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Dairy
Dairy management: grazing, calves and milk markets
Aidan Brennan
Aidan Brennan encourages farmers to get cows out to grass whenever possible as a means to improve performance and lower costs.
24 January 2024 Northern Ireland
Study finds protected urea ‘performs as well as CAN’
Researchers at the Agri Food and Biosciences Institute conducted the study into the use of protected urea.
25 October 2023 News
October milk supplies plummet
Processors report that milk volumes have collapsed by 10-15% over the last three weeks as a combination of poor weather and low prices have hit output.
Utilising the Teagasc store lamb finishing calculator
The calculator can be successfully used in helping to make decisions about purchasing lambs and can also be used to complete a finishing budget for lambs remaining on farm.
7 October 2023 Winter Feed
Sheep Management: store lambs, liver fluke and SIS changes
The potential average daily gain attainable will be strongly influenced by weather and crop utilisation.
4 October 2023 Management
My Farming Week: Patrick McCarthy, Ballydehob, Co Cork
Like for most farmers, it’s been a challenging year. It’s a tightening-of-the-belt type of year, says Cork's Patrick McCarthy.
27 September 2023 News