Little clarity on vacant site levy
Despite the words of Minister Phelan and Department officials, local authorities have now followed Kilkenny's lead in removing farmers land from the vacant site levy.
Weekly weather: dry with some scattered showers
There will be some good dry spells this week, but plenty of scattered showers are forecast too.
Changes to tax rules to affect farmers
Farmers and other employers are being warned by Revenue and by their accountants to be ready for new PAYE rules which start in just 10 weeks.
This week in photos: potato harvesting and Kilcullen Mart
Our top photos from the last week include sowing in Co Laois and dosing in Co Kildare.