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Mart manager dances over the line
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One man who added a bit of levity to the recent election counts was Kenmare Mart manager, Dan McCarthy.
What was behind the Thurles 'trespass' rumble?
12 June 2024 Dealer
What was behind the Thurles 'trespass' rumble?
The big imponderable departing Thurles last Sunday was whether John and Brian would make up if their counties meet again.
Massey raffle for charity
12 June 2024 Dealer
Massey raffle for charity
Orla Neely and her husband Mark are raffling a Massey 135 in aid of Donegal Hospice.
TB solutions will only come with co-operation from every side
The last thing farmers need as bovine TB cases rise is for a blame game to break out among the people tasked with bringing the disease back under control.
12 June 2024 Dealer
The chicken 'Big Mac' is no more
Supermac's successfully argued that the trademark had been not put to proper use over a period of five years.
12 June 2024 Dealer
AD is a rich man’s game
Is €393 ticket for an AD conference the best use of a farmers' hard earned cash.
12 June 2024 Dealer
What's a PIP to you?
The IFA president managed to crack a joke while making a useful point at the launch of the Better Farming for Water campaign.
5 June 2024 Dealer
LAWPRO getting into its stride
The Local Authority Waters Programme was established to facilitate a co-ordinated regional approach to the Water Framework Directive.
5 June 2024 Dealer
Clarity on carbon trading needed from the Department
There is a definite absence of certainty around the ownership of carbon credits and the ability to trade them.
5 June 2024 Dealer
More woes for Macra
The Dealer understands that there is much to be discussed at the first meeting of Macra's new board next week.
5 June 2024 Dealer
Herding cattle from the couch
The Dealer sees they are using drones now to herd cattle in Australia.
5 June 2024 Dealer
Political car rally on farm
The Dealer heard there was a political car rally of sorts in west Cork last week.
5 June 2024 Dealer