Watch: What snow? Combines and balers in action in February
There was a break in the weather last weekend before the beast from the east hit the country on Tuesday night which saw farmers baling straw, ploughing and even cutting last autumn's barley.
Hijacking of term ‘sustainable’ by anti-GMO groups misleading – UCC scientists
Scientists from University College Cork have said it is grossly misleading of anti-GMO groups to equate GMO cultivation-free status with green, sustainable food production.
Weekly weather: big variation in rainfall across the country
Normal rainfall for the time of year is expected along west and northwest coasts this week, but only around 10% of normal levels could fall in south and southeast coastal areas.
3,200-year-old cheese discovered in ancient Egyptian tomb
Scientists have been able to identify a previously unknown material found in a tomb in Egypt as cheese, that was made from sheep or goat milk.