Leitrim Takes centre stage, with new out there Competition

Leitrim county have another unusual competition underway, the Leitrim Scarecrow Competition.

Two Dead as plane crashes onto farm

Two people have died following the crashing of a light aircraft into a field.

Tillage Update: False start to the harvest

This week Gary tells us of the false harvest and gives us the update on all the crops.

Grain protesters up the ante!

The Grain protest in the Department continues, and the IFA Grain Committee chairman Liam Dunne updated us on the situation.

Tech for Tillage

The Teagasc Crops and Cultivation Open day took place today.

Crops & Cultivation event June 28th

A Crops and Cultivation event is set to take place in Carlow on June 28th.

Tillage: The good weather returns

The weather picks up as last weeks barley struggles after last weeks heavy rain.

How would you get on in the AG Science Examinations?

With the Leaving Cert in full swing take our quiz to see how you would get on if you sat the Ag Science exam.

Tillage Farming

Last week saw Gary visit the annual summer field meeting, held by Irish Tillage and Land Use Society.

Tillage Farming: Silage Season

Busy week for Gary this week with baling, wrapping and drawing silage. Silage season is well and truly on.

Women in Ag: Debbie Harrison

This week we talk to farmer Debbie Harrison an arable farmer based on the Suffolk/Cambridgeshire border.

Tillage update

This weeks Tillage update from Gary Roe

Tillage Update: Request for rain granted!

This weeks Tillage report from Gary Roe and he is delighted with a drop of rain!

Time to cash in the 'chips'.

A report recently released by the IFA tells us of the recent changes in potato prices and crop yields on the market.

Organic Farming: Which Organic Body should I choose?

Which organic certification group should you go with? There are a few main ones to choose from:

Future Farming: Why are Seeds locked in 'Doomsday Vaults'?

The Svalbard 'Doomsday Vault' looks and sounds like a sci-fi gimmick. But is it the key to keeping farming alive in the future?

The Tillage Crisis of 2016 and How Next Year will be Affected

2016 has been a cruel year for tillage farmers; what can we hope for next year?