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‘Full weight of the law’ needed for Limerick calf case – Kelleher
Barry Murphy
There should be a full criminal investigation into the discovery of a large number of dead calves on a Limerick farm this month, says one of the area’s MEPs.
21 September 2022 Property
25.25ac for auction in Co Limerick
The area is midway between Bruree and Bruff and 32km from Limerick City.
14 September 2022 News
Call to hotline tipped off Department to dead calves
The Department of Agriculture “does not comment on ongoing investigations”, a spokesperson said.
Net-zero status maintained in ‘less than 5%’ of scenarios - UL research
Successful scenarios demanded substantial cattle herd reduction, a dramatic increase in rates of afforestation and re-wetting most drained organic soils, according to the research.
14 September 2022 News
Take 10 with Breda Leahy, Director of Curtains Direct
Director of Curtains Direct Breda Leahy talks to Maria Moynihan about being in business for over 40 years, the best advice she got along the way, interior trends; and her quirkiest commissions.
7 September 2022 Features
Department investigating discovery of dead calves in Co Limerick
The number of calves found dead has been reported to exceed 100, although the Department of Agriculture was unable to comment on the ongoing investigation.
5 September 2022 News
Agrijobs: Mayo dairy farm seeks farm manager
A number of roles have become available on dairy farms across the country, as well as an equine yard assistant in Co Waterford.
3 September 2022 News
Flintoff bowls them over in Limerick
Shanon Kinahan reports from the Limerick county show, which took place at Limerick Racecourse at the weekend.
31 August 2022 Pedigree
Salesian college dairy herd goes down with TB
The 460-cow strong dairy herd had no previous history of TB reactors until the tests this August.
30 August 2022 News
Farmer views at Tullamore Show: ‘9-5 is becoming a little bit more attractive’
Farmers at the Tullamore Show on Sunday shared their views on emissions targets and their future in the sector.
17 August 2022 News
Agri Careers: UL’s comprehensive Equine Science Course
Would you like to follow a career in the horse industry? Gary McLaughlin sat down with staff at UL to find out what taking the course entails.
17 August 2022 Education
Agri jobs: English 450-cow dairy farm seeks Irish worker
A number of roles have become available on dairy farms in both Ireland and the UK.
13 August 2022 News