Tillage Podcast: carbon, tillage funding and a new product
Siobhán Walsh
On this week’s show, we have plenty of guests from the Minister of State to Teagasc, Tirlán and Syngenta.
21 February 2024 News
Proposal to pay farmers to get into tillage
The Food Vision Tillage Group met to discuss the final document it will submit to the Minister for Agriculture.
31 January 2024 News
Minister issues call for food waste reduction initiatives
Funding will be awarded on a competitive basis for projects which are designed to reduce food waste generated in rural areas.
Minister issues call for proposals for agri-food tourism initiatives
Funding of almost €300,000 is available for projects supporting agri-food tourism initiatives.
23 January 2024 News
Draft 10-point action plan for dairy-beef sector to be unveiled Thursday
The draft document is to be published at a dairy-beef seminar on Thursday aimed at stakeholders.
17 January 2024 News
Tillage report might be ready for spring sowing
There is no sign of the final report from the Food Vision tillage group yet. The group continues to meet.
27 December 2023 Dealer
2024 will be a 'pivotal year' for forestry
New forest creation as well as afforestation levels are set to increase in 2024, according to Teagasc's annual outlook report.
6 December 2023 News
High Court throws out challenge against Food Vision 2030 strategy
The environmental charity is now considering an appeal, to which it is automatically entitled.
26 October 2023 News
Judicial review of Food Vision 2030 begins
The agri-food sector’s strategic vision is subject to judicial review prompted by the environmental group Friends of the Irish Environment.
Tillage Podcast: tillage needs cash injection
On this week’s show, we hear the full chat with Pat Ryan of Liffey Mills and John Kealy of Tirlán from last week’s National Ploughing Championships.
28 September 2023 News
Industry wants Irish grain footprint before tillage ‘goes down the swanny’
Here are some of the top tillage quotes from the Irish Farmers Journal stand at the National Ploughing Championships.
27 September 2023 News
'Tillage going down the swanny' while report is prepared
The tillage panel at Wednesday’s National Ploughing Championships called for action to help the sector as the land exodus from tillage farms continues.
20 September 2023 News