Farmer Writes: breeding season in full swing in Laois
The two paddocks the calves were on are closed for bales, as we have found before that the cows don’t like grazing them after the calves.
13 March 2024 News
First two Amazone Pantera 4504 sprayers sell in Ireland
Leinster Hydraulics and Farm Machinery recently delivered Ireland's first two Amazone Pantera 4504 self-propelled sprayers to customers in Co Dublin and Co Kildare.
28 February 2024 Markets
Camera at the Mart: confidence in Carlow calf trade
A slight reduction in Friesian bull calf numbers at early sales this year means there are more beef-cross calves available. Farmer buyers were very active for them in Carlow Mart this week.
Small Kildare holding packs a mighty punch
New to the market, a 25ac residential holding on the outskirts of Kilcullen heads for auction next month. With a pair of houses included in the mix, this is a sale that could generate interest.
14 February 2024 For Sale
Farmers' faith in garda policing very low
Farmers were asked if they felt that there was enough gardaí policing their local area.
3 January 2024 News
Geography a vital factor in a superb IFA election
An emotionally charged day saw the mutual respect between the candidates survive a gruelling process, as the IFA successfully "livetested" a new voting and validation system.
13 December 2023 News
Alice Doyle wins IFA’s deputy presidential race
There were just two candidates - Alice Doyle and Pat Murphy - in the running for IFA deputy president.
12 December 2023 News
IFA provincial appointments confirmed
The IFA have appointed Jackie Whelan Fagan and Joe Kelly as regional executives, the former for Leinster, the latter for Munster.
6 December 2023 Dealer
Quality to the fore in Tullamore for Hereford weekend
Last weekend was a very exciting one for all Hereford enthusiasts, writes Shanon Kinahan.
29 November 2023 Pedigree