LATEST ARTICLES
Beef
Looking out for lungworm in autumn
Adam Woods
Natascha Meunier takes a look at lungworm this autumn and looks ahead to the CellCheck events.
3 September 2022 Management
Thrive weekly roundup: autumn health checks and finishing off grass
This week's dairy-beef programme roundup looks at the vaccination protocol on the Thrive demo farm, as well as an update on the finishing cattle and continuing grass supply issues from the farm.
31 August 2022 Management
Beef Management: dry weather, weaning and BDGP targets
The latest tips and advice for drystock farms in this week's Beef Management.
THRIVE demo farm winter vaccination protocol
Declan Marren outlines the vaccination protocol on the THRIVE demo farm in preparation for the housing period.
31 August 2022 Breeding & health
Farmers 95% compliant with BEEP-S weighing
One in 20 farmers who applied for funding under the BEEP-S scheme did not receive payment due to non-compliances with the scheme conditions.
23 August 2022 News
This week in photos: tractor runs, shows, snails and vaccinations
Our top farming photos from the past week include the vaccination of in-calf heifers, Claragh Bridge Vintage Show and visits to a snail farm and a holistic grazing beef system.
7 August 2022 News
Breaking down the vet bill on Tullamore farm
Declan Marren takes a look at the annual vet bill on Tuallamore farm and breaks it down by enterprise to see where the money is being spent.
20 July 2022 Breeding & health
Thrive: time for clostridial vaccine booster
The second dose of the clostridial vaccination is where the majority of immunity will come from and should be given one month after the initial dose.
Vaccinating and dosing – don’t forget the dog
The Irish Farmers Journal veterinary team outlines everything you need to know to keep your dog healthy and in prime working condition.
5 June 2022 Management
Newford Farm update: sires selected for 2022 breeding season
There are two new additions, with Charolais and Limousin sires replacing two bulls of the same breeds, while the two Belgian Blue sires have been dropped for the 2022 breeding season.
10 April 2022 Newford Farm