Farm Programmes
Blue skies for Footprint Farmers Open Day in Tullamore
Ellen Durkin
The farm walk was held on Tullamore Farm last week and covered a range of topics from winter feed plans to hedge planting.
18 November 2022 Footprint Farmers
Merits of red clover silage to be discussed at Footprint Farmers open day
Red clover is best known for its ability to fix atmospheric nitrogen into a plant-available form, which it can supply the equivalent of approximately 300kg/ha/year to the crop.
16 November 2022 Footprint Farmers
Tullamore Farm set for Footprint Farmers Open Day
The event will run from 11am to 1pm on Tullamore Farm, Screggan, Co Offaly.
Tullamore Farm heifer sale preview
All roads lead to Roscrea on Wednesday 26 October for the fifth annual draft sale of heifers from Tullamore Farm. Adam Woods reports.
19 October 2022 Breeding & health
77 more lambs drafted for sale on Tullamore Farm
The lambs recorded positive slaughter performance with two batches of 34 and 43 head killing out at 45% to 46% and averaging an average sale value of €132.
15 October 2022 Tullamore Farm
Tullamore Farm: countdown to in-calf heifer sale
On Wednesday 26 October, the Irish Farmers Journal Tullamore Farm will host its annual sale of high replacement index in-calf heifers in Roscrea Mart.
14 October 2022 Breeding & health
Listeriosis, housing space and Tullamore farm heifer sale preview
Adam Woods takes a look at Listeriosis and avoiding incidences on your farm, lying space requirements and previes the upcoming Tullamore Farm heifer sale.
12 October 2022 Management
Lamb slaughter performance recovers on Tullamore Farm
The average kill-out of 30 lambs drafted on Thursday 22 September was 44.8% compared with just 42.2% for the last batch slaughtered on 1 September 2022.
24 September 2022 Tullamore Farm
Tullamore Farm: lambs kill out at 42% as poor growth rates linger
Martin Merrick chats to Tullamore Farm manager Shaun Diver about what's been happening on the farm this week.
9 September 2022 Management
Lamb drafting challenges laid bare in Tullamore Farm
The average killout of 82 lambs recently slaughtered was recorded at 42.2% but this ranged from as low as 38.5% killout to a top of 48.4%.
7 September 2022 Tullamore Farm
Sheep Management: slaughter performance, grazing plans and cobalt deficiency.
Management practices on all farms should take stock of lamb drafting progress and trying to get autumn grazing plans back on track.
7 September 2022 Management
Record readership for Irish Farmers Journal
Circulation sales of the title grew at a double-digit rate from the beginning of the pandemic.
7 September 2022 News