Clear vision needed to manage beef shift
Jack Kennedy
Farmers are losing out right now relative to market returns.
23 November 2022 Viewpoints
Social media a crucial tool in the professional’s toolbox
Social media is a crucial tool of the young professional’s toolbox, particularly when working in journalism.
23 November 2022 Viewpoints
Colm McCarthy: Is a congestion charge the answer?
How should the costs of the road system, including costs imposed on everyone else by road traffic, be recovered?
Home Farm: Tender soils, ground conditions deteriorate
As the cattle come in, we are looking at the worth of buying one of the slurry digestion products.
23 November 2022 Viewpoints
Dempsey at Large: farming talent in abundance
Nuffield Conference: Thriving pool of talent on the Irish agri scene.
23 November 2022 Viewpoints
Burren and SUAS Wicklow schemes show what can be done
It is also fair to say that ACRES isn’t perfect and should be allowed to evolve.
23 November 2022 Viewpoints
John Bruton: disapplying the Protocol breaches Good Friday Agreement
The UK's attempt to disapply the Protocol breaches the Good Friday Agreement, as well as international law
23 November 2022 Viewpoints
Forestry – a new dawn for a stalled industry?
The development of a verifiable carbon market for farming is critical.
16 November 2022 Viewpoints
International cohesion in short supply at COP-27
It would all be so much simpler if each country was a planet, fully incentivised to look after its own unique atmosphere.
16 November 2022 Viewpoints
Dempsey at Large: opportunities for biomethane
Biomethane is the gas that can be widely used as a replacement for natural gas which we obtain in reasonable - though reducing - quantities from the Corrib gasfield.
16 November 2022 Viewpoints
Home Farm: solar progress on the farm
One would imagine that the national priority would be for as much nationally generated energy as possible.
16 November 2022 Viewpoints
Merchant dilemma, including working capital challenges
No doubt any risk and potential softening has or had been built into the higher prices that farmers paid.
16 November 2022 Viewpoints