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Dairy
Aurivo boosts fixed milk price
Rachel Donovan
There is a gap of 15c/l between fixed milk price schemes and the open market.
24 May 2022 News
Farmer Writes: what goes up must come down
Farmer Joe Collingborn talks food security, grain prices and the benefits of using his new Hereford bull this year.
23 May 2022 Management
Dairy management: how to look after clover seedlings
Clover seedlings are at a delicate stage and need to be looked after, writes Aidan Brennan.
Arrabawn moves on fixed milk price
With close to one billion litres of milk in fixed milk price schemes and a gap of 15c/l between fixed and open market, some farmers are hurting badly on fixed milk price schemes.
22 May 2022 News
Agri jobs: farm manager sought for 240-cow herd
From milking cows to buffalo, there's lots of jobs on offer this week.
21 May 2022 News
Wet and windy May good for some, bad for others
The outlook for grass growth rates over the coming week remains strong, writes Aidan Brennan.
21 May 2022 Management
Watch or listen: Farm Tech Talk - The Livestock Show
May is on the way out and the mixed weather is leading to lots of grass on farms, but taking out paddocks for silage is tricky.
20 May 2022 News
Mind the bees this biodiversity week
National Biodiversity Week takes place from 13 to 22 May 2022. Farmers can do plenty to improve biodiversity on their farms.
Weekly podcast: live exports, beef prices, milk prices and pigs
This week's podcast features Adam Woods on live exports and beef prices, Jack Kennedy on milk prices, Kerry Co-op and the Food Vision dairy group and Noel Bardon on pigs.
19 May 2022 Podcast
Arrabawn lifts April milk price to 47.6c/l
The co-op rose the price paid for April milk supplies on those it paid for the month of March.
19 May 2022 News
Kerry Co-op poised to move on dairy factories
Kerry Co-op directors are investigating how they might manage the acquisition of the dairy processing arm from Kerry Group.
18 May 2022 News
Milk prices soar for April supplies
Dairygold is offering the highest base price for milk supplied in April so far.
18 May 2022 News