Farmer Writes: ludicrous that farmers will lose out on solar and AD credit
Karen McCabe
Perhaps it’s time to change the meaning of the old saying to ‘go Dutch’, writes Karen McCabe.
18 May 2022 News
Meath students' repurposed calf feeder scoops award
The duo turned empty chemical barrels found on farms into items including meal troughs and calf milk feeders.
12 May 2022 News
Case IH upgrades RB 344 fixed chamber baler
Case IH has updated its fixed chamber baler offerings, the RB 344F and RB 344R now benefits from upgraded running gear and more modern side panels.
Keenan showcases new feeder at open day in Mullingar
Keenan showcased its updated MechFiber+ range of paddle diet feeders at an open day in Mullingar last week.
13 April 2022 Farm machinery
Thrive weekly roundup: 133 calves on farm and keeping feeding equipment clean
The weekly roundup has an update from the demo farm, where nearly all this year's calves have arrived and we look at a feeder cleaning protocol to minimise disease risk.
2 April 2022 Management
Keenan updates MechFiber diet feeder range
Aside from exterior updates, the MechFiber+ range features reshaped paddle castellations and the latest fourth-generation Keenan controller, feed management app and InTouch dashboard.
15 March 2022 News
Watch: paddle v vertical feeding, what suits best?
We look at the age-old question still topical among farmers whether to go for paddle or vertical diet feeding. Peter Thomas Keaveney and Gary Abbott look at the two concepts to find out more.
9 March 2022 Farm machinery
Rearing pigs and sheep in Longford
Dinner conversations at the Farrell house in Longford are all about farming. Eleven-year-old Stephen Farrell tells IFJ Junior about what he loves about the farm.
26 February 2022 Farmer Writes