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Beef
Calf slaughtering back on 2023 levels
Adam Woods
Adam Woods has the latest on the drop in the number of calves being slaughtered in 2024.
12 February 2024 News
Young Stock Podcast: 10 years on from returning to the family farm
Catch up with dairy farmer Enda Walsh on balancing returning home with travel, the mindset needed for farming full-time with your parents and the KPIs central to successful spring calving.
5 February 2024 Podcast
Young Stock Podcast: Blakiston Houston Estates
In this week' podcast, Peter McCann speaks to Jack Blakiston Houston from BH Estates based near Dundonald, Co Down.
Young Stock Podcast: milking pedigree Holsteins and making TikToks
John Halton from Co Meath is a full-time dairy farmer who studied in Harper Adams University.
29 January 2024 News
Milk replacer costs drop by 16%
The downturn in the global dairy market has had some positive impacts on raw ingredient prices for milk replacers, writes Aidan Brennan.
17 January 2024 Calves
Protocol for registering calves in genotyping programme
Erin Kennedy from ICBF outlines the protocol for farmers participating in the National Genotyping Programme this spring.
17 January 2024 Calves
Young Stock Podcast: events manager and business owner at 27
On this week's Young Stock Podcast, Sarah McIntosh speaks to Laura Short Murphy, events manager at AJS Promotions and owner of Sliced Meals.
15 January 2024 Podcast
Listen: ‘machinery prices have levelled off, but I can't see prices dropping'
This week, Peter Thomas Keaveney catches up with Offaly man Scott Shaw, who works full-time in the family’s farm machinery retail business, Tom Shaw Farm Machinery.
10 January 2024 News
Young Stock Podcast: 'there'll always be farmers in the west of Ireland'
Ballinrobe Mart manager Teresa Gibsey is this week's guest on the Young Stock Podcast.
1 January 2024 Podcast
In pictures: young stars shining bright on the 2023 show circuit
Shanon Kinahan takes a look back on the sunshine and smiles of the 2023 show and sale season.
26 December 2023 Pedigree
Young Stock Podcast: milking cows and setting milk price
On this week's Young Stock Podcast, Amy Forde speaks to dairy farmer Aisling Neville about milking cows and setting milk price at Lakeland Dairies.
25 December 2023 Podcast
Young Stock Podcast: navigating the globe and cultivating a career in machinery
On this week's podcast we chat with Diarmuid Lonergan, product demonstrator with the Kverneland Group Ireland. We find out about his role and his journey so far, including his time spent abroad.
11 December 2023 Podcast