Listen: malting barley growers recognised after difficult year
Malting barley growers were recognised at the recent Boortmalt-Diageo all Ireland malting barley excellence awards at St James Gate Brewery.
Malting to expand via direct merchant contracts
The area sown for malting barley in the north east could increase three-fold this year.
Deadline for €220/t beans contract with Quinns extended to this Friday
The 2019 contract offer of €220/t for beans was announced at Quinns tillage conference which was held last week.
From medicinal cannabis to Irish whiskey – the alternatives for tillage
From growing medicinal cannabis to using Irish grain in Irish whiskey, a range of options for improving the prospects of tillage farmers were discussed at a recent conference.