Listen: malting barley intake back 50% – Boortmalt boss
As a result of the late spring, drought and high temperatures, average malting barley yields and quality were significantly back in areas.
The farmer's daily wrap: Castleblayney, chlorothalonil and Brexit
Here is your news round-up of the five top farming stories and weather outlook for 23 March 2019.
Pig prices are below the cost of production – IFA pig chair
IFA pig chair Tom Hogan has said that price increases from the pig factories are not coming quick enough.
Watch: new Agri Aware campaign to air in cinemas and on TV
The ‘Many Hats, One CAP’ advert is set to air on television and in cinemas in the coming weeks, with the campaign highlighting how important investment in agriculture is to the wider Irish economy.