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Beef Trends: factories tighten grip on trade
Adam Woods
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including the latest factory quotes for finished stock.
19 September 2022 Markets
Factories take advantage of looming high-cost winter
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including factory quotes for finished stock.
16 September 2022 Pedigree
Northeastern Holstein Friesian breeders raise €18,000 for Ukraine
Holstein Friesian breeders in the northeast came together to raise huge funds for Ukraine.
MartBids Database: plainer cattle a slightly harder sell
There has been a small shift in mart prices this week, with mart managers reporting plainer cattle that little bit harder to sell. Declan Marren reports.
14 September 2022 Markets
Unlocking farm potential through grassland management
The journey Aidan Maguire has been on over the last four years highlights the potential of drystock farms through improved grassland management. Declan Marren reports.
7 September 2022 Grass & feeding
MartBids Database: weanling trade off to a flier
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s cattle trade, including what’s happening in the country’s marts.
7 September 2022 Markets
Young guns get set for stockperson competition
Adam Woods previews this week’s FBD/Irish Farmers Journal/Irish Shows Association All Ireland Young Stockperson Championships.
31 August 2022 Pedigree
Camera at the Mart: bullock trade buoyant in Birr
A big entry of bullocks and no sign of any grass shortage affecting the trade saw some top prices paid for stock in Birr Mart on Monday.
31 August 2022 Markets
Beef Trends: factories refuse winter contracts
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including the latest quotes for factory-fit cattle.
24 August 2022 Markets
Seven high-EBI Friesian heifers stolen in Co Roscommon
Anyone with information concerning the incident and the whereabouts of the animals have been asked to contact gardaí.
20 August 2022 News
Thrive open day: farmers see a future in dairy-beef
Farmers attending the Irish Farmers Journal Thrive demonstration farm open day give their views on the challenges and opportunities with dairy-beef. Noel Bardon and Rachel Donovan report.
9 August 2022 News
IHFA national open day in Limerick
Limerick hosted the biggest event in the IHFA calendar with the Frawley family hosting the national open day on their dairy farm.
20 July 2022 Pedigree