Ministers issue safety reminder ahead of big freeze
Noel Bardon
Farmers have been asked to keep safety in mind over the cold period of weather that will make farming more risky.
5 December 2022 News
Four research groups granted €1.5m to study soils
A series of soils research announcements have been made by Minister Martin Heydon on World Soil Day 2022.
30 November 2022 Dealer
Farm deaths spike a stark reminder
Three recent farm deaths are a stark reminder of just how dangerous farming is.
Concrete policy changes expected from new women in agriculture event
The National Dialogue on Women in Agriculture will take place in Portlaoise on St Brigid's Day of next year.
29 November 2022 News
Unsafe practices must be 'socially unacceptable' - Heydon
Speaking at a farm safety conference in Teagasc Ashtown, Minister Martin Heydon also launched a series of short vidoes called 'Managing Farm Safety and Health'.
23 November 2022 News
Malaysian market opens for Irish pigmeat
The Malaysian market of some 33m people consuming on average 17kg of pigmeat annually has opened for the Irish pig sector.
23 November 2022 Pigs
Will the cabinet reshuffle see McConalogue move?
With a change of Taoiseach, there will be some form of Government reshuffle. It's guesswork after that, I'm afraid.
16 November 2022 Dealer
Almost €1m in funds allocated to two tillage research projects
The projects will focus on the breeding of more diverse barley and wheat in Ireland.
14 November 2022 News
Dempsey at Large: shattering myths
Can the meat sector replicate the political and scientific acceptance the dairy industry has achieved?
26 October 2022 Viewpoints
Minister Heydon launches Bioeconomy Ireland Week 2022
The bioeconomy encompasses all sectors and associated services and investments that produce, use, process, distribute or consume biological resources.
17 October 2022 News
Farmers gain access to energy support scheme
Farmers will be allowed draw down funds to compensate for high electricity and gas prices.
28 September 2022 News
Teagasc farm machinery simulators launched at Ploughing
Teagasc’s new farm machinery safety simulators will be rolled out for use by all Teagasc students.
20 September 2022 News