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Beef
Thrive financials - can dairy beef be profitable?
Declan Marren
Declan Marren takes a look at the financial performance of stock from the demo farm over the last number of years.
27 July 2022 News
Payment rates 'not enough' to drive organic conversion
Recent moves to increase organic farm payments have not convinced many of a potential future in the sector, according to farmers at the Tullamore Farm open day.
27 July 2022 Management
€1,000/ha net margin attainable on drystock farms
Adam Woods takes a look back at some of the main messages from the financial performance of Tullamore Farm at the open day this week.
Importance of support payments highlighted
Adam Woods takes a look at the 2021 finances of Tullamore Farm, including a look at what things are looking like for 2022.
20 July 2022 Tullamore Farm
Slow uptake of free soil scheme
DAERA has extended the deadline for farmers in zone one of the Soil Nutrient Health Scheme to 31 August 2022.
6 July 2022 Northern Ireland
Tissue tagging will stay in NI
Progress with new BVD legislation and a livestock genetics programme in Northern Ireland has been painfully slow.
8 June 2022 Northern Ireland
Farmers must get on board with soil scheme
The £45m soil nutrient health scheme is a world leading initiative that will provide a vital baseline for NI farming.
25 May 2022 Northern Ireland
Teagasc set for U-turn on suckler advice
Adam Woods takes a look at some recent Teagasc analysis on beef enterprise margins.
4 May 2022 News
Editorial: organics look like the only future for suckling
Looking beyond the current year, the Teagasc 2027 roadmap for suckling continues to question the economic benefits of operating at high stocking levels.
4 May 2022 Editorial
Minister announces new farm support policy for Northern Ireland
Minister for agriculture in Northern Ireland Edwin Poots has announced details around the future of farm support payments.
24 March 2022 News