The Front Row: RHA shows the west is awake
Leo Powell
There is much to look forward to this October in the arts, writes Leo Powell.
20 September 2023 Crops
Wet ground preventing early planting of winter crops
This week, Conor Kehoe chats to farmers in Carlow, Dublin, and Tipperary, where focus is turning to autumn planting.
20 September 2023 News
Danish developer to deliver up to 3,000ac of solar farms
Global renewables developer Ørsted is to develop 400MW of solar in Ireland win partnership with Irish developer Terra Solar which is headquartered at NovaUCD in Dublin.
Two blocks of land in north Co Dublin
Both blocks, which are located in Swords and Naul, are good quality land and are in an intensive farming area, writes Paul Mooney
13 September 2023 Property
Farmers 'must be rewarded' for all carbon sequestration
The Carbon Removals Action Group maintained that any carbon payments to farmers must be based on net emissions from holdings.
6 September 2023 News
Young Stock Podcast: a Dublin girl on a mission to understand cows
Claire Connolly talks about the benefits of milk from grass-fed cows and tells us where her interest in agriculture began.
4 September 2023 News
Statkraft’s 150ac Dublin solar farm appealed to An Bord Pleanála
The decision to grant planning permission was subject to 18 conditions, including the provision of a €100,000 tree and hedgerow bond to be held by Fingal County Council for a period of two years.
4 September 2023 News
Extra seats for rural Ireland in next election
Most of the 14 extra Dáil seats have been allocated to constituencies outside Dublin by the boundary review.
30 August 2023 News
Sunny days return to help harvest progress
This week, Conor Kehoe talks to farmers in Dublin, Tipperary, and Carlow as sunny days make a return to ease harvesting pressures.
23 August 2023 Crops
Dublin narrowly snatch victory from Kerry
Dublin have now won nine All-Ireland finals out of the last twelve, but with an aging side, Denis Hurley wonders if their reign is soon to end.
2 August 2023 Sport
Rain continues to stall progress on Tramlines farms
This week, Conor Kehoe talks to farmers in Tipperary, Dublin and Carlow, as soils across the country become saturated.
26 July 2023 Crops
Rail review calls for western rail corridor to be reinstated
The all-island strategic rail review report examined options for reinstating former railways and building new railways across the whole island of Ireland.
26 July 2023 News