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Dairy
Dairy Day: what was said on costs and nitrates
Aidan Brennan
As the dust settles on Dairy Day 2023, Aidan Brennan highlights some of the key issues raised in some of the talks.
27 September 2023 News
37% of derogation farmers to cull cows
A new survey by the Irish Farmers Journal suggests that 37% of dairy farmers who are affected by the changes to the nitrates derogation intend to reduce cow numbers.
20 September 2023 Management
Dairy Management: weather woes and derogation changes
Heavy rain over the last week means that grazing conditions have deteriorated, writes Aidan Brennan.
Dairy Management: derogation, slurry exports and Dairy Day
Aidan Brennan discusses some of the issues with the changes to the derogation and the solutions.
13 September 2023 Management
€2/kg on table to contract rear Longhorn beef
Adam Woods has details on a new contract rearing scheme being launched by the Buitelaar group.
6 September 2023 Markets
€2/kg on offer to contract rear Longhorn beef cattle
Adam Woods takes a look at a new model being rolled out by the Buitelaar Group.
6 September 2023 Markets