The knock-on effects of a challenging few months include a fodder deficit from cows being housed a month earlier and fewer 2016-born progeny hitting the target of finishing off grass.
By Darren Carty on 20 November 2017
A number of agriculture and food science events are open to the public and school students around the country this week.
By Thomas Hubert on 13 November 2017
"There is no vision for beef farming in Ireland like the vision for dairy. All the eggs are making their way into the dairy basket" – Alan Wood, West of Ireland Suckler Farmer.
By Letters to the Editor on 09 November 2017
The cost of preventing accidents on farms came up at a farm safety event this week, but experts say there is a lot you can do to make your working environment safer without spending money.
By Tommy Moyles on 08 November 2017
Teagasc is to host a series of 12 organic farm walks commencing in December and running until July 2018.
By Caitríona Morrissey on 31 October 2017
Have you missed out on any of the top stories today? Catch up with the top five stories from www.farmersjournal.ie today, 25 October 2017.
By Hannah Quinn-Mulligan on 25 October 2017
In this week's podcast, we join discussions on calf registrations, malting barley prices, Teagasc's accounts and women in agriculture.
By Thomas Hubert on 27 October 2017
Teagasc’s annual report for 2016, published this Wednesday, shows increasing revenue and replenishment of staff lost during the recession, but management says public salary levels are too low.
By Thomas Hubert on 25 October 2017