articles about livestock
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.
Good sale in Balla last Saturday, with a lot of heavy cattle on offer.
The Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers association issue a response to the recent animal welfare mart story.
Smaller number of lots on offer in Roscommon last week as only two heifers went unsold.
On this week's weird cow breed segment we profile the illusive Ankole-Watusi, the cow with the huge horns.
In our new mini-series we focus on perhaps one of the greatest movies of all time, The Field.
The Irish Natura and Hill Farmers Association are calling for €5m to be given to the hill sheep sector.
We asked you about animal welfare and you told us your views in light of the recent welfare issue in a well known West of Ireland mart.
A recent episode of Countryfile has landed themselves in hot water, with a recent exposé claiming dairy bull calves are shot at birth.
The President of the IFA Joe Healy gave us his thoughts on the recent story of the injured bullock in Mayo Sligo Livestock Mart.
Thats Farming Editor John Connell shares his thoughts on the animal welfare breach in Ballina mart this week.
A fatally injured bullock was left for hours bleeding and broken in a well known West of Ireland mart following an accident that morning.