Grass covers wilt as the southeast sizzles
Declan O'Brien
Grass growth in Wexford has collapsed to 33kg/ha/day, but the levels recorded in Mayo have held at 66kg/ha/day.
13 August 2022 News
10 steps farmers can take to mitigate farmland fires
Wexford Fire Services has outlined a list of steps farmers can take to prevent fire and stop the spread should they start.
13 August 2022 News
Agri jobs: English 450-cow dairy farm seeks Irish worker
A number of roles have become available on dairy farms in both Ireland and the UK.
Watch: major crop fire in Ferns, Wexford
The fire in Ferns was one of five farmland fires which took place in Wexford on Thursday 11 August.
12 August 2022 News
Robotic mower makes light work of steep Wexford banks
Peter Thomas Keaveney caught up with a Wexford contractor who has invested in two robotic mowers to run alongside three hedge cutters to cut vegetation on the steep banks of motorways.
3 August 2022 Farm machinery
Technological university series: South East Technological University
For the final instalment of our technological university series, Janine Kennedy learns about the most recently established: South East Technological University.
27 July 2022 Education
Four resignations from Irish Limousin Cattle Society
The resignations include those of the society’s president, a national council member and representatives from its northwest and southwest clubs.
25 July 2022 Pedigree
Kehoe Brothers take on Pöttinger
Pöttinger Ireland has announced the recent appointment of Kehoe Brothers Machinery Limited for the Austrian manufacturers full product range.
20 July 2022 News
My Farming Week: Jonathan Crowley, Clonroche, Enniscorthy, Wexford
Jonathan Crowley is farm manager on a 200-cow dairy farm in Co Wexford which is also produces strawberries across the south-east.
20 July 2022 News
Agri jobs: 400-cow Tipperary dairy farm seeks manager
Farm managers are in high demand across the south of the country this week.
16 July 2022 News
Goweil kit set to make FTMTA show debut
The Cooney Furlong Machinery Company in Co Wexford will showcase the Austrian range of Goweil machinery to the public for the first time on its stand in Punchestown.
6 July 2022 Farm machinery
This week in photos: topping, farm walks and sheep
Our top farming photos from the past week include the Irish Seed Association open day in Kildare, preparing sheep for summer sales in Mayo, ECAF farm visit in Meath and a farm walk in Wexford.
3 July 2022 News