Rural TDs boycott Ploughing over cash restrictions
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Mattie McGrath and Michael Fitzmaurice have criticised the National Ploughing Association’s move to online ticket sales.
20 September 2023 Dealer
McConalogue keeps his budget cards close
Farming organisations have demanded the sun, moon and stars. But Minister McConalogue is holding his cards close.
20 September 2023 Dealer
Memorial tractor run on this weekend
Money raised at the event will go to the Ballinamuck/Drumlish defibrillator scheme.
Eight things we learned at the Ploughing
Here are some takeways from the Ploughing; one of which we already knew, if the truth were told.
20 September 2023 Dealer
All for one and one for nature
Farmers and environmentalists appear to be on the same page, with both seeking fresh funding for nature restoration.
20 September 2023 Dealer
Some tasty titles for the ACRES apple trees
The list of native apple tree varieties that qualify for the ACRES action to plant a traditional orchard includes some real beauties.
20 September 2023 Dealer
Sheedy whips up the faithful for Stapleton
Former Tipperary hurling manager Liam Sheedy was one of the keynote speakers at the launch of Martin Stapleton's campaign for the IFA presidency.
20 September 2023 Dealer
Talking about protests becomes protests about talking
The IFA effectively told Charlie McConalogue to "go in and get your daddy" on Monday, as months of frustration boiled over.
13 September 2023 News
Cullinan mixes up Blues with Greens
High temperatures and higher tensions were the order of the day at the IFA's protest at Ag House last week.
13 September 2023 Dealer
Drennan in the box-seat for ICMSA hot-seat
With Pat McCormack's six years at the helm about to end, it seems Kilkenny farmer Denis Drennan is in pole position.
13 September 2023 Dealer
New Zealand - where cows and rugby collide
Kiwi milk prices will hardly trouble All Black lock Sam Whitelock this month.
13 September 2023 Dealer
NPWS hunting a 'glorified drain blocker'
The project manager for the Wetlands Restoration Scheme will be paid up to €91,000.
13 September 2023 Dealer