How US election will impact €200m worth of Irish butter

Irish dairy farmers should be keeping a close eye on the US election result as market specialist Phelim O’Neill explains why Irish butter could be hit with trade tariffs.

Pre-movement TB testing

Deputy news editor Amy Forde reveals Department plans to introduce pre-movement TB testing for 20,000 herds.

Consumers don’t know what ‘suckler’ beef means – CEO Bord Bia

The majority of consumers do not know what “suckler” beef means and more work needs to be done on educating them, according to the CEO of Bord Bia Tara McCarthy.

Garda advice for dealing with trespassers

Trespassing in certain counties is on the rise and news correspondent Niall Hurson gives the latest figures and what measures gardaí advise farmers to take.

Emissions versus income

Teagasc economist Cathal Buckley talks about emissions produced by each farm sector and points to the “flip side” of their cashflow.

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