articles about beef
Cormac Duffy is back with our popular feature and this week he's taking a look at a topical issue raising dairy calves for beef. Can it be done?
Editor John Connell shares his thoughts on the proposed suckler subsidy scheme.
Michael Martin is not your typical 23 year old farmer, champion show man, 4th generation farmer and procurement manager with Liffey meats he's a bright star for the new generation.
Caroline Keane reports on the proposed €200 a head suckler welfare scheme.
Minister Creed has ruled out the IFA's €200 a head plan to help Ireland's suckler farmers. What do you think?
It's Tuesday so that means one thing; Quiz Time! This week its that popular and tasty breed wagyu. But how well do you know them?
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Donal Glennon is this week's young farmer and this Meath man is some operator!
Cormac Duffy is happy its Spring but it means lots of work lies ahead including getting the best quality grass for his cattle.
We asked how you felt about using growth hormones in cattle; here's what you had to say:
Kallee Buchanan explores how the Australian beef herd is starting to fight back:
"It appears nobody paid attention to the consequences of a major increase in the supply of beef cross cattle from the dairy herd":
“I didn’t get into farming to get rich,” says Ronan, this week's Young Farmer. Check out how he converted his family farm from beef to dairy: