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Farmers asked to monitor swallows in biodiversity appeal
Marcella Connolly News correspondent
The National Biodiversity Data Centre is asking farmers to submit first sightings of eight specific naturally occurring events.
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NEWS
We’ve removed no hedges, we’re proud of what we do – Laois dairy farmer
Wildlife can travel immeasurable distances in any county, in any parish, in any townlands because of hedgerows, Laois dairy farmer Paul Hyland told Countrywide on Saturday morning.
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Renewed call for farm families to join glyphosate study
Ireland’s biomonitoring assessment of glyphosate exposures (IMAGE) aims to measure glyphosate exposures among Irish families.
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DAIRY
Knackery owners to be balloted as talks with Department remain in deadlock
A new scheme was due to be place in January for knackeries, however this did not come to fruition.
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We’ve removed no hedges, we’re proud of what we do – Laois dairy farmer
Wildlife can travel immeasurable distances in any county, in any parish, in any townlands because of hedgerows, Laois dairy farmer Paul Hyland told Countrywide on Saturday morning.
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It's back Pr€vention for Profit competition
Now we’re looking for the best dairy calf rearer in the country #MyCalfOurFuture
McHale range of machinery gives Monaghan contractor confidence
Paul Meehan from outside Tydavnet in Co Monaghan has over 20 years of valuable experience in providing a reliable round bale silage contracting service.
AgriNet HerdApp takes the stress out of record-keeping
We spoke to dairy farmers Ger Buckley and Rickey Barrett about their farming systems and how using AgriNet has taken the stress out of record-keeping on their farms.
Mitsubishi Motors hybrid electric event
At the Mitsubishi hybrid electric event, you’ll get all the information you need from the world’s best-selling plug-in hybrid electric vehicle brand.
MACHINERY
In pictures: Kverneland Group takes over Cillin Hill
Kverneland Group Ireland hosted its 2020 Future of Farming Expo at the Hub in Kilkenny on Thursday, writes Gary Abbott.
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Massey Ferguson manufacturer reports severe slump in profits
The maker of Massey Ferguson, Fendt and Valtra machinery reported a sharp fall in profits for its 2019 financial year.
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