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Minister must declare blackgrass a noxious weed
Siobhán Walsh
It is past the time for action from Government on blackgrass control. The problem is only getting bigger as the invasive weed spreads across the country.
15 June 2022 News
Notices to destroy ragwort down 74% in 2021
Between the years 2017 and 2021, there was a total of 58 notices issued to farmers to get rid ragwort on their farms.
Controlling ragwort before issues escalate
The prevalence of ragwort in an area will increase year-on-year if management practices are not put in place to control its spread.
Last chance saloon for wild bird cover and ragwort control
There is just days left to get wild bird cover crops planted as the 31 May deadline under the Green Low-Carbon Agri-Environmental Scheme fast approaches.
27 May 2022 Schemes
Best advice on weed control in grazing pastures
For a growing number of Irish farmers, Forefront T is the product of choice to control weeds such as docks, thistles, nettles and dandelions in grazing pastures.