Thomas Hubert is a journalist based in Co Meath. He first worked for the Irish Farmers Journal as a student intern in 2001 and won the Young Agricultural Journalist Award that year. He has been reporting for the newspaper and website ever since, whether from his native France, here in Ireland or from places as far flung as the Democratic Republic of Congo. He studied at Sciences Po, Paris, Dublin City University and Institut Pratique de Journalisme, Paris.
There was palpable interest from commercial businesses for renewable energy sources reliant on farmers' land and inputs at this Wednesday's Bioenergy Future conference.
By Thomas Hubert on 21 February 2018
Regardless of agreement on customs and tariffs, different food standards between the UK and the EU would lead to a hard border around Ireland, Minister Creed has warned.
By Thomas Hubert on 22 February 2018
In the news today, Wednesday 21 February: after a frosty start to the morning, TDs are set to discuss a motion on suckler supports while diesel prices drop unevenly across the country.
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Representatives of farmers and processors favoured efforts to store carbon and produce renewable energy on Irish farms rather than tax their greenhouse gas emissions.
The inquest into a farmer's fatal quad accident last year has led to safety recommendations.