Limerick farmer pours €46,000 worth of milk into slurry tank
A dispute between a dairy farmer and Limerick County Council over hedge-cutting is leading to the farmer pouring his milk into a slurry tank.
11 May 2022 Opinion
Colm McCarthy: accurate capital cost estimates key to successful development
One of the motors of economic development is efficient investment in infrastructure by the State.
24 April 2022 News
Farmers warned not to have white lights on back of tractors on public roads
Under road traffic regulations, it is illegal to have white lights to the rear of any vehicle switched on while in use on public roads, the Road Safety Authority (RSA) has said.
North Cork IFA hears farmer concerns on motorway and greenway
Farmers in north Cork raised concerns around the construction of the Cork to Limerick motorway and the Mallow to Dungarvan Greenway.
21 April 2022 News
€11m announced for rural road and laneway upgrades
Upgrade works on roads leading to agricultural holdings are a "priority" given their importance for farm families and the agriculture sector, says Minister Heather Humphreys.
5 April 2022 News
Storm Eunice: 130km/h gusts leave thousands without electricity or water
Supplies of water and electricity have been interrupted in at least three counties leaving thousands without a normal supply of utilities.
18 February 2022 News
Colm McCarthy: will the end of the pandemic see traffic congestion return?
Too many employers provide free workplace parking, discouraging the use of walking, cycling and public transport.
31 January 2022 Viewpoints