Suckler cow sector at a critical juncture
The Irish suckler cow sector is at a critical juncture. A number of factors threaten its future development and sustainability, writes Professor Thia Hennessy.
Dempsey at Large: €150,000 cash loss with 300 cows
This year demonstrates with chilling clarity what is needed for real resilience in Irish farming - free land " free labour" and low debt.
Home Farm: activity after early wrap-up
The crop results show the resilience of the mainstream cereals to variable weather conditions.
Athletics is the most exciting sport of all
I will always argue that athletics is the most natural sport of all, writes Damien O'Reilly.