Millbrook Sexy Spice scoops favourite flavour of Fingal
With show season in full swing and an exciting, jam-packed month of shows ahead, all roads led to north Co Dublin last weekend for the Flavours of Fingal Festival.
29 June 2022 News
Revised CAP plan expected in July – minister
The changes made to Ireland's CAP strategic plan following feedback from the European Commission will be known at the end of July, says Minister McConalogue.
29 June 2022 News
An Taisce challenges nitrates derogation
An Taisce is seeking to quash Ireland's Nitrates Action Programme and the nitrates derogation.
Ireland's CAP plan coming close to completion
Farmers should know the details of next year’s new schemes just after the summer.
27 June 2022 News
Time to start thinking about winter oilseed rape varieties
Many farmers will be thinking of planting oilseed rape and might start thinking about varieties in the coming weeks.
24 June 2022 News
Department U-turn on ANC land in silage scheme
IFA president Tim Cullinan described the move as a “spectacular own goal” by the Minister for Agriculture.
22 June 2022 News
Housing requirements on Roscommon organic suckler farm
When it comes to suckler, beef and dairy farmers considering converting to organics housing requirements are said to be a significant barrier affecting many.
22 June 2022 Farm buildings
Minister must declare blackgrass a noxious weed
It is past the time for action from Government on blackgrass control. The problem is only getting bigger as the invasive weed spreads across the country.
22 June 2022 Crops
Department looking for badger cages
The cages are to be made of 10-gauge copper dipped weld mesh mild steel or better.
22 June 2022 Dealer
Embrace Farm remembrance service to take place this weekend
The ecumenical service, now in its ninth year, is in memory of those who have died or been injured on farms across the island of Ireland.
22 June 2022 News
Watch: sheep shooting tourism continues
The Irish Farmers Journal has uncovered further video evidence of guided sheep shooting activity, first reported in November 2021.
22 June 2022 News
New ACRES scheme: your questions answered
The Department of Agriculture has published a series of responses to questions farmers have asked about the new ACRES scheme.
22 June 2022 News