Ukraine to bring its farmers in line with EU Green Deal
Noel Bardon
The country will work towards making the sector compliant with EU environmental objectives as it plans the rebuild of its economy.
30 September 2022 News
Roll-back on red tape for rooftop solar panels
Most farmers will soon be permitted to cover as much shed roof space with solar panels as they wish, without needing to apply for planning permissions.
30 September 2022 News
Beef demand falls in Britain but rises in China
Retail demand in Britain falls due to consumer price inflation and return to normal in the hospitality and catering sectors.
Weekend weather: changeable with rain and showers forecast
This weekend is set to be quite changeable, with rain or showers at times along with blustery winds.
30 September 2022 News
Blue weanlings break €5.00/kg in Carnew
Barry Murphy reports from Carnew mart's second weanling show and sale of the year.
29 September 2022 Markets
Suckler cow numbers continue to slide
There was 7.396m cattle in Ireland as of June, a 0.5% increase year on year.
29 September 2022 News
New interim chief for Irish Limousin Cattle Society
The former CEO of Munster Bovine is to lead the Irish Limousin Cattle Society on an interim basis.
29 September 2022 News
Cow permit proposals would force some farmers out - MEP
MEP Billy Kelleher's comments come less than a week after Ireland joined many other member states in calling on the Commission to change its plan at the EU's council of farm ministers.
29 September 2022 EU
Aldi ‘extremely disappointed’ with protesting egg producers
IFA poultry committee vice-chair Brendan Soden says retailers “dictate what everybody else gets down the supply chain” and warned that the protests will continue through the night.
29 September 2022 Poultry
Dave Moloney - Green Cert student experience
“My only regret is that I didn’t do it years ago” says Dave Moloney about the Teagasc part-time Level 6 specific purpose certificate in farming course he completed at Teagasc Macroom.
29 September 2022 Advertisers' anouncements
Reversal of 'ridiculous' tax on concrete needed - ICSA`
Concrete and concrete blocks will be hit with a 10% levy from 3 April 2023.
29 September 2022 News
Strong interest sees Tipperary farm put up for auction
The farm has good quality land, all in grass, plus a three bedroomed farmhouse.
29 September 2022 News