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Factories not offering a better beef price is unacceptable – IFA
Anne O'Donoghue
IFA national livestock chair Declan Hanrahan said key market indicators and the supplies of finished cattle justify stronger beef prices.
11 April 2024 News
Cow and bull shot in Tipperary
A cow and bull were shot in a field at Lackabrack near the village of Killoscully last weekend.
How one beef farmer discovered Cultivate’s farmer-friendly finance
Meet Hillary Courtney, a part-time beef farmer, who, like many farmers throughout Ireland, was looking at ways to improve her farm, but was hampered by access to farmer-friendly finance.
Warrior battles tough conditions to top Carrick
Shanon Kinahan has the top prices from the multi breed sale in Carrick-on-Shannon last weekend.
10 April 2024 Pedigree
From shed to show ring
Shanon Kinahan has all the information you need ahead of the Showmanship Basics event in Tullamore this Saturday.
10 April 2024 Pedigree
Farming sidelined in Leaving Cert 'climate' course
There is no direct reference to tillage or livestock farming in the 35-page document which sets out the specifications for the proposed subject.
10 April 2024 News
New showmanship event from Tullamore Show
This event is a must for all young showing enthusiasts in the beef, sheep and dairy sector.
10 April 2024 News
Farmers need finance more than fodder
The winter looks like it may be coming to an end, but the long shadow cast by the last 18 months means farmers need financial backing. So how about a low-interest loan fund for smaller farmers?
10 April 2024 Dealer
David Kenny announced as British Society of Animal Science president
It was also announced that the BSAS annual conference in 2025 will be held in Galway.
9 April 2024 News
Lack of tillage support from fodder committee 'extremely disappointing' – IGGG
A statement from the IGGG said it was 'incredulous' only words of support offered to tillage farmers at this Tuesday’s fodder committee meeting.
9 April 2024 News
Everything farmers need to know about the new fodder support scheme
Minister Charlie McConalogue has announced the launch of a fodder transport support scheme to offset transport costs of fodder which involves a distance of more than 75km.
9 April 2024 News
New fodder transport measure for farmers
A fodder transport measure is to be available to farmers from 9 April. Amy Forde and Siobhán Walsh report.
9 April 2024 News