Construction begins at Joskin’s new spreader and trailer factory
Peter Thomas Keaveney
Belgian machinery manufacturer Joskin has begun construction of a new factory in Luxembourg.
9 April 2024 Markets
In pictures: Heery's heifers hit over €5,000 in Carrigallen
Adam Woods reports from Jim Heery’s special sale of weanling heifers in Carrigallen Mart last Saturday.
31 March 2024 News
Ireland still on high alert for bluetongue threat – Department
The Department has said it is continuing to monitor the bluetongue situation closely in Britain.
Investment paying off for Murray Timber Group
A €24m investment in new and replacement technology over the past five years paying dividends for the Ballygar sawmill.
20 March 2024 News
Watch: farmers spread slurry and crash through barricades in Brussels
Cheap imports coming in from Ukraine, rising costs, environmental regulation, farm subsidy supports and the price of fuel are among farmers' issues.
26 February 2024 News
Watch: farmers protest in Ghent and Brussels
The impact of EU policy on farming has not been taken account of, farmers say, as they protest in Ghent and Brussels.
1 February 2024 News
French farmers block motorways in protest
Alongside blocking roads with tractors, French farmers have sprayed manure on public buildings, dumped rotting produce and covered roads with soil.
31 January 2024 News
IFA to hold nationwide solidarity protest on Thursday
Farmers feel they are being regulated out of business by Brussels bureaucrats and Department of Agriculture officials, IFA president Francie Gorman said.
31 January 2024 News
Farmers arrive in Brussels for protest action
Farmer protests have swept across Europe in recent weeks, with farmers arriving in Brussels this Wednesday as EU leaders prepare to meet for an EU summit.
31 January 2024 News
IFA not taking to the streets for now - Gorman
With farmers in France, Germany and Belgium protesting, the president of Ireland's largest farm organisation says that the IFA will pursue a policy of dialogue and engagement for the present.
29 January 2024 News