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Milk supplies up almost 1% in August
Rachel Donovan
Milk supplied to creameries by Irish dairy farmers is up compared with this time last year.
29 September 2022 EU
Cow permit proposals would force some farmers out - MEP
MEP Billy Kelleher's comments come less than a week after Ireland joined many other member states in calling on the Commission to change its plan at the EU's council of farm ministers.
28 September 2022 News
Footprint Farmers: Wagyu beef in Ballycrenode
Tipperary farmer Barry Powell discusses how he has introduced Wagyu beef into his farm to increase the sustainability of his dairy herd. Ellen Durkin reports.
Farmers being paid to remove nitrogen from water
As part of his Nuffield scholarship, Laois dairy farmer Bruce Thompson visited farms in the UK and US that are extracting nitrates from water and getting paid to do so.
28 September 2022 Management
Your Ploughing solar PV questions answered
Stephen Robb runs through some of the key questions about solar PV systems which were asked at last week's National Ploughing Championships.
28 September 2022 Climate and environment
Autumn is a crucial time for water quality
The coming months are an important time for water quality. Risks are high for nutrient loss when land is wet and rainfall is more frequent.
28 September 2022 Climate and environment
Ploughing 2022 highlights: Daisy Bed cubicle sweeper
Purcell Agri Sales launched its all-new ride-on Daisy Bed cubicle sweeper/ lime dispenser at this year’s Ploughing.
28 September 2022 News
Grass+ dairy: growth rates drop as October moves in
Grass growth rates are set to drop over the coming weeks as nights get longer and colder, write Aidan Brennan and Martin Merrick.
28 September 2022 Grass & feeding
Market Digest: stories from around the world
Brief updates from the US, New Zealand, China and the UK.
28 September 2022 World
Dairy Trends: production down in New Zealand
With less milk in New Zealand and Europe, international dairy markets are absorbing extra production from the US.
28 September 2022 Markets
Arrabawn Co-op leads again for August
Despite holding August price, Dairygold Co-op still ranks highest on the cumulative payout to date for 2022.
28 September 2022 News
Vikki Wall is more than an award-winner
She's a back-to-back senior All-Ireland-winning footballer who has also been signed to play Aussie Rules for North Melbourne.
28 September 2022 News