Weather hit to all farm incomes
Dairy and tillage farmers are suffering the worst of a general drop in profitability affecting all farming sectors after a full year of unseasonal weather.
The farmer's daily wrap: Castleblayney, chlorothalonil and Brexit
Here is your news round-up of the five top farming stories and weather outlook for 23 March 2019.
Pig prices are below the cost of production – IFA pig chair
IFA pig chair Tom Hogan has said that price increases from the pig factories are not coming quick enough.
Watch: new Agri Aware campaign to air in cinemas and on TV
The ‘Many Hats, One CAP’ advert is set to air on television and in cinemas in the coming weeks, with the campaign highlighting how important investment in agriculture is to the wider Irish economy.