Young farmers ‘too ambitious’
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I’m told Macra has been asked to go back to the drawing board on its land mobility service.
22 March 2023 Dealer
Innocent guilty of overestimating dairy-free market
Why did a dairy-free smoothie fail? As Paul Weller said, "the public gets what the public wants", it seems.
22 March 2023 Dealer
Batista in the Baptist role
Frantic efforts to get Brazil's beef exports to China restored in time for the presidential visit next week.
Closure for Angus clubs
The Dealer hears that the Irish Angus Cattle Society has cut off association with Irish Angus clubs around the country.
22 March 2023 Dealer
Where is the fodder and food committee?
The national fodder and food security committee has not met since last October when they discussed fertiliser supply concerns.
22 March 2023 Dealer
Three well regarded women join the Agri Aware board
Three formidable females have been appointed as directors on the board of Agri Aware.
22 March 2023 Dealer
Testing time ahead for form-fillers
An unprecedented amount of application forms must be filled over the next couple of months, and farmers have decisions to make now, starting with soil testing.
15 March 2023 Dealer
Cork dairy farmer rides two Cheltenham winners
UCD agricultural science graduate Michael O’Sullivan is very familiar with the winner's enclosure this week.
15 March 2023 Dealer
St Patrick - the patron saint of Ireland's sheep farmers
The country’s sheep farmers are more entitled to lay claim to the legacy of Patrick than the politicians who’ll toast him around the globe this weekend.
15 March 2023 News
New CEO appointed at malting company
The Malting Company of Ireland has appointed a new chief executive officer. He has plenty of experience.
15 March 2023 News
Ramsbottom hangs up the clusters
The Laois native is switching over to head up Teagasc’s Signpost advisory team, who are tasked with promoting climate-friendly farming.
15 March 2023 News
Fertiliser for €20 and this is not a drill!
I never thought I'd see the day where I'd be talking about fertiliser that's good value but here we are.
15 March 2023 News