Over 400 cattle scales for BEEP
Approximately €800,000 is to be spent on acquiring scales as part of a rental system for the BEEP scheme with a further €500,000 to be spent operating the system.
Loophole could see grant aid for rubber mats
In certain cases farmers may be able to get grant aid for rubber mats.
Farmers grill Glanbia and Kepak on new calf scheme
While there has been a largely positive reaction to Glanbia and Kepak's new Twenty20 beef club some farmer concerns remain. Barry Cassidy and Paul Mooney write.
Crunch week for €100m beef fund
The next few days will be crucial, after Minister for Agriculture Michael Creed called for a package of support from the European Commission for Irish beef farmers following €100m of Brexit-related losses.