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Weekly weather: rain to return after September sunshine
Barry Cassidy News correspondent
The coming week will see unsettled and changeable weather, with above average rainfall in most parts of the country.
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NEWS
McCarthy clarifies ‘confusion’ around Quality Assurance
Bord Bia CEO Tara McCarthy spoke on RTÉ Radio 1 this morning to clarify several points around the semi-state body's role and the QA scheme.
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275 animals go under the hammer at Donegal IFA charity auction
The auction is one of three events that Donegal IFA is holding in order to raise funds for Cancer Care West.
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DAIRY
August milk price drops as market rises
August milk prices have been cut but price outlook is more positive, writes Jack Kennedy.
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Strong start to heifer sales
There is strong demand for dairy heifers as early sales kick off, writes Aidan Brennan
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Leading renewable energy show returns with dedicated farm diversification advice
Energy & Rural Business Show Ireland comes from the creators of Energy Now Expo Ireland which will celebrate three years of success in October 2019.
Kick Start supplier development at Lidl
In 2017, Lidl developed Kick Start, a supplier development programme in conjunction with Bord Bia to give Irish food and drink suppliers the chance to showcase their products and grow their business
Listowel Races: it’s a feeling
The Race is on … to Munster’s biggest and best harvest racing festival. Listowel will host its 161th harvest racing festival from Sunday to Saturday 8 to 14 September.
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MACHINERY
In pictures: over 500 lots in Portlaoise machinery auction
Hennessy Auctioneers hosts its monthly machinery auction on Saturday 21 September. Luke Mc Dermott takes a closer look at what’s available at the auction.
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Watch: unique quad ramp unveiled
JC Engineering and its managing director and part-time farmer James Coyle have developed a new tool, the first of its kind in for farms in Europe.
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