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PHOTOS: €580,000 for 5-bed Woodview Cottage ‘ideal for anyone interested in land’

Guiding at €580,000 is Woodview Cottage, a “prestigious”, architecturally designed family home, standing on a site of approximately 15-acres. Sullivan Property Consultants is handling the...

VIDEO: €4,800 Rockville Banada 452 sets new record

The Irish Shorthorn Society’s premier show and sale, held on Saturday, November 21st, will go down in history. Rockville Banada 452 (DRO) set a new...

Strong trade for a smaller entry at Kilkenny Mart

Trade for sheep remained strong at Kilkenny Mart on Monday, November 23rd, according to George Candler. The mart’s auctioneer reported that trade has been aided...

Online proving to be a lifeline for Star Seafoods

Online shopping is proving to be a lifeline for one Kerry-based seafood company. Star Seafoods, is embracing increasing customer demand for online shopping and has...

Nuffield Scholar: How the health status of Irish farmers impacts the sustainability of farming

As part of a new series, That’s Farming interviews 2019 Nuffield Scholars. In this article, editor, Catherina Cunnane, speaks to Alison Holmes. How long have you...

VIDEO: Marty Mone – The Day the World Shut Down

Singer-songwriter, Marty Mone, has, today, (Monday, November 23rd), released a new original single. ‘The Day the World Shut Down’ depicts two true stories, according to...

Farmer’s Diary: Overcoming hard times and getting my mojo back

Former professional chef, Clodagh Hughes, runs a sheep enterprise on the Monaghan/Louth border near Inniskeen. They say a week in politics is a long time,...

Sheep trade: Prices up 5-10c/kg as factories ‘struggle’ to fill orders

The upward trajectory in the sheep trade is continuing this week, according to IFA sheep chairman, Sean Dennehy. He said to meet this demand, €5.60/kg...

VIDEO: Speak up on mental health – farm vloggers

Three of Ireland’s best-known farm vloggers have joined forces to deliver a timely message on mental health. IFarm WeFarm, Gerry6420 and Farmer Phil collectively highlighted...

Northern demand drives trade for beef and forward cattle at Carnew Mart

Just shy of 800 entries went under the hammer at Carnew Mart on Saturday (November 21st), according to David Quinn. The mart manager reported that...

Christmas demand boosts beef quotes by 5-10c/kg

Beef prices have risen 5c-10c/kg this week, driven by very tight supplies of in-spec cattle and strong UK market conditions. That is according to IFA...

TY students breathe life into a vintage tractor for childhood cancer

Three TY students have combined their love of agricultural machinery with their transition year student enterprise programme to raise money for charity. Andrew Jordan, Jack...
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PHOTOS: €95,000 for 3-bedroom residential farmhouse

A 3-bedroom residential farmhouse in Co. Galway is on the market for €95,000. Michael McCullagh Auctioneer is handling the sale of the property in Ballimabillagh,...

‘Original smallholder’s goat’ added to watchlist

Rare Breeds Survival Trust (RBST) has added the Old English Goat, to its watchlist for the first time. The trust, along with the Old English...

Suckler pairs reach €1,880 at Headford Mart

Some 500 cattle turned out for Headford Mart on Saturday (November 21st) according to a spokesperson. Bullocks ranged from €1.39 to €2.74 per kg...

New innovative energy-saving Solar PV product for Irish farms

Electric Ireland has announced the launch of a new solar energy offering for the farming sector. The Solar PV technology will help farms to reduce...