Agri jobs: 200-cow Fermoy farm seeks farm manager
Rachel Donovan
The grass-based system in Killathy, Co Cork, boasts a 20-unit herringbone parlour and requires someone who is eager for a career in dairy farming.
29 October 2022 News
Almost 60% of farmers in dairy-beef calf scheme in Munster
The Department of Agriculture has releases figures which demonstrate the average payment and participation rates for the dairy-beef calf welfare scheme.
19 October 2022 Farm machinery
Mid-sized Schaffer suits Tyrone dairy farm
Gary Abbott finds out why the Schaffer 6680 T was the machine of choice for Tyrone dairy farmers Derek and John Edgar, five years on.
Dairy Beef Welfare Scheme a 'step in the wrong direction'
The proposed Dairy Beef Welfare Scheme which is due to change under the 2023 CAP plan moves support payments from those who need them most.
15 October 2022 Breeding & health
Locked up with TB: ‘it takes over your life’
Farmers hit with TB described the disease’s impact on their herds and livelihoods.
5 October 2022 News
One-third of dairy herds supply 60% of milk pool
While a quarter of herds had less than 40 cows in 2012, this figure had dropped to 14% last year.
28 September 2022 News
Agri jobs: farm manager role in Co Cork
From Cork to Roscommon, there are plenty of jobs on offer this week.
17 September 2022 News
Agri jobs: 750-cow farm in Cork needs a farm manager
Take a look at these dairy farm manager roles up for grabs in the south of the country.
27 August 2022 News
Agri jobs: part-time Angus livestock inspector needed
A cattle inspector will be hired to assess stock as part of the Certified Irish Angus Producer Group's scheme.
20 August 2022 News
Lively weanling trade in Macroom Mart
A stronger than expected turnout of weanlings made for a lively trade at a special autumn-born weanling show and sale in Macroom Mart.
17 August 2022 Markets
Inside ABP's UK dairy beef research farm
The research and demonstration farm aims to showcase sustainable production systems and identify more efficient genetics for producing beef. Declan Marren reports.
17 August 2022 Grass & feeding
DNA registration needs to happen
Adam Woods summarises some of the discussion from the THRIVE open day which took place in Cashel this week.
10 August 2022 Breeding & health