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Young Stock Podcast: Kerry-based vet and beef farmer Jarlath Sutton
Rachel Donovan
Rachel Donovan talks to Jarlath Sutton, a mixed-animal vet, who, after becoming a qualified science teacher, went on to study veterinary in Budapest.
5 December 2022 News
ANC balancing payments begin to issue to farmers
Regular payment runs will continue to be made under the 2022 ANC scheme as further cases are cleared for payment.
5 December 2022 News
Farmers can borrow up to €500,000 unsecured in new loan scheme
Loans of between €25,000 and €3m will be made available to farmers in an SBCI loan scheme.
Investing €750m in Irish Farmland
Cork-based renewable energy developer BayWa r.e is planning to convert over 3,000ac of farmland into solar farms and offering Irish farmers long-term financial confidence in uncertain times.
RTÉ's latest dating series reveals seven farmers on the search for love
The new dating series is set to hit Irish TV screens in 2023 and features rural singletons looking for love.
3 December 2022 News
Kerry Co-op CEO to depart next year
Thomas Hunter McGowan said that is has been a privilege to lead the co-op for over five years.
2 December 2022 News
Over 80% of farmers made lifestyle changes to improve heart health - study
The 'Farmers Have Hearts' programme aims to reduce farmers' risk of heart disease.
30 November 2022 News
Quality of life decreased for farmers during the pandemic
The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on farmer mental health and wellbeing was one of the topics discussed at a farm safety conference in Teagasc Ashtown last Wednesday.
30 November 2022 News
Government funding boost for SMEs as economic sentiment remains fragile
Bank of Ireland economic pulse survey shows mixed outlook.
30 November 2022 News
Farmers can be ‘heroes’- Ryan
The Green Party leader believes that farmers can save the world one field at a time.
30 November 2022 News
Caution required around rush to carbon audits
While farmers should get involved in carbon benchmarking, it is also fair to continue to point out flaws in the system being used.
30 November 2022 Northern Ireland
Letter re Gerald Potterton's recent piece
Farmer Writes - Gerald Potterton - his articles make me laugh out loud.
30 November 2022 Letters