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A suckler farming success story: AI, grassland management & data recording

PJ O'Connor - Grassland Agro - UCD PhD - Moorepark - Suckler farming

‘I purchased my first ever suck calf with my Communion money’

Sinead Conry, a 22-year-old student, rents a 40-acre farm and has her own herd of pedigree Hereford and Angus cattle.

Running one of Ireland’s largest sheep farms spanning 1,700-acres

Situated at the gateway to the Connemara region, nestled at the foot of the Sheeffry Mountains with the towering Mweelrea as its backdrop, is...

John Deere announces big upgrades to compact tractors

John Deere announces upgrades to their range of compact tractors.

Department issues status red fire risk warning

The Department of Agriculture issue status red fire risk warning for the coming days

Department issue warning over increased fire risk

The Department of Agriculture issue a status orange fire warning.

”Is this the end of hill farming on designated sites?’

The organisation, Ireland’s Future, has said it is seriously concerned about a “mystery” project that has recently appeared on the European Innovation Programme website.

Prosecution, fines and prison for landowners found burning illegally

Prosecution, fines and prison for landowners found burning illegally

VIDEO: Farmers ‘know more about protecting our environment than any member of the Green Party’

“This debate, however, is the start of the knocking of, and the campaign against, people in rural Ireland.” says Michael Healy-Rae.

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