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Are small-scale solar farms viable?
Stephen Robb
Stephen Robb asks if developing a mini solar farm could be a viable alternative farm enterprise.
20 April 2022 Renewables
Solar PV pays on dairy farms
Stephen Robb runs through the numbers on a solar PV system on 100-cow and 300-cow dairy farms.
16 April 2022 News
10% to 15% increase in TAMS reference costs for sheep equipment
The reference costs for sheep fencing are 10% higher, while sheep equipment costs are 15% higher with the exception of EID readers and recording systems, which have not moved.
€128m worth of TAMS cash yet to be drawn down by farmers
Recent figures released by the Department show that significant funds approved for spending have yet to be utilised by farmers approved for investments.
11 April 2022 News