Ag Firm Fined after injured boy has leg amputated.

An agricultural firm has been fined for Health and safety failings which resulted in a young boy losing part of his leg.

Animal Welfare: The Do's and Don'ts

With the recent extended talk on animal welfare issues in the country, we give you a list of do's and don'ts when it comes to keeping your animals.

Texel ram sold for €17,000 at show and sale

A Texel ram was subject to numerous bids, resulting in the ram being sold for a cool €17,000.

Bullocks up to €1,795 in Balla

Good sale in Balla last Saturday, with a lot of heavy cattle on offer.

Weekly Weather: Rain, but warm and humid with the sunshine set to return.

This week's weather forecast sees periods of rain, with the warm weather set to return midweek.

Opinion: Consumers will not allow complacency over animal welfare

Stuart Meikle shares his in depth views on the recent animal welfare in the mart exclusive story.

ICSA respond to animal welfare story

The Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers association issue a response to the recent animal welfare mart story.

Dry cows make up to €1345 in Roscommon

Smaller number of lots on offer in Roscommon last week as only two heifers went unsold.

Weird Cow Breeds: The Ankole- Watusi

On this week's weird cow breed segment we profile the illusive Ankole-Watusi, the cow with the huge horns.

Great Farming Movies: The Field

In our new mini-series we focus on perhaps one of the greatest movies of all time, The Field.

Farmers Book Club: H is for Hawk by Helen McDonald

On this week's Sunday Book Club we profile an instant classic, based on the life of a hawk trainer. 

INHFA seeking €5m for Hill sheep farmers

The Irish Natura and Hill Farmers Association are calling for €5m to be given to the hill sheep sector.

Dog Guide: What you should look for when buying a sheepdog

On this week's new mini-series we discuss all things dog related. This week we look at what you should look out for when purchasing the perfect working dog.

Tillage Diary: Gary and his team begin harvesting their oil seed rape, and their square baler is in full swing

On this weeks Tillage Diary, Gary tells of the weekly events, which included getting the oil seed rape harvested, and baling for their customers.

VIDEO Property Report: 57 acre farmland and 4 Bedroom Farmhouse sell for €490,000 in Macroom

At yesterday's property auction at the castle hotel in Macroom County Cork, All lots sold together as one for €490,000.

Are dairy calves shot in the UK? A TV report says so.

A recent episode of Countryfile has landed themselves in hot water, with a recent exposé claiming dairy bull calves are shot at birth.