Kicking off the European Champions Cup
Denis Hurley
With three South African teams now in the European Rugby Champions Cup, Denis Hurley weighs up the chances of an inter-provincial final.
7 December 2022 Pedigree
Derrylahan Texel dispersal to take place in Ballinrobe
Adam Woods previews the Derrylahan Texel flock dispersal sale which takes place this weekend in Aurivo Mart, Ballinrobe, Co Mayo.
30 November 2022 Schemes
Common ACRES Co-operation area questions and answers
Following meetings held in recent weeks, Mary McAndrew, project manager for ACRES West Connacht co-operation area outlined the main questions received to the Irish Farmers Journal.
Clarity needed on future plans for Leitrim farms affected by landslide
Minister for Agriculture Charlie McConalogue announced that a €500,000 fund would be put in place for farmers affected by the landslide which occurred in 2020.
22 November 2022 News
Where will we charge our electric cars?
Research found there were just 488 publicly available charging points in Connacht and the border counties of Cavan, Monaghan and Donegal.
9 November 2022 Dealer
Plan needed now to avoid Shannon flooding - IFA
The IFA’s Connacht chair is looking to meet Minister Patrick O’Donovan and the OPW to put together a plan to prevent water levels from rising to dangerous levels.
2 November 2022 News
Weekend weather: showers but mild with highs of 17°C
Low pressure dominating, bringing rain or showers on most days over the weekend.
21 October 2022 News
Way Out West: From farming and teaching to football and typing
Combining farming, teaching and his interest in GAA means every week has some variety for Co Mayo suckler farmer Alan Flatley. Tommy Moyles reports.
21 September 2022 Management
96% of farmers concerned over farm profitability
Some 1,513 farmers surveyed by the Irish Farmers Journal shared their views on farm profitability, incomes and future outlooks.
21 September 2022 News
Minister O’Donovan must act to prevent Shannon flooding – IFA
A delegation from IFA recently visited some of the Shannon Callows and called on the Government to implement proper management around water levels on the river.
10 August 2022 Community
Shannon flooding management agency needed now - IFA
The IFA has called for the immediate establishment of an agency to manage the River Shannon which would include local farmers.
3 August 2022 News
Weekend weather: unsettled and breezy but still mild
This weekend won't be as sunny as the one gone by, but temperatures are set to remain between 17°C and 22°C.
22 July 2022 News