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Who is responsible for an animal that died at the mart?
Aisling Meehan
Our agri solicitor Aisling Meehan answers a reader query in relation to who is responsible for the cost of an animal that died at the mart with the seller at home abiding by COVID-19 restrictions.
11 November 2020 Features
Legal Matters: who is responsible for an animal that died at the mart?
Our agri solicitor Aisling Meehan answers a reader query in relation to an unfortunate incident at a mart while adhering to COVID-19 restrictions
18 December 2019 Features
My Country Living: things have changed since then
Jimmy Walsh has been employed by Leinster Co-Op Marts since his twenties and shares the history of the co-operative mart in Carlow. In conversation with Gillian Richardson
Damien's Diary: getting Moor farmers moo-ving
Does the community incentive of 'Fit Farmers' in Moore, Co Roscommon have the potential to become a nationwide campaign, asks Damien O'Reilly
27 February 2019 Damien O'Reilly
Damien's Diary: getting Moor farmers moo-ving
Does the community incentive of 'Fit Farmers' in Moore, Co Roscommon have the potential to become a nationwide campaign, asks Damien O'Reilly
26 February 2019 Viewpoints
Damien's Diary: the beauty of the mart
The nervousness of the seller, the excitement of the buyer and the whack of the auctioneer's hammer. Damien O'Reilly reflects on the beauty of the mart
12 December 2018 Damien O'Reilly
Damien's Diary: the beauty of the mart
The nervousness of the seller, the excitement of the buyer and the whack of the auctioneer's hammer. Damien O'Reilly reflects on the beauty of the mart.
11 December 2018 Viewpoints
Not to be missed: RTÉ’s Nationwide at Aurivo’s Balla Mart in Co Mayo
Irene Bermingham takes an eye-opening trip to Balla Mart in time for a Nationwide special
25 July 2018 Features
Strong mart demand for cull cows
Prices in the marts for good-quality lots are significantly ahead of that on offer at local meat plants.
8 November 2017 News
News briefs from Northern Ireland
First Tier 2 approvals coming soon, NI mart demos in November, new slaughter plant coming in NI and advance payments hit bank accounts.
18 October 2017 News
Sucklers sell for up to £4,300 at Markethill
Clive and Joel Richardson who are converting to milk production offered 100 suckler cows for sale.
13 September 2017 News
In pictures: 'It was like a bombsite' – mart destroyed by floods
A mart in Tyrone was devastated by the floods on Tuesday night.
25 August 2017 News