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Forestry
Meeting forestry target would have mitigated dairy expansion emissions
Noel Bardon
If afforestation targets were met, the emissions associated with dairy expansion would have been neutralised, a researcher has said.
3 August 2022 Viewpoints
Colm McCarthy: ill-designed territorial targets
Global emissions, all that matters scientifically, could be increased by imposing ill-designed territorial production targets.
11 May 2022 News
Time needed for dairy to respond to shifting policy – Glanbia Ireland CEO
Dairy expansion, farmer workloads and sustainability were all discussed at the Fine Gael Agricultural and Rural Affairs conference on Saturday.
Why the drop in milk output in 2022?
Aidan Brennan takes a look at some of the reasons why milk output in 2022 is running behind last year
4 May 2022 Markets
Society wants stop to dairy’s impact on water quality – Tom Arnold
The dairy sector will have to improve water quality, should it wish to expand further, Arnold said.
4 May 2022 News
Stricter schemes needed under new CAP
Many farm schemes included in the proposed 2023-2027 CAP strategic plan could see farmer requirements tightened.
13 April 2022 News