Watch: sand martins flock to Kildare farmer's specially built wall
Niamh Gunn
Beef and sheep farmer Dermot Doran created an innovative wall structure to boost the sand martin population on his farm.
24 April 2023 News
English farmer gets 12-month jail sentence for destroying protected river
A land owner in Herefordshire has been sentenced to 12 months in prison and ordered to pay £600,000 over the destruction of a river.
24 April 2023 News
Watch: hen party invades Carrigallen Mart
Last Saturday, a hen party made an unexpected appearance at Carrigallen Mart County Leitrim during the weekly heifer sale.
My Farming Week: Kenneth Power, Mountbellew, Co Galway
Originally a suckler farmer, Kenneth Power is now contract-rearing heifers, runs a calf to beef system and does AI in the busy breeding season.
29 March 2023 News
My Farming Week: Orla Hogan, Tuamgraney, Co Clare
Orla Hogan has devoted her life to the farm. From lambing ewes to feeding calves, it is a busy time of year for the Limerick native.
22 March 2023 News
Agri jobs: 850-cow New Zealand farm seeks assistant
We take a look at the latest jobs available in the agri sector. This week, there is a selection of jobs on offer, from dairy to beef in varied locations at home and abroad.
18 March 2023 News
New liming programme: farmer questions answered
The new liming scheme will pay farmers €16/t to offset the cost of buying and spreading lime.
17 March 2023 News
Weekend weather: chance of thunderstorms on St Patrick's Day
The weekend will bring unsettled weather conditions, with rain and heavy showers forecast.
17 March 2023 News
Irish roundwood timber supply to increase by two-thirds by 2035
Recent studies suggest a significant increase of 68% in roundwood by 2035.
16 March 2023 News
New BISS and SCEP clinics: when and where?
The Department will have staff members available nationwide to assist farmers with their applications for BISS and SCEP.
16 March 2023 News
Prolific ewe has sextuplets born two days apart
A Suffolk ewe has given birth to two sets of triplets two days apart in Co Donegal.
16 March 2023 News
Calls for Irish submissions on new EU Protein Strategy
Irish stakeholders are invited to make submissions to the new proposed EU Protein Strategy.
15 March 2023 News