The German farm union is proposing that EU satellite information could be used to solve the issue of time-consuming farm paperwork.
By Hannah Quinn-Mulligan on 16 February 2018
A high powered delegation of Irish and Brussels officials were out inspecting farms this week.
By Caitríona Morrissey on 26 October 2017
Carlow-based firm Tanco will showcase its latest kit at Ploughing 2017.
By Alistair Chambers on 14 September 2017
Richie Hackett looks at the use of sensors to calculate the nutrition requirements of soil.
By Contributor on 23 June 2017
The Department of Agriculture is using satellite imagery to investigate all recent incidents of illegal burning of land.
By Odile Evans on 17 May 2017
A new technology that uses satellites and sensors will be able to generate 70% more production on farms in the next 30 years and enable you to farm down to an individual plant.
By Laura Roddy on 10 November 2016
Farmers lost nearly €5m in penalties in 2015. Figures presented to the Charter of Rights meeting last week show that 4,499 farmers received sanctions, mainly for cross compliance issues.
By Odile Evans on 13 October 2016
A leader in his field, Dutch farmer Jakob van den Borne eats, lives and breathes the science behind precision farming. The Irish Farmers Journal visited the farm last week to find out more.
By Amy Nora Fitzgibbon on 21 March 2016