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Beef
Tullamore Farm bull beef results
Adam Woods
Adam Woods takes a look at the bull beef system on Tullamore Farm and how it has performed over the last few years.
20 July 2022 Tullamore Farm
Importance of support payments highlighted
Adam Woods takes a look at the 2021 finances of Tullamore Farm, including a look at what things are looking like for 2022.
Tullamore Farm: the story so far
Adam Woods takes a look at what the Tullamore Farm project is all about and what visitors can expect to see on the day.
Organic option being considered for Tullamore Farm
The topic of whether organic farming could be an option on the 200 acre Irish Farmers Journal demonstration farm will be discussed at the national open day next week.
20 July 2022 News
BEEF 2022: high stocking rate still key to profit
Adam Woods takes a look at some of the key messages from the main stands and asks some questions around the themes on the day.
6 July 2022 Management
Beef Trends: cattle kill continues to fall
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including factory quotes for finished stock.
1 June 2022 Markets
Drafting young bulls for slaughter
Young bulls that are coming close to slaughter weight should be handled regularly to monitor fat cover before drafting.
3 May 2022 Management
MartBids Database: sunshine kickstarts the grass trade
Adam Woods has a roundup of what’s been happening in marts this week, including what direction the cattle trade is heading in.
30 March 2022 News
Watch: turnout time on Tullamore Farm
Niamh Gunn chats with Shaun Diver to see how the lambing season is going on Tullamore Farm.
25 March 2022 News
€30/t concentrate price rise ‘won’t be the last’
The latest price rise sees feed costs running as much as €120/t ahead of the same time last year.
15 March 2022 News
Five tips to ad-lib finishing spring-born bulls
Spring-born bulls that will be slaughtered by 16 months of age should be moving on to ad-lib concentrates. Here are five tips to managing bulls through the final finishing phase.
12 March 2022 Management
Watch: 55 cows calved and lambing commenced
Niamh Gunn was back on Tullamore Farm to chat with Shaun Diver about this week’s grass cover.
11 March 2022 News