Time to plan for the worst as Brexit reality bites
It is time to tell farmers what tools will be put in place to support their incomes – not from 29 March but in the coming weeks as the volatile political environment creates currency shocks.
Beef farmers need immediate support if they are to survive
There is a point at which a crisis moves beyond merely issuing statements and holding meetings to lament the problem, writes Justin McCarthy.
The right mix key to unlocking benefits of reseeding
It is encouraging to see Teagasc research continue to push the boundaries of what can be achieved. The research is pointing to tetraploid varieties having superior grazing efficiency.
Producer organisations need to be radical if they are to be relevant
We can’t keep doing the same thing year after year with suckler beef and expect a different result, writes Justin McCarthy.