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A Day in the Life of a Vet- Shane Myers

From operating on a young sheepdog which had eaten 30 feet of rope to getting knocked out by a headbutt from a cow, the...

Getting your cows back in-calf

Getting your cows back in-calf

Current moisture deficits are ‘ominous reminder’ of 2018

Current Soil Moisture Deficits are an ominous reminder of the summer of 2018.

How to maximize grazed grass to produce milk

Grazing - grassland management - dairy farming - how to utilise grass - efficiency - grass-based farming

‘I am thankful that I can farm alongside my dad’

Mena McCloskey studies a BSc (Hons) in Agricultural Technology with Professional Studies at Queen’s University Belfast/College of Agriculture, Food & Rural Enterprise and runs a suckler and sheep enterprise with her father.

Suckler farmer using Wagyu genetics gearing-up to increase herd to 250 cows

Paul Turley, who farms in Downpatrick, Co. Down, runs a 190-cow suckler farm with a major focus on Wagyu genetics. He has secured a contract with a retailer and beef processor for a year-round supply of Wagyu beef, with payment based on marbling.

VIDEO: Running a 97-cow suckler farm

The Irish Grassland Association is revisiting Halpin family farm in Co. Meath this summer, as part of its virtual farm walk series.

Suckler farming: Three AI straws and cow is culled, or after 11-12 weeks breeding with the bull

Breeding is reported to be progressing relatively well, despite a challenging year for grass growth to date, writes Colm Kelly, B&T Drystock Adviser, Teagasc Galway/Clare.

Slashing antibiotic usage on Piper Hill dairy farm

Co. Kerry dairy farmer, John Dillon, has been successfully using AHV products in a move to get away from using antibiotics for infections in his dairy cows,

4 suckler farmers making the most of technology

4 farmers will demonstrate the use of technology on their farms once the COVId-19 restrictions have been lifted.

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A Day in the Life of a Vet- Shane Myers

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“AIB’s plans to cut 1,500 jobs must be postponed” Independent TD Michael Fitzmaurice

  Plans announced today by AIB to cut 1,500 jobs over the next three years must be postponed, according to independent TD Michael Fitzmaurice. The State-backed...