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€450 profit/animal: Farmer Phil selling dairy-bred bull beef direct to consumers

In this week’s Beef Focus, That’s Farming speaks to Philip Stewart ‘Farmer Phil’ of Stewart Family Farm Shop, who sells dairy-bred beef direct to...

‘A milk price of 35c/L is fully justified based on market developments’

As dairy markets continue to move forward “at pace”, the ICMSA expects a price rise for March milk. Chairperson of its dairy committee, Ger Quain,...

‘The mart industry is a high-volume money business working on a low margin’

As part of this week’s Mart Focus, That’s Farming profiles David Quinn, auctioneer/owner of Carnew Mart and agricultural land and property specialist in north...

VIDEO: 36-acre holding suited to grazing or forestry for auction

A circa 36-acre holding in Ballymaghroe, Knockananna, Tinahely, County Wicklow is set for sale by public auction later this month. Quinn Property is handling the...

‘Any such arrangement will have a significant impact on milk suppliers’

It is critical that farmers, who supply to Kerry Co-op, are fully consulted on a joint venture before it finalises a deal. That is the...

‘Our biggest aspiration is to be able to farm as efficiently as possible

Ambition and balance are the keys to success for Linda Cliffe, a full-time dairy farmer in County Wicklow. She previously trained as a makeup artist...

New approach to inconclusive reactor animals

The Department of Agriculture, Food, and the Marine has revealed a new approach to inconclusive reactor animals in Ireland. The changes to the bTB Eradication...

38th Macra na Feirme national president and vice-presidents announced

The results of the Macra na Feirme presidential and vice-presidential elections were announced in the Irish Farm Centre, Dublin and live on Facebook today...

‘Don’t skimp on the fertiliser for silage’

In this article, a Teagasc advisor covers how to make good quality silage. According to Austin Callaghan, drystock advisor, Teagasc Claremorris, silage fields should be...

VIDEO: Neospora costing this farmer €8,000-€9,000/year

A farmer has highlighted the highly damaging impact litter, in particular, dog waste, is having on his cattle’s health. Dog waste can contain Neospora, a...

Teagasc’s Gerry Boyle set to retire  

The Teagasc Authority has announced that Professor Gerry Boyle will retire as director in September. He has led the organisation since October of 2007, and...
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