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Decision time for new veterinary college
Barry Murphy
More third level veterinary medicine places could be made available to hopeful CAO student applicants as early as next year.
1 February 2023 News
Decision time for new veterinary college
More third level veterinary medicine places could be made available to hopeful CAO student applicants as early as next year.
18 January 2023 News
Forestry and vet project winners at BT Young Scientist
Several agricultural, rural and forestry projects impressed judges at this year's BT Young Scientist exhibition.
Insta-stars: farming Instagram accounts to follow
Farming can often become a lonely job - it's long hours of hard work regardless of the weather, spent potentially alone.
27 December 2022 News
Fixing the navel route of infection
Careful management around calving is required to keep navel ill at bay. Kieran Mailey reports.
21 December 2022 Northern Ireland
Free vet consultation on farm parasites in 2023
Funding will continue next year to support farmers to determine the parasites on their farms and the products required to address them.
16 December 2022 News
Remote prescriptions could save co-ops - ICOS
Minister McConalogue must intervene to allow prescriptions to be issued remotely, the co-op group stated.
13 December 2022 News
Designing an efficient and safe handling facility
Constructing a handling facility that works for both farmer and animals requires careful planning and consideration.
7 December 2022 Farm buildings
Cold weather tips and Pneumonia treatments
This week's Beef Management takes a look at issues with dealing with the cold weather this week.
7 December 2022 Management
Vets want tightening of slaughter stunning rules
Veterinary Ireland is also pushing for meat to be labelled with information that would let shoppers know whether an animal was stunned or not before slaughter.
7 December 2022 News
Young Stock Podcast: Kerry-based vet and beef farmer Jarlath Sutton
Rachel Donovan talks to Jarlath Sutton, a mixed-animal vet, who, after becoming a qualified science teacher, went on to study veterinary in Budapest.
5 December 2022 News
Complications with bird flu vaccine rollout
Vaccinating for bird flu could have implications for international trade as it is unclear how it would affect the UK’s official avian influenza disease status.
30 November 2022 Northern Ireland