Store cattle trade holding steady at Swatragh Mart
Cattle prices were steady at Swatragh Mart this week, but strong demand for sheep meant price increases for hoggets and ewes.
Excellent stock on show at Galway BETTER farm open day
Part-time suckler farmer and BETTER farm participant Nigel O’Kane welcomed 250 people to the first of two open day walks taking place on his farm on Thursday
Factories turn up the heat on farmers
Farmers are facing tighter specifications, with factories becoming much tougher on cattle deemed out-of-spec.