Storm reveals ash dieback in fallen trees - Lombard
Rachel Donovan
Senator Tim Lombard has said that the Minister for Agriculture needs to intervene and provide funding to councils nationwide.
22 January 2024 News
Limerick farmer fined in court after roofing contractor fall
The farmer and the farm company pleaded guilty to breaching health and safety regulations regarding construction works.
17 January 2024 News
Farmers to be inspected on livestock safety
The campaign of farm safety inspections will last for two weeks, beginning on Monday, 22 January.
Man aged in his 60s dies in Limerick farm fatality
The HSA has launched an investigation into the farm incident, which occurred in Co Limerick on Tuesday.
17 January 2024 News
HSA records 16 farm fatalities over 2023
Farming, fisheries and forestry accounted for more workplace fatalities than any other sector of the economy in 2023.
5 January 2024 News
Watch: wind farms – a lot more than meets the eye
The Irish Farmers Journal visited the recently completed Lenalea wind farm in Donegal to see what makes them tick.
25 December 2023 Renewables
News round-up from Northern Ireland
Weekly round-up of news from across the farming industry in Northern Ireland
22 November 2023 Northern Ireland
Mandatory ATV regulations officially come into effect
New regulations surrounding mandatory ATV training and the compulsory wearing of a helmet for all users have come into effect as of Monday 20 November, Peter Thomas Keaveney reports.
22 November 2023 News
Laurel tree delivers latest safety warning
Derek Robinson was caught out when cutting branches off a mature laurel in an area of woodland
15 November 2023 Northern Ireland
HSA ‘greatly concerned’ about injuries at marts
The HSA sent detailed information and guidance on safety with cattle, specifically at marts and lairages, to mart managers.
8 November 2023 News
Mandatory ATV training to come into effect next month – all you need to know
New regulations surrounding mandatory ATV training are due to come into effect on 20 November, less than a month away, Gary Abbott takes a look at what riders can expect.
25 October 2023 Farm machinery
Forestry confidence needs to be restored
"Words are too cheap now and will not do this. We need to see action." - Simon White, Chairman of LTWO Ltd Ash Dieback Committee, Nantenan, Askeaton, Co Limerick
11 October 2023 Letters