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List: 47 marts in areas where at least 30mbps broadband services are delivered

47 marts are in an area where commercial operators are delivering at least 30mbps broadband services as reported on Broadband.gov.ie. A list of the marts...

Bullocks up €35/hd on last year at Ennis Mart

Almost 600 bullocks were presented for sale at Ennis Mart’s online-only sale on Friday (October 23rd).  Speaking following the sale, a spokesperson said: “Cattle are...

PHOTOS: Clearance rate just shy of 50% at Hereford sale in Kilmallock Mart

50% of entries offered for sale at the final autumn Hereford sale of the 2020 calendar found new homes. The sale took place in GVM...

‘I have always wanted to do veterinary medicine for as long as I can remember’

Nicole Bratton grew up on a sheep farm and is studying veterinary medicine at University of Nottingham School of Veterinary Medicine and Science at Sutton Bonington campus.

The man behind the video

Donal anderson farms 130 ewes in Bohernabreena, Tallaght, Co. Dublin

Covid-19 restrictions: What level 5 means

The Government has agreed a move to level 5 for a six-week period. A cabinet meeting to assess the NPHET recommendation took place earlier this...

HSA to inspect up to 200 farms from Monday

The Health and Safety Authority (HSA) will undertake a two-week inspection campaign to highlight on-going safety issues on farms.

‘I won’t deny that I had to prove myself twice to many farmers’

Ciara Byers, a 19-year-old dairy farmer from Co. Cavan, studies agricultural science at UCD.

The Department of Agriculture is hiring

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine has a number of vacancies for laboratory analyst – chemistry. The posts are located at Backweston Campus,...

VIDEO: Diversity the key to success on Kildare native’s mixed farm

Trevor Harris run two farms, there is the home farm, 140-acres, which is cattle and sheep both organic and biodynamic certified.

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Farm group reacts to Dutch farm minister’s desire to ban Irish calves

A farm group has reacted to reports of Dutch agriculture minister, Carola Schouten’s desire to ban the import of Irish calves into the country. ICMSA...

Teen farming author sets up agri e-commerce site for Ugandan orphanage

During the COVID-19 lockdown, enthusiastic Cork-based teenager, Tadgh Quill-Manley, has set up a socially-conscious farm supplies e-commerce site. The 18-year-old Leaving Cert student is already...

5 arrested after €110,000 cannabis farm discovered

Five individuals have been arrested in the UK following the discovery of a £100,000 (approximately €110,000) cannabis farm. Northumbria Police received a report of men...

VIDEO: 50 in-calf heifers with ‘power and style’ set for O’Connor’s sale

From humble beginnings to international interest, Martin O’Connor’s hotly-anticipated in-calf heifer sale is an annual highlight in the suckler farming calendar. Sales rings have been...