Farmer Writes: rethinking our silage strategy
Karen McCabe
The current plan is to try and get a first cut of mainly hay in June, if possible.
17,000 fields still to soil sample in Zone 1
A number of fields in the first zone of the Soil Nutrient Health Scheme received slurry before soil samples could be taken.
22 February 2023 Grass & feeding
Fertiliser for beef farms: hold off or buy?
Adam Woods takes a look at fertiliser prices, fertiliser planning on beef farms and whether to buy or sell at current prices.
Department clarifies deadline for accelerated capital allowance scheme
The Department has sought to reassure farmers that the six month timeframe is due to be extended before the June deadline.
25 January 2023 News
Five tips for slurry spreading in early spring
With the slurry season kicking off next weekend, outlined are some things to keep in mind.
7 January 2023 Management
Agromek 2022: front-mounted slurry tanks all the go
A trend we observed at the show in Denmark was that quite of few of its homegrown slurry equipment manufacturers were offering front mounted slurry tanks.
7 December 2022 Farm machinery