Ireland Strategic Investment Fund to unlock funding for AD
Stephen Robb
The Ireland Strategic Investment Fund thinks it has a central role to play in unlocking investment for the Irish anaerobic digestion sector.
30 November 2022 Farm machinery
Finish pocket-rocket ticks boxes for midlands milk man
Offaly dairy farmer Micheal Ryan bought his first new tractor 18 months ago, which was also one of the first new Valtra G Series sold in Ireland. Peter Thomas Keaveney visited him to find out more.
30 November 2022 Consumer
Northern Irish ice cream producers heading south with InterTradeIreland grant
Draynes Farm in Lisburn, Northern Ireland, have been dairying since the 1930s and - up to now - their business has grown organically, writes Janine Kennedy.
Smart savings for savvy junior consumers
Are you feeling the pinch this holiday season? Janine Kennedy is here to offer you some tips on how to stretch your pocket money.
23 November 2022 News
Dairy Management: dosing cows, grass supply and spending money
Aidan Brennan takes a look at the main parasites farmers need to be looking out for when planning dosing strategies this winter.
23 November 2022 Management
Finance: The importance of succession planning and making a will
As part of our series on loss and grief throughout November, Sarah McIntosh discusses the financial and legal conversations we don’t want to have, but must start.
9 November 2022 Consumer
Letter re eligibility for TAMS grants
"A suggestion regarding eligibility for TAMS grant on equipment" - Alan Norris, by email.
2 November 2022 Letters
Land tax map: find out if your farm is liable
Farmers can now find out if their land is in or out when it comes to the areas liable under the new residential zoned land tax.
1 November 2022 News
‘Meaningful’ measures must come in EU fertiliser strategy - MEP
The European Commission announced an EU fertiliser communication amid the looming threat of a fertiliser shortage.
17 October 2022 News
Not sure how to get the most out of your new smart meter?
What are the benefits of using a smart meter for your home or farm electricity? Will it save you money on your monthly bills? Janine Kennedy writes.
12 October 2022 Consumer
Little clarity for farming families from Budget 2023
In light of the 2023 Budget, what effects will energy price increases have on the average farming family? Janine Kennedy writes
5 October 2022 Consumer
New loan scheme to benefit farmers
Farmers and food businesses will be eligible for a loan scheme to fund sustainability and energy efficiency measures.
28 September 2022 News