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Spread-A-Bale proves more simple alternative in Antrim
Gary Abbott
Gary Abbott caught up with James Watt, a Co Antrim dairy farmer, to find out why he for a Spread-a-bale Mini straw bedder over a typical mechanical straw blower.
16 September 2022 Pedigree
Northeastern Holstein Friesian breeders raise €18,000 for Ukraine
Holstein Friesian breeders in the northeast came together to raise huge funds for Ukraine.
IHFA ploughing exhibition and bull mother of the year competition
Laurence Feeney, of the Irish Holstein Friesian Association (IHFA), outlines what cows farmers can expect to see at the IHFA stand at this years' Ploughing Championships.
Call to hotline tipped off Department to dead calves
The Department of Agriculture “does not comment on ongoing investigations”, a spokesperson said.
14 September 2022 News
Watch: bullocks worth €15,000 on Japanese Wagyu farm
The Irish Farmers Journal visited a Wagyu beef and Holstein dairy farm outside Tokyo, Japan, with almost 2,000 head of cattle. Barry Murphy reports.
5 September 2022 News
My Farming Week: Bertie Roche, Kylemore, Abbey, Loughrea, Co Galway
Bertie Roche, who is milking cows for over 60 years in Galway, says he has never seen milk price as high in his life.
31 August 2022 News
Hilltara Undenied Apple crowned Bailey’s champion cow at Virginia
There was €10,000 up for grabs in the Bailey's all-Ireland cow competition held at Virginia Show on Wednesday.
24 August 2022 Pedigree
IHFA national open day in Limerick
Limerick hosted the biggest event in the IHFA calendar with the Frawley family hosting the national open day on their dairy farm.
20 July 2022 Pedigree