Irish Farmers Journal's Philip Doyle takes home two press photography awards
Anne O'Donoghue
Irish Farmers Journal picture editor and photographer Philip Doyle came second in the daily life and people category, as well as placing third in the reportage category at the PPAI awards.
28 November 2023 News
Young farmers: Cork sisters blazing a trail to glory
Having developed their own sheep flocks, Lucy accomplished a big ambition in 2023 when her All-Ireland winning Perth Blackface sheep were front and centre at the National Ploughing Championships.
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.
Watch: how will Ireland’s AD industry work
Stephen Robb talks to IFA environmental committee chair Paul O'Brien and CTO of Carbon AMS Pat Harte about the emerging Irish AD model and the opportunities for farmers.
11 October 2023 Renewables
Watch: solar and AD opportunities for farmers
As Budget day is upon us, we look back over a discussion held at this year’s National Ploughing Championships on what policies and supports are needed to accelerate the adoption of solar and AD
10 October 2023 Renewables
10% of food in public canteens to be organic
The Government has launched a proposal to make 10% of all the food it procures organic.
2 October 2023 News
Fears TAMS solar panels could be delayed until 2024
The current delays in processing applications under TAMS is prompting solar PV installers to warn farmers that solar panels may not be installed on farms until next year.
27 September 2023 News
In pictures: Macra attends the National Ploughing Championships
From breaking world records to attending FBD's Make the Moove launch, Macra really made the most of this month's Ploughing.
27 September 2023 Community
Industry wants Irish grain footprint before tillage ‘goes down the swanny’
Here are some of the top tillage quotes from the Irish Farmers Journal stand at the National Ploughing Championships.
27 September 2023 News
Solar, TAMS delay and AD launches – Ploughing 2023
At this year’s National Ploughing Championships, the Irish Farmers Journal held a number of renewables talks and spoke to attendees and exhibitors on the day. Here were the take home messages.
27 September 2023 Renewables
Farming’s green progress needs recognition - McGuinness
Ireland's farms are already implementing the changes needed on sustainability and this should be recognised, Commissioner McGuinness said.
27 September 2023 News
Farmer Writes: delivering a big bouncing bull
Farmer Karen McCabe writes about the delivery of her last calf of the year and why she was glad of some veterinary assistance.
27 September 2023 Farmer Writes