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PHOTOS: 4-bedroom house and holding with ‘hobby’ farm opportunities for €199,000

A 4-bedroom partly-built dormer house on approximately 20-acres land (if required) has been introduced to the market. The residence, located in Srah Lower, Rooskey, Doocastle, Mayo...

‘There is most likely to be a high incidence of liver fluke cases’

Liver fluke is a parasite that infects ruminant animals, writes Patricia Lynch, drystock advisor, Teagasc Westport. Influenced by climate, it mostly occurs during times of...

Murphy’s Motors to celebrate 60 years by giving away New Holland tractor

2020 marks the 60th year anniversary from when local farm machinery business, Murphy’s Motors, Glenmore, opened their doors and became part of the New...

PHOTOS: Detached dwelling house with land in 8 divisions for €275,000

A detached dwelling house, outbuildings, holding yard and circa 9.87 hectares/c.24.369-acres are for sale in Cavan. O’ Reilly Taylor and Tweedy has introduced the property...

Things fathers/mothers say to their farming sons and daughter when going to the mart

‘You’ll get sense by the time you are my age’ ‘We have enough of cattle’ ‘There is no need for you to go...

‘If approved, this PGI status has the potential to improve the market positioning of Irish beef’

Stakeholders on the Beef Taskforce have agreed in principle to support the draft application for PGI status for Irish grass-fed beef. Following yesterday’s meeting, the Minister for Agriculture,...

10 month jail term proposed for those who steal family pet

Aontú leader, Peadar Tóibín TD, is set to introduce a Bill which would ensure a minimum of a 10-month prison sentence for anyone convicted...

Weather: Hail with lows of 4 degrees

There will be sunny spells and scattered showers today (Friday, October 23rd), mainly in the west and north, according to Met Éireann. Temperatures will reach...

‘Very good’ trade for all classes at Blessington Mart

A large entry went under the hammer at Blessington Mart on Thursday (October 22nd), according to a spokesperson. They reported a “very good” trade for...

Shearer jailed after beating lamb to death

A 51-year-old shearing contractor, who repeatedly struck a lamb causing its death, has been jailed. Christopher John Tredinnick appeared before Alexandra District Court in New...

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