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Talking Trade: More customers present for plainer cattle

Large entries of cattle were reported across the majority of venues, with a firm trade for quality types. More farmers were present at the ringside.

Contractor of the Week - Raymond Dale

On this week’s ‘Contractor of the Week’ feature, Kevin speaks to Monaghan man and third generation contractor, Mr. Raymond Dale. Read his story in full below.

Beef Update: Potato harvesting, slaughtering cattle and calving

Spreading dung; purchasing weanlings; the birth of an Irish Moiled calf and dung sampling - see more here.

"Trust between farmers and factories is at an all-time low" - McGuinness

In recent days, members of the new Beef Plan Movement met with Mairead McGuinness; established a Telegram group and received the full support of the Irish Charolais Cattle Society.

Feature: Patrick Kieran

Patrick Kieran (29), Threemilehouse, Co. Monaghan, a qualified teacher took a career break this summer and is now farming with his family.

From Stable to Stable - The Kerry Bog Pony

On ‘From Stable to Stable’ this week, we profile a breed of pony originating in our very own country, the Kerry Bog Pony. Read all about the breed below.