Farmer debt levels hit a 10-year low
Declan O'Brien
Bank of Ireland has predicted that demand for lending at farm level will increase through the winter as bills for feed and fertiliser hit kitchen tables.
10 October 2022 News
Young Stock Podcast: agri banking and sucklers
In this week’s Young Stock Podcast, Peter McCann talks to Richard Primrose about his day job with the Bank of Ireland and his suckler farm in Co Fermanagh.
20 September 2022 News
Bank of Ireland expecting 1% to 1.5% interest rate hike over the next year
Farmers should expect rising interest rates over the coming six to 12 months, the head of agri at Bank of Ireland has said.
Ploughing 2022 officially launched in Ratheniska, Laois
In the national ploughing stakes, a particularly strong programme has attracted entries from all around the country and Northern Ireland.
6 September 2022 News
Financing Farm Machinery: what are your options?
When financing farm machinery, it’s important to understand your options. Declan McEvoy, Head of Tax at Ifac explains the options available and what to consider.
24 August 2022 Farm machinery
Over 1,000 hedgerow plants to be given away at Ploughing 2022
This year's Ploughing is taking place between September 20 and 22 in Ratheniska, Co Laois.
24 August 2022 News
Overdraft use by farmers at lowest level in five years
Farmer use of overdraft facilities is down with Bank of Ireland and AIB this year.
3 August 2022 News
Ireland’s journey through EU participation
Colm McCarthy looks at the many issues that evolved during Ireland’s journey of entry and participation in the European Community and considers some emerging issues.
29 July 2022 Opinion
Dempsey at Large: central Bank scrutiny
There has been - as far as I can see - no real examination of the regulatory framework applying to banking in Ireland.
27 July 2022 Viewpoints
AIB U-turn 'a good move' for farmers - Cahir Mart manager
Cahir Mart manager Jonathan Ryan said that 70% of its business involves the use of cheques.
23 July 2022 News
Changes to nitrates derogation will factor into lending, banks say
Both AIB and Bank of Ireland have their say on lending policies if the nitrates derogation is changed.
13 July 2022 News
Banking made simple with An Post
Your bank is in your post office. Managing your money should be simple, convenient and readily accessible, no matter where you live.