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Pedigree
Rebelettes Rising Aberdeen Angus production sale
Tommy Moyles
A big crop of Angus heifer calves in 2021 has resulted in Cork pedigree cattle breeders Keith and Caroline Vickery decideding to use an online timed auction as their sales route.
27 July 2022 Farmer Writes
Farmer writes: National herd debate becoming more polarised
While discussions continue over the level of emissions reductions expected from agriculture, Tommy Moyles wonders if there are more difficult debates ahead.
27 July 2022 Management
Way out west on The Brennus Voyage
One French family swapped life in the south of France for an island off the south coast of Ireland and took up farming.
Camera at the Mart: lively lamb trade in Macroom
There was a lively trade for lambs in the mid-Cork venue for its weekly sheep sale.
27 July 2022 Markets
Farmer Writes: last days of the breeding season
Tommy Moyles took a different approach to managing grass in the recent spell of dry weather experienced in the south of the country.
13 July 2022 Farmer Writes
Way Out West: Out on the edge in south Kerry
Running a spring-calving system in south Kerry, Conn O'Shea runs a steady ship in a suckler stronghold.
13 July 2022 Grass & feeding
Heavy bull weanlings hit €1,400 as beef steadies
A turn-up for the books in comparison to other years has seen buyers turn to heavier weanling bulls resulting in unprecedented prices for this class of stock.
6 July 2022 News
Camera at the Mart: cracking sale in Caherciveen
Tommy Moyles attended Iveragh Co-op Mart in Caherciveen for its special sale of autumn-born weanlings.
6 July 2022 Markets
Farmer Writes: a decade of change
A trawl through the diaries highlighted the changes experienced on Tommy Moyles' farm.
29 June 2022 Farmer Writes
Pole Pals
Beginning as a transition year mini-company, Pole Pals looks like it will continue in business beyond the school year.
15 June 2022 Business Sense
Camera at the Mart: savage trade continues in Skibbereen
There was serious appetite for forward cows at Skibbereen Mart's cattle sale last Friday.
15 June 2022 Markets
Farmer writes: Compromised reached for in-herd dilemma
With culling decisions becoming more difficult, Tommy Moyles is taking a different approach this year.
15 June 2022 Farmer Writes