Tipperary barley ignites during harvest
Farmers have been warned of the dangers of harvesting barley during the dry spell after a farmer’s combine started a fire yesterday evening in south Tipperary.
Cattle on the run lead to brawl between neighbours over fencing
A row over cattle fencing resulted in a man being convicted of assault and a second criticised for using inflammatory language in a case described by a judge as “a sorry mess between neighbours”.
KT farm improvement deadline extended
The deadline for submission of data for farm improvement plans has been extended to facilitate weather conditions.