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Helping farmers use the power of data to buy & sell animals

Herdwatch has teamed up with DoneDeal Farming, to launch Verified by Herdwatch to help its members harness the power of data when buying or...

Full clearance at Tateetra and Rathmore Farms’ sale with average just shy of €1,350

A 500-strong suckler cow herd defied the beef gloom on Friday night (October 2nd) when one of its December-2019-born commercial heifers sold for €4,100...

‘I don’t think I would survive contracting if I wasn’t able to do mechanical work’

As part of this week’s Contractor of the Week segment, That’s Farming speaks to Ted O’ Leary, from Ted O’ Leary Agricultural Contracting, about...

‘My goal is to be one of the top pedigree and commercial farmers in Ireland’

As part of our Suckler Focus, That’s Farming speaks to Aiden Moran of Kilmac Charolais.  Aiden Moran farms a 30-strong commercial herd and five pedigree...

Hoof trimming YouTuber helping ‘millions of cows’ worldwide

That’s Farming speaks to Aaron LaVoy, a hoof trimming expert, who has pioneered The Balance Method, and a YouTuber from the USA. Aaron LaVoy,...

How this 20-year-old ‘townie’ became a farmer

In this week’s Women in Ag segment, That’s Farming, speaks to Amy Barry, who reveals how placement on a pig farm during her second-level...

Probiotics in lambs can increase immunity and reduce watery mouth

Almost 50% of total lamb losses occur in the first 48 hours of life, with a further 11% coming to an early demise 2-14...

‘To make the average industrial wage, you need 1,000 lambs for €40,000’

Sean McNamara discusses life as a suckler and sheep farmer, farming in partnership with his son, and his key areas of concern as ICSA...

‘Always consider going abroad to fulfil your dream of becoming a vet’

As part of this week’s Student Focus, That’s Farming, speaks to Vivienne McDonagh about studying veterinary medicine in Poland, a gap year, and the...

VIDEO: Tullow Mart steps up to Jerusalema Challenge

Staff members at Tullow Mart have stepped up to the Jerusalema Challenge, which has taken the world by storm, particularly in recent weeks. The Carlow-based...

Farmer’s Diary: Vaccinating ewes and pre-lambing mineral doses

In this week’s Farmer’s Diary, Edward Earle discusses vaccinating ewes, pre-lambing mineral doses and Selenium and Vitamin E deficiencies.   In recent weeks, we vaccinated...

VIDEO: 24-year-old restores Hitachi Ex60-3 to its former glory

24-year-old machinery enthusiast and sheep farmer, John Ruddy, has restored a Hitachi Ex60-3 to its former glory. Ruddy hails from Muingingaune, a small village in...
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