Irish Farmers Journal shortlisted for several Guild awards
Caitríona Morrissey
This year’s awards, which are sponsored by FBD, will take place on Friday, 9 December, at the Killashee Hotel, Naas, Co Kildare.
5 December 2022 News
Young Stock Podcast: Kerry-based vet and beef farmer Jarlath Sutton
Rachel Donovan talks to Jarlath Sutton, a mixed-animal vet, who, after becoming a qualified science teacher, went on to study veterinary in Budapest.
4 December 2022 News
Listen: anaerobic digestion is just breaking down material in a big tank
Renewables editor Stephen Robb caught up with Stephen Nolan, plant manager with Green Generation, for the Young Stock Podcast.
Thrive weekly roundup: picture report of finished cattle and Friesian bull query
The dairy-beef programme roundup this week includes an in-picture slaughter report from the demo farm and deals with a common query on the lack of Friesian bulls in the Thrive programme.
3 December 2022 Breeding & health
Young Stock Podcast: episode 23
On this week’s Young Stock Podcast, Stephen Robb talks to Stephen Nolan, plant manager with Green Generation, about his career, anaerobic digestion and the emerging opportunities in the industry.
28 November 2022 Podcast
Listen: the machine that’s halfway between a rake and a tedder
Gary Abbott recently spoke to Michael Clarke, who has created a dual-purpose rake and tedder.
27 November 2022 News
Agri jobs: strong dairy worker demand at home and abroad
There is no let-up in demand for dairy farm workers, as labour shortages are seen both at home and in England.
26 November 2022 News
Huge entry of top calves for Carrick Winter Fair
The Dealer has details of the upcoming Winter Fair which has attracted a huge entry of animals.
23 November 2022 Dealer
Young Stock Podcast: 2022 young innovation award winner
On this week’s Young Stock Podcast, Gary Abbott speaks to Michael Clarke, winner of the young innovation of the year award at this year's Enterprise Ireland Innovation Arena awards.
21 November 2022 News
Listen: why a quad is no use to you gathering sheep from a hill
Eimear Wallace and her family run Connemara Blackface ewes crossed with Texels and keep Speckle Park cattle.
20 November 2022 Podcast
Young Stock Podcast: fencing hill land with the help of a helicopter
On this week's Young Stock Podcast, Amy Forde chats to beef and sheep farmer Eimear Wallace from Maam, Co Galway.
14 November 2022 Podcast
Podcast: swapping 'fast cars and easy money' for contracting
Listen as Cork man Padraig Noonan talks to Peter Thomas Keaveney about a family business that goes back three generations in the Young Stock Podcast.
12 November 2022 News