Nuffield blog: internal communication is essential for a co-op to succeed
Owen Brodie, a 2017 Nuffield scholar and dairy farmer from Virginia, Co Cavan, reflects on two years of travel as part of his Nuffield scholarship.
Dairy management: grass, milking parlours and power of attorney
In this week's management notes, Aidan Brennan looks at power of attorney, how to manage grass and what to do with bulk milk tanks before cows start calving.
Dairy management: slurry, costs and OAD
In this week's management notes, Aidan Brennan looks at where to spread slurry, costs for 2018 and what to do if going OAD.
Watch: major investment in 150 calf shed
There is a lot to consider when designing a calf shed, including roof pitch, floor slope and pen size. WIlliam Conlon reports.