Warning over ‘reactionary short-term decisions’ on nitrates land
Caitríona Morrissey
The latest Land Mobility Service reveals a huge demand for land deals, but warns about 'herd thinking' on nitrates.
Making jet fuel from slurry
The challenge to decarbonise the aviation sector is great but agriculture could be about to play a pivotal role in the production of sustainable aviation fuel.
23 March 2023 News
€200/ac to €400/ac for leasing in midlands
There is extra interest in leasing of land this year because of a rise in prices. Here are a sample of the farms on offer in the midlands.
It makes little economic sense to buy land at current prices
Farmers who borrow to buy land are almost guaranteed to lose money.
18 March 2023 News
How to successfully lease out your land
A land lease will be in place for five years or more and it is important the process is done correctly from the start. Here is advice from auctioneer Michael Barry.
18 March 2023 News
Slashed CAP entitlement values fuel more sales
Early indications from the trade point to a sharp increase in interest in the sale of entitlements without lands, with lower entitlement values taking the gloss off leasing.
8 March 2023 Schemes
Policy driving lease costs, not dairy farmers
In this comment article, Dairy Editor Aidan Brennan takes a look at the causes, implications and practicalities of the land leasing market.
8 March 2023 Management
Half of tillage farmers fear losing leased land
Tillage farmers are struggling to hold onto leased land as the pressure from the new nitrates regulations hits home.
1 March 2023 News
Pair of Co Cavan farms for leasing
A pair of farms in Co Cavan are available for leasing with Charles J Clerkin Auctioneers.
22 February 2023 Property
Grazing well on track in south Cork
With over 26% of the farm grazed and 70% of all cows in the business calved, things are running smoothly for Cork farmer Joe Deane.
22 February 2023 Grass & feeding
Milk price cuts fail to dent dairy farmer demand for land
Dairy farmers paid between €400/ac and €500/ac for land in Kilkenny last week and remain active across the south and east.
20 February 2023 News
Three leases available in Monaghan
Fee & Associates has a number of farms available for lease in Co Monaghan.
8 February 2023 For Sale