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Beef
Managing the grazing rotation through peak grass growth
Kieran Mailey
Grass growth is running ahead of demand, making it harder to manage grazing rotations.
21 May 2024 News
Over one third of Irish farms’ output below €8,000 in 2022
A Teagasc study has found that the average income on beef and sheep farms classed as small came to only €2,638 in 2022.
20 May 2024 Markets
Beef prices: pressure continues in trade
Adam Woods reports on this week’s beef trade, including news of another slip in quotes.
Camera at the Mart: prices and numbers up in Bandon
Tommy Moyles reports from the calf sale in Bandon, where numbers were up and prices followed at the west Cork mart's weekly calf sale on Monday.
20 May 2024 Markets
Young Stock Podcast: cattle, cars and competitions with Conor McVeigh
On this week's show, Shanon Kinahan spoke to Conor McVeigh from MCV Competitions.
20 May 2024 Podcast
In pictures: Brownhill Tara crowned champion Charolais in Balmoral
Adam Woods reports form the Charolais ring at Balmoral Show.
20 May 2024 Pedigree
SCEP training course: tips on how to access and complete
With applicants receiving their training pin code in recent days, this questions-and-answers format covers some timely advice in an easy-to-follow manner.
19 May 2024 News
Five tips for first cut silage
As silage season moves into top gear across Ireland, outlined are some tips to keep in mind.
18 May 2024 Management
The Grass Week: heat starting to drive growth but rain not helping matters
While growth is on the up, a lot of farms are still struggling with conditions underfoot after some torrential showers.
18 May 2024 Grass & feeding
In pictures: double trouble as Limousins scoop junior and senior titles
As the curtains close on day three of the 155th Balmoral Show, Shanon Kinahan once again takes a look back on the highlights from around the cattle lawns.
17 May 2024 Pedigree
In pictures: highlights from day one and two of the 155th Balmoral Show
As the curtains draw on an incredible two days at the 155th Balmoral Show, Shanon Kinahan takes a look back at some of the highlights.
16 May 2024 Pedigree
South Korean beef market will present opportunities ‘over time’
Seven beef factories have been approved to export Irish beef to South Korea.
16 May 2024 News