Slurry inspections by county councils double
The number of slurry spreading inspections carried out by county councils in the closed period has doubled.
Hijacking of term ‘sustainable’ by anti-GMO groups misleading – UCC scientists
Scientists from University College Cork have said it is grossly misleading of anti-GMO groups to equate GMO cultivation-free status with green, sustainable food production.
Weekly weather: big variation in rainfall across the country
Normal rainfall for the time of year is expected along west and northwest coasts this week, but only around 10% of normal levels could fall in south and southeast coastal areas.
3,200-year-old cheese discovered in ancient Egyptian tomb
Scientists have been able to identify a previously unknown material found in a tomb in Egypt as cheese, that was made from sheep or goat milk.