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Pedigree
Star of the show scoops 23,000gns at Borderway
Shanon Kinahan
Harelaw Star set a new female breed record at the British Blue special January show and sale in Borderway. Shanon Kinahan reports.
25 January 2023 Pedigree
Fatherson Quest the father of Irish records
Shanon Kinahan takes a look back at the bull that crowned a year of new Irish records.
25 January 2023 Management
Commercial beef value drives carcase weight on EveryCalf project
Teagasc research officer Brendan Horan and Teagasc adviser Tom Coll take a look at the first results from the EveryCalf project.
Farmer Writes: suckler farmers can't be scapegoat for emissions issues
With new technology, surely it’s possible to lower our emissions without having to resort to forcing farmers to make tough decisions.
18 January 2023 Farmer Writes
Camera at the Mart: riveting return to the ringside in Roscrea
Quality cattle, strong numbers and a thronged ringside are but a few of the highlights from the first fatstock sale of the year in Roscrea on Friday 6 January. Shanon Kinahan reports.
11 January 2023 Markets
My Farming Week: Ger Pardy, Killaun, Birr, Co Offaly
This Faithful county farmer has placed a large focus on reducing chemical nitrogen on his milking platform by incorporating both red and white clover.
11 January 2023 News
Heavy weanlings up €150/head
Adam Woods outlines some Irish Farmers Journal analysis of mart sales figures in 2022.
4 January 2023 Markets
Battle of the breeds: which breed came out on top?
Adam Woods takes a look at the 2022 weanling breed analysis and what breed came out on top in terms of 2022 prices.
4 January 2023 Markets
Top price of £6,800 hit twice at Jalex Winter Wonders sale
Shanon Kinahan reports from Randalstown, Co Antrim, at the Jalex Select Winter Wonders Sale.
2 January 2023 Pedigree
In pictures: 130-cow dairy farm in the Netherlands
An insight into an indoor-based, year-round calving dairy farm in Holland, which is set to be affected heavily by the phasing out of the derogation.
25 December 2022 News
Camera at the Mart: Raphoe Christmas fat stock shows cream of the crop
Raphoe Mart returned for its annual Christmas fat stock show and sale last Friday, with record entries, crowds and prices.
7 December 2022 Markets
A different Belgium on the TV
The Dealer heard there was some jostling for the remote in the pubs of Carrick on Shannon last weekend.
7 December 2022 Dealer