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Lots more to the Linguan Valley than just Knockroe passage tomb
Amii McKeever
Situated on the southwest Kilkenny and southeast Tipperary border. The Lingaun River separates parishes, counties, provinces and dioceses while uniting the local communities. Amii McKeever writes
27 October 2020 Viewpoints
Finding stories within the 5km
It can be difficult to keep up a work/life balance while working from home during lockdown, but what about finding farming stories within 5km of Castleknock? Damien O'Reilly writes.
30 September 2020 Damien O'Reilly
Damien’s Diary: more to the story than meets the eye
No one wants to ban alcohol to stop alcoholism - why should we need to ban farming to stop climate change? Damien O'Reilly writes.
Damien’s Diary: more to the story than meets the eye
No one wants to ban alcohol to stop alcoholism - why should we need to ban farming to stop climate change? Damien O'Reilly writes.
29 September 2020 Opinion
Adventures in small holding: raising poultry
This four-part series, in conjunction with Maria Moynihan’s DIY Farmer stories, will give you the practical information you need to start the journey to self-sufficiency. Janine Kennedy writes.
15 July 2020 Features
Damien’s Diary: see it from the farmer's perspective
Input from the Green Party on the new government's agricultural programme is good news - Damien O'Reilly explains why.
24 June 2020 Damien O'Reilly
Why a Green government will be good for agriculture
Input from the Green Party on the new Government's agricultural programme is good news – Damien O'Reilly explains why.
23 June 2020 Viewpoints
Meeting and eating under the COVID-19 cloud
Katherine O’Leary momentarily forgets COVID-19 restrictions and enjoys covering the silage pit.
Biodiversity week: in conversation with Donal Sheehan
Even the largest commercial farms can make small changes to increase the biodiversity on their lands, writes Janine Kennedy.
21 May 2020 Gardening
Damien's Diary: welcome to the world of farming
If you're concerned about the future of your livelihood, you may finally understand what it's like to be a farmer, writes Damien O'Reilly.
29 April 2020 Damien O'Reilly
Welcome to the world of farming
If you're concerned about the future of your livelihood, you may finally understand what it's like to be a farmer, writes Damien O'Reilly.
28 April 2020 Viewpoints
Finance: the ins and outs of online banking
With social distancing in place, many are making the jump into online or phone banking methods. Janine Kennedy shares information on how to get started.
1 April 2020 Consumer