United effort required for water quality
Tommy Moyles
A united effort from farmer, the dairy industry and politicians is more evident than before when it comes to the future of the nitrates derogation, according to a senior Department inspector.
3 May 2024 News
N and P in farm road runoff higher than previous estimates - EPA report
The report is based on Project Roadrunner, which examined farm roadway runoff and methods of nutrient-loss reduction.
24 April 2024 Infrastructure
Key tips on repairing or creating farm roadways
Martin Merrick looks at some of the areas that farmers may need to draw their attention to when it comes to roadway maintenance.
TAMS applications: avoiding the pitfalls when applying
With up to 50% of TAMS applications receiving queries, the DAFM has sought to reduce these by educating agents and farmers on some of the common errors.
3 April 2024 Buildings
Stolen tractor in Offaly recovered
The tractor was taken in the early hours of Wednesday morning and has since been recovered.
22 March 2024 News
Applying for the Traditional Farm Buildings Grant Scheme
Martin Merrick highlights some of the eligible buildings, the criteria and the application process on applying for the Traditional Farm Buildings Grant.
6 March 2024 Buildings
Riverside residential farm sells for €1.12m
A riverside residential farm on the border between Carlow and Kilkenny was sold at a recent auction and exceeded its guide price by over €200,000.
22 February 2024 Property
Substantial midlands dairy operation for lease
In excess of 220ac of land, a modern yard and almost half a million litres of slurry storage are all strengths of a farm near Athlone as it becomes available for lease, writes Tommy Moyles.
1 February 2024 Property