Oireachtas in terms of Brexit and what it means for transport links.
Met Éireann has issued a status orange weather warning for seven counties for Saturday, while a yellow rainfall warning is also in place.
The trial of a Donegal man charged in relation to the theft of livestock from a Kilbeggan farm in 2015 began at Mullingar Circuit Court on Wednesday.
By Amy Forde on 18 October 2017
The US president's Doonbeg golf course survived ex-Hurricane Ophelia with the help of a wall of straw bales.
By Amy Forde on 17 October 2017