The forestry dilemma: reassessing how we reach our forestry targets
The whole issue of impediments to the development of the Irish forestry sector has significant economic impact on the wood processing and exporting sectors.
Sucklers still have a place in NI farming
A well run suckler system is able to generate a positive margin before direct payments.
Taking the egg out of the omelette is proving difficult – if not impossible
Irish farmers may have to pay more to get into a market that would be worth less – tariffs would drive up the cost of business.
Brexit prediction is a dangerous occupation
Prediction is a dangerous occupation in this shambolic environment, but it looks, on Wednesday afternoon, as if extension is the most likely outcome.