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Tillage Podcast: figures show Irish grain is best for the environment
Siobhán Walsh
There's a strong focus on Irish grain on this week's podcast and rightly so, as figures display its low carbon footprint.
18 January 2023 News
Winter cereal area decline set to bring huge spring and harvest workload
Bad weather has resulted in poor winter cereal crop establishment and this will feed into the workload for the season ahead.
8 December 2022 News
Tillage podcast: milling wheat, frosty weather for ploughing and BYDV
On this week’s show the tillage team discuss the frosty weather, opportunities for milling wheat in Ireland and of course grain markets.
Tillage podcast: breaking yield records this harvest
From record yields to marketing potatoes there is a lot to talk about on this week’s Irish Farmers Journal Tillage Podcast.
24 November 2022 News
Record yields put harvest 2022 at estimated 2.42m tonnes
Good weather and increased area made for an enjoyable harvest, which saw record yields hit.
22 November 2022 News
Tillage events back to in-person normality
There are a number of tillage events coming up in the next few weeks and months, the majority of which plan to be held in person.
20 November 2022 News
Tillage podcast: should farmers be looking into solar and AD?
On this week’s show Siobhán Walsh is joined by Stephen Robb and the pair talk potatoes, winter cereals and renewable energy.
17 November 2022 News
Tillage Podcast: will there be an opportunity to plant?
On this week’s podcast, Andy Doyle and Siobhán Walsh discuss weather, opportunities for fieldwork, targeting 15t/ha on winter wheat and the From the Tramlines summary.
10 November 2022 News
A great year in the Tramlines on yield, price and weather
The Tramlines farmers share their highs and lows of the year gone by and thankfully it’s mostly highs. Andy Doyle and Siobhán Walsh report.
9 November 2022 From the Tramlines
Planting finished on Tramlines farms
Planting has finished up on these Tramlines farms and some herbicides have been applied, but wet weather is making fieldwork a challenge.
2 November 2022 From the Tramlines
From the Tramlines: a lot planted and more to plant
It’s a busy time on the Tramlines farms and while some have finished planting due to weather, others have more to do.
26 October 2022 From the Tramlines
Tillage Podcast: planting survey results and French crops
We talk planting progress in Ireland and France as weather halts progress with drills across the country.
20 October 2022 News