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Editorial: plenty on the mind as farmers look to the future
Justin McCarthy
Farmers have seen through reassurances from Government that emission reduction measures will be voluntary.
10 August 2022 Management
Way Out West: Making the most of it in Mayo
Off-farm employment is nothing new in drystock enterprises, but north Mayo suckler farmer J.P Leonard has a few extra irons in the fire.
13 July 2022 Grass & feeding
Way Out West: Out on the edge in south Kerry
Running a spring-calving system in south Kerry, Conn O'Shea runs a steady ship in a suckler stronghold.
Suckler farming is a ‘challenging space’ – Minister Hackett
Rachel Donovan spoke to Minster Pippa Hackett at Beef 2022 on Tuesday 5 July.
6 July 2022 News
Teagasc BEEF 2022: a forum to discuss key challenges facing the beef sector
BEEF 2022 will finish with a forum where a panel of leading experts will address the key challenges facing beef farmers and the industry and how these can be addressed.
29 June 2022 News
Drystock sector's dependence on direct payments confirmed
The Teagasc survey shows that direct payments make up 138% of family farm income on suckler holdings.
15 June 2022 News