Still awaiting spring but progress being made
This week we revisit growers in counties Meath, Cork and Derry. Weather continues to dominate as little progress in spring planting has been made over the last four weeks. Stephen Robb reports.
Diquat, yields and markets discussed at recent potato meeting
Good crowds of growers gathered at a recent Teagasc/IFA potato meeting held in Balrothery, Dublin last week.
From the Tramlines: low slug pressure as good conditions continue (video)
This week, we revisit growers from Kildare, Down and Kerry and check in on their autumn sowing progress.
Big hits to net margins if chlorothalonil goes – Teagasc report
A Teagasc report on the impact of the loss of chlorothalonil to Irish cereal producers suggests that net margins could be hit by more than 50%.