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NPA accounts show return to Ploughing meant a surge in turnover
Lorcan Roche Kelly
National Ploughing Association reports before-tax profit following two years of losses.
6 November 2023 News
Ploughing 2024 to return to Ratheniska for third year
Next year’s National Ploughing Championships will be held in Ratheniska from September 17 to 19.
16 October 2023 News
Irish ploughers retain world champion titles
The World Ploughing Contest took place in Kuldiga, Latvia, from 13 to 14 October.
Department spend at Ploughing nears €300,000
Spending at the Ploughing has continued to increase for the Department of Agriculture.
4 October 2023 News
In pictures: 66,250 descend on Ratheniska for day one of Ploughing 2023
Despite the wet weather for the first day of Ireland's largest outdoor event, spirits were high on the day.
19 September 2023 News
Ploughing 2023: everything you need to know
Ploughing 2023 kicks off in Ratheniska on Tuesday morning and the Irish Farmers Journal has everything you need to know, from traffic routes to panel discussions and interviews.
18 September 2023 News
Farmers' burning questions to be answered at Department stand
Located at block 3, row 21, stand 338, the Department has listed a range of issues that farmers can raise with officials.
18 September 2023 News
Ploughing a chance for farmers to 'blow-off steam'
National Ploughing Association (NPA) assistant director Anna Marie McHugh spoke to Barry Murphy about this year’s event.
17 September 2023 News
Ploughing practice makes perfect
Tillage, cattle and sheep farmer Michael Mahon is no stranger to organising and competing in ploughing matches. The Irish Farmers Journal caught up with Mahon ahead of Ploughing 2023.
15 September 2023 News
Aldi's brown bread baking contest returns
The winner of the competition will have their bread stocked across all Irish Aldi stores for the next year.
13 September 2023 News
Three days of demos and discussions on the IFJ stand at Ploughing 2023
Adam Woods takes a look at what’s happening on the Irish Farmers Journal stand at the 2023 National Ploughing Championships in Ratheniska, Co Laois.
13 September 2023 News
Government approached Ploughing to accommodate Ukrainian refugees
NPA assistant managing director Anna Marie McHugh was asked by Government if the Ploughing site would be a suitable venue for Ukrainian refugees.
5 September 2023 News