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Succession 'doomed' unless farm is viable
Declan O’Brien
The agri-consultant also called for more research into the “economic price” that could be justified for land purchases and land rental.
3 July 2024 Dealer
Cold water poured on Coolmore speculation
The Dealer got an interesting call about a Carrick-on-Suir farm that’s on the market.
26 June 2024 Dealer
Bidding on Tipp farm heating up
The residential farm at Ballynacloona, Carrick-on-Suir, went under the hammer on 12 June but was withdrawn at €1.8m (€14,000/ac) as it did not reach the reserve price.
1% of farms own 70% of global farmland new study reveals
The new worldwide study also highlighted that global land prices have doubled in the 15 years since 2008.
14 May 2024 News
Farm Tech Talk: mart trade, concrete costs and bad weather
The mart trade, rising concrete costs and the impact of the continued bad weather all feature on this week's show.
29 March 2024 News
Coolmore poised to add another 535ac to Tipperary land bank
Two farms in the county are expected to be added to the Magnier family's portfolio. Amy Forde and Caitríona Morrissey report.
27 March 2024 News
Teagasc warns of potato shortage
Potato farmers and Teagasc are warning of a potato shortage this year due to seed scarcity and wet ground.
20 March 2024 News
Strong and steady land market in Northern Ireland
Tight supply and strong demand during 2023 helped put land prices in Northern Ireland at their second highest level on record. Peter McCann reports.
20 March 2024 News
Exclusive: land price gap widens
A 2.9% drop in average price last year wiped out the 3% rise seen in 2022.
13 March 2024 News
Land in NI averaging £13,800/ac
Land prices were at record highs in three counties in NI last year, namely Down, Antrim and Fermanagh.
13 March 2024 Northern Ireland
Land market hit by difficult farming year
Bad weather along with high costs and low prices for farmers saw a small drop in national average price last year.
13 March 2024 News
Barne Estate: Magnier gave €50,000 to ‘strapped for cash’ Thomson Moores
The latest filings in the Barne Estate court case set out John Magnier’s reasons for giving two envelopes of cash and a €500,000 trust fund to the Thomson Moore family. Caitríona Morrissey reports.
29 January 2024 News