Drummonds working to reduce dependence on chemicals
Siobhán Walsh
Drummonds is trialling mixed varieties of winter wheat and barley at its trial site in Termonfeckin, Co Louth.
22 June 2022 Dealer
Movers and shakers in the ag industry
There's a number of movers and shakers in the industry of late, here's a round-up.
21 June 2022 News
Is liquid nitrogen an option on your farm?
Brian Reilly gave a quick rundown on the use of liquid nitrogen at the Drummonds open day last week.
Open day to show agronomy and machinery demos
The Drummonds open day will have trial plots and machinery demos. There will be also be an opportunity to discuss grass weeds, liquid fertiliser and forage crops.
12 June 2022 News
Timing and nutrition on the agenda in Co Louth
Spray timings and nutrition were on the agenda at a crop walk held at the Drummonds trial site with Teagasc earlier this week.
Exceptional item in Drummonds profit increase
Disposal of a fixed asset contributes over €1m to increased profit at Drummonds
27 April 2022 News
Drummonds and Teagasc to host crop walk next Tuesday
The walk will take place at their trial site in Termonfeckin next Tuesday 26 April and will focus on winter and spring cereal agronomy.
24 April 2022 News
How do agronomists decide on crop inputs?
A lot of work goes into the growing of a crop, from variety choice to nutrition and pesticide recommendations. Michael Howard and Brian Reilly describe how Drummonds’ agronomists work on this task.
13 April 2022 Crop protection
Slattery leaves Germinal
Michael Slattery, who was appointed managing director of Germinal in November, left the company this week.
23 March 2022 Dealer
Co-ops and merchants suspend fertiliser sales
A number of co-ops and merchants suspended fertiliser sales this week, as importers suspended pricing.
11 March 2022 News
Drummonds seeks support for Ukraine humanitarian appeal
Items can be dropped into any Drummonds branch by Monday evening 7 March.
4 March 2022 News
Farmers move to secure fertiliser as suppliers assess Russian conflict
There is a panic in the fertiliser merchant trade like never seen before, according to Gouldings managing director Liam Dunphy. Barry Murphy, Rachel Donovan and Declan O'Brien report.
25 February 2022 News