Watch: Bryan Bros contractors cut P8200 variety maize for Tom Murphy, in Bartlemy, Co Cork

Watch: John Fogarty feeding freshly cut grass to his cows after morning milking

Watch: organic farm walk on suckler farm in Co Kilkenny

Watch: Patrick McCarthy runs a spring-calving dairy herd at Ballydehob, Co Cork

A round-up of some of the rest of the pictures from around the country

John Ryan of Nore Agri cutting hedges for Martin Joe Murray at Longfordwood, Clonakenny, Co Tipperary. \ Odhran Ducie

The Spillane family harvesting Ramos potatoes in Gibbstown, Co Meath. \ Niall Gosson

Dunmanway-based dairy farmer, Keith Kingston, bales silage in West Cork, using a 1979 Ford 7600 tractor and 1980 Welger RP220 baler. \ Andy Gibson

Richard Trimble, Kircubbin, Co Down, with some of his 20 heifers at the 59th Taaffe dairy show and sale in Dungannon Mart, Co Tyrone. \ Houston Green

ALGAL BLOOM: Eamonn McElholm has lived all his life on the loughshore at Ballyronan, Co Derry, and has never seen it as bad as this year. \ Houston Green

A shearling ram owned by Gary Beacom, Fivemiletown, Co Tyrone, sold for £600 at the Bluefaced Leicester show and sale at Ballymena Mart in Co Antrim. \ Houston Green

Jonathan Lemon, Kirkcubin, Co Down, competing in the Ploughing Academy NI charity match on Henderson's farm in Bangor, Co D. \ Houston Green

Judge Padraic Niland examining the line up for the hogget ram class at Athenry mart. \ Hany Marzouk

Cathal Melia from Corrandulla, Co Galway, with his wife Tracy and son Sean after he won second place in the hogget ram class and first place for wool quality at the Galway sheep show and sale held at Athenry mart. \ Hany Marzouk

The first-prizewinning pen of ewe lambs sold for €410 each at Athenry mart. \ Hany Marzouk

Mark Troy and Geoffrey Wycherley harvesting a 7ac field of maize at Smugglers Cove in Rosscarbery, Co Cork. \ David Patterson

Adeen McMullan, CAFRE, speaking at the CAFRE Soil Nutrient Health Scheme Training Awarness Event on the Ards Peninsula, Co Down. \ Houston Green

Tony Bell, Kircubbin, Co Down, Seinin McGuire, Omagh, Co Tyrone, Jack Blakiston Houston, Newtownards, Co Down, and Aine Anderson, Co Down, at the CAFRE Soil Nutrient Health Scheme Training Awarness Event. \ Houston Green

This week's 'The Big Interview' candidate is INHFA president, Vincent Roddy. Here he is with his dog Marshall, on his farm in Aclare, Co Sligo. \ James Connolly

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