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Beef
Five tips to prepare for autumn calving
Kieran Mailey
On farms where autumn calving gets under way in August, outlined are some preparation tips.
Putting passion into practice
Co Tyrone teenager, James Roulston has set up his own pedigree suckler herd and started his own engineering workshop. Kieran Mailey reports.
1 June 2022 Pedigree
Cloughbrack Sunrise lights up Tullamore at €10,000
Adam Woods reports from the Irish Charolais Cattle Society May sale of Charolais bulls in Tullamore Mart at the weekend.
My Farming Week: Robin Cherry, Carnlee, Ballymena, Co Antrim
Robin Cherry has developed a successful business growing pak choi with his son Adrian in Co Antrim.
25 May 2022 News
Low-income farm sectors being ‘crucified’ – ICSA
The CAP Strategic Plan is not delivering for active cattle and sheep farmers, says the Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers Association (ICSA).
5 May 2022 News
Bovine cattle herd 140,000 head higher on 1 February 2022
The increase in numbers is being underpinned by continued expansion in the dairy herd, with 49,678 more dairy cows, 45,976 more male dairy calves and 38,068 more dairy heifers on farms.
17 April 2022 News
Sammy seals the deal at €10,500 in Elphin
Adam Woods reports from the premier Charolais show and sale of bulls held in Elphin.
30 March 2022 News
Watch: tough day’s trading for Charolais in Tullamore
Adam Woods was in Tullamore mart on Saturday for the first Irish Charolais Cattle Society show and sale of 2022.
2 March 2022 News
Agri jobs: 120-cow Laois farm seeks herd manager
Take a look at some of the exciting roles on offer in the industry this week.
19 February 2022 News
Rolex hits 38,000gns in Carlisle
Adam Woods reports from last week’s Carlisle pedigree Limousin sale, always a big day in the Limousin calendar.
16 February 2022 News
In pictures: sucklers top €1,980 in Clones
Niamh Gunn attended Clones Mart's suckler sale on Thursday, which included a clearance sale of top-quality suckler cows.
27 January 2022 News
Beef-sired calf births up 3.4% in 2021
The number of beef-sired calf births registered in NI increased by 3.4% during 2021.
19 January 2022 Northern Ireland