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.
Have you missed out on any of the top stories today? Catch up with the top five stories from www.farmersjournal.ie today, 13 December 2017.
In the news today, 14 December 2017; fodder stock survey reveals a deeply worrying scenario, GLAS IT issues and sheep worrying.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has called on local authorities to target inspections to improve air quality and the management of waste tyres and food waste.
Earlier this year, three herds were removed from the ICBF's whole herd performance recording programme after questions were raised over the birth dates of calves.