Potato growers facing unprecedented sprouting problem
Concerns have been raised among Ireland’s potato growers as the recent period of high temperatures has prompted sprouting in potato drills.
The farmer's daily wrap: Energy in Agriculture and arrest over land dispute
Here is your news round-up of the top five farming stories today, Tuesday 21 August.
Listen: hope and bottlenecks at Energy in Agriculture 2018
Several hundred farmers attended the annual farm energy open day, where discussions swung between progress on Government support and continuing hurdles to renewable projects.
West Cork credit union launches fodder support loan
The loan is for up to €20,000 and payments are offered on a monthly, seasonal or annual basis.