'Lock down in all marts to be expected in future'
Ciaran Roche of FBD outlined the situation on the ground when it comes to mart safety and what marts need to do to make them safer places.
TDs want CCTV and stronger garda presence to fight rural crime
A community CCTV scheme remains under-subscribed and the number of gardaí deployed to rural areas remains too low, opposition TDs have said.
Gusts of up to 90km/hr forecast for the southwest
Met Eireann has issued a status yellow wind warning for counties in the southwest.
New research to select best cows from their milk
Teagasc has obtained funding to identify the most efficient cows in the national herd for breeding, while a new UCD project will investigate the processing of agricultural waste.