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Tillage
Time to start thinking about winter oilseed rape varieties
Siobhán Walsh
Many farmers will be thinking of planting oilseed rape and might start thinking about varieties in the coming weeks.
15 June 2022 Markets
Grain Trends: prices stable this week, but rapeseed drops
Markets are still moving up and down, but are still relatively stable. However, rapeseed did take a fall this week.
14 June 2022 News
Lower wheat supplies according to the WASDE report
The World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates Report is released by the United States Department of Agriculture.
Open day to show agronomy and machinery demos
The Drummonds open day will have trial plots and machinery demos. There will be also be an opportunity to discuss grass weeds, liquid fertiliser and forage crops.
12 June 2022 News
Unprecedented time for grain and feed markets
Grain markets have seen unprecedented rises recently for a variety of reasons. Understanding them is key to making sensible selling decisions as December wheat drops €40/t on recent highs.
1 June 2022 Markets
In pictures: our favourite readers' photos of the week
Take a look at some of our favourite readers' photos that were sent into us in the last week.
1 June 2022 News
Tillage area increases by over 6% in 2022
The increase in area was no doubt helped by the Tillage Incentive Scheme launched in March of this year.
26 May 2022 News
Home Farm: decisions to make on first cut silage
We are looking at vastly increased costs of producing the crops for the forthcoming harvest than was ever the case.
11 May 2022 Opinion
Spring sowing done in two rounds in Donegal
Stephen Robb takes a walk through crops in Donegal to see how they are developing this spring.
4 May 2022 Crops
Will there be a tillage summit?
A tillage summit was mentioned at the third meeting of the national fodder and food security committee.
4 May 2022 Dealer
Grain Trends: new crop up as old and new edge closer
New-crop prices continue to edge upwards in a volatile market where the gap between old- and new-crop prices continues to decrease.
4 May 2022 Markets
Grain Trends: old crop weakens while new crop rises
Supply projections for wheat and maize are once again driving price pressure in new-crop grain markets.
27 April 2022 Markets