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Boost for income tax and social welfare payments
Rachel Donovan
You can now earn an extra €3,200 at the lower tax rate of 20%.
28 September 2022 News
Excise on green diesel extended
Cuts to the national oil reserves agency levy are set to neutralise carbon tax increases for fuel when it comes to prices at the pump.
Win a year of agri fuel or two years of home heating at Ploughing 22!
If you’re in attendance at the Ploughing Championships this week, visit the Certa stand at Row 13 Stand 222, where you can enter our excellent competitions to win either of the following prizes
John Deere MultiFuel engine reduces Co2 emissions by 91%
As part of a recent sustainability event held in Germany, John Deere announced that it is working on a Stage V MultiFuel engine concept that allows the use of both biofuels and standard diesel.
14 September 2022 News
Energy use on farms down 28% in 20 years
Energy use on farms has seen a steady decrease over the past 20 years.
7 September 2022 Climate and environment
Green diesel prices up 22c/l in three weeks
Despite crude oil prices running at a three-month low, fuel prices have gone the opposite direction, with volatility and the euro-dollar parity having a major impact on pricing.
31 August 2022 News
Red diesel prices surge to 110p/litre
Farmers purchasing red diesel this week will have seen a sharp rise in fuel costs.
31 August 2022 Northern Ireland
Energy costs overtake labour costs on pig farms
Pig farms are facing yet another financial challenge as the cost of energy soars.
10 August 2022 Pigs
Win a €500 fuel voucher at Tullamore Farm beef and sheep open day
Download the FarmersMarket.ie app to be in with a chance of winning a €500 fuel voucher.
25 July 2022 News
Red diesel prices continue to fall
The cost of fuelling farm machinery is coming down as the price of red diesel falls
20 July 2022 Northern Ireland
No oil supply difficulties expected over the coming months – Department
In the context of worst-case scenarios such as diesel shortages, Department modelling shows that a number of service stations would be deemed designated critical service stations.
17 July 2022 News
Farmers to be wary of fuel thefts - gardaí
Laois-Offaly crime prevention officer Graham Kavanagh said that fuel thefts are on the rise in his area.
16 July 2022 News