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Beef
Camera at the Mart: plainer cattle an easier trade in Carrigallen
Adam Woods
Adam Woods reports from Carriagllen Mart’s Monday night general cattle sale.
28 September 2022 Markets
MartBids Database: trade steady with weanlings improving
Adam Woods takes a look at this week’s mart trade by delving into the detail of the Irish Farmers Journal MartBids database.
26 September 2022 Markets
In pictures: big feeder demand in Birr
Adam Woods reports from Birr mart’s general cattle sale which took place on Monday.
Camera at the Mart: quality continues to sell in Castlerea
Weanling bulls dominated Thursday’s general cattle sale in Castlerea, where prices peaked at €3.97/kg.
21 September 2022 Markets
MartBids Database: cow trade still very strong
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including what’s happening in the marts around the country.
20 July 2022 Markets
Ten steps to grazing forage crops
On farms where forage crops will be grown for the first time, outlined are some tips to follow.
6 July 2022 Fodder
Camera at the Mart: factory-fit cattle dominate Portumna trade
Niamh Gunn reports from Portumna Mart on Wednesday for its special fatstock show and sale.
6 July 2022 Markets
Five tips to prepare for autumn calving
On farms where autumn calving gets under way in August, outlined are some preparation tips.
2 July 2022 Management
Dairy business keeps a focus on the cow
David Wright reports from the first farm visit on Monday as part of the British Grassland Society summer tour 2022.
29 June 2022 Northern Ireland
Farmer Writes: breeding season winding down
We have a few bulls still running with cows and heifers but we probably won’t milk any of these cows next year, writes Bill O'Keeffe.
29 June 2022 Farmer Writes
MartBids Database: poorer stock under pressure
Adam Woods has a roundup of what’s happening in the country’s marts and the current direction the mart trade is headed in.
29 June 2022 Markets
Watch: dry cows hit €3,560 in Carrigallen
Niamh Gunn reports from Carrigallen Mart last Monday evening for its sale of heifers, bullocks and dry cows.
28 June 2022 News