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Buildings
Tullamore Farm: new shed reaches completion
Martin Merrick
Our new slatted shed with a lie-back area was recently unveiled at our Beef and Sheep Open Day 2022, where we gave a full breakdown of the costs of the shed.
6 July 2022 Buildings
New suckler shed for expanding beef farmer and contractor
A recently completed suckler shed offers additional accommodation, slurry storage and shelter in the yard for Steven Dillon.
22 June 2022 Farm buildings
Housing requirements on Roscommon organic suckler farm
When it comes to suckler, beef and dairy farmers considering converting to organics housing requirements are said to be a significant barrier affecting many.
Planning permission for farm buildings
Martin Merrick outlines some of the requirements surrounding planning permission and farm structures.
22 June 2022 Farm buildings
Tullamore Farm’s new beef shed nears completion
The finishing touches are now being done on Tullamore Farm’s slatted shed in preparation for the open day on the farm.
7 June 2022 Buildings
Farm building costs spiral
Raw steel has jumped from €1,000/t to €2,000/t in the last three years, with cladding and timber prices also up post-pandemic.
20 April 2022 News
Beef management: weighing, weather and fertiliser
The latest advice and tips for beef farms this week.
23 February 2022 News