Use of methane-busting additives just around the corner – Teagasc
Niamh Murphy
The use of feed additives will be crucial in meeting climate targets, and is just around the corner, Teagasc has said. However, the technology is still to be accepted by the National Inventory.
9 May 2024 l2
Galway farmers win overall Aurivo milk quality award
Eight dairy farms were awarded by Aurivo for factors such as their dedication to animal welfare, sustainable farming practices and excellence in milk quality.
19 April 2024 News
Lakeland Dairies to host major water quality event
Lakeland Dairies will host a major information and education event on the importance of protecting and enhancing water quality next month.
Farmer Writes: round one of grazing done
I did another grass walk last week and I was pleasantly surprised to have a growth of 41kg per day. Fingers crossed it stays increasing, writes Padraig Callanan.
17 April 2024 Farmer Writes
Bandon bull sale back with a bang
Shanon Kinahan reports from the Angus and Friesian sale which took place in Bandon Mart last Wednesday.
10 April 2024 Pedigree
Kentucky tucks away the top price at IHFA Premier show and sale
Shanon Kinahan was in Kilmallock Mart last week for the annual IHFA spring premier show and sale.
4 April 2024 Pedigree
Watch: Cork Holstein Club and Munster Aberdeen Angus Club join forces in Bandon
Shanon Kinahan was in Bandon Mart on Wednesday for the Cork Holstein Friesian Club and Munster Aberdeen Angus Breeders Club premier sale.
4 April 2024 Pedigree
In pictures: IHFA premier bull and heifer sale
Shanon Kinahan takes a look at some of the highlights from the IHFA premier bull sale.
28 March 2024 Pedigree
Dairy Management: weather, heifer weights and lameness
With the poor weather set to last for another while, Aidan Brennan looks at the options for those running low on silage.
20 March 2024 Management
Where to now for dairy breeding
Aidan Brennan takes a look at some of the key things farmers should be looking for when picking bulls and outlines areas where the industry needs to improve.
13 March 2024 Spring AI
IHFA premier bull and heifer sale dates announced
Shanon Kinahan has all the details you need if you are interested in attending the IHFA premier bull and heifer sale in Kilmallock Mart on 27 March.
13 March 2024 Pedigree
Farmer Writes: benefits to genotyping for calf sales
The big benefit of the National Genotyping Programme for Padraig Callanan is picking the heifer calves for selling.
6 March 2024 Farmer Writes