Stricter slurry rules for derogation farmers from 1 January
From January 2018, farmers who applied for a nitrates derogation will have to comply with stricter rules when it comes to spreading slurry under Ireland’s Nitrates Action Programme (NAP).
‘€40/cow is a joke’ - frustrated farmers at crisis meeting
Beef farmers vented their frustration at the current beef price and new BEEP scheme introduced by the Department.
Bord Bia rejects ‘unjust’ animal welfare report
Bord Bia has rejected a report by a Dutch NGO on Irish animal welfare standards on 13 Irish farms.
The farmer's daily wrap: beef protest, Brexit and Jeep theft bust
Here is your news roundup of the five top farming stories and weather outlook for Tuesday.