Young Farmers: Meet Shane Maher, a man with no farm at home, now working with pigs every day!

On this week’s young series we spoke with Shane Maher, who is taking the agricultural science by the scruff of it’s neck.

Young Farmer: Meet Michael Carroll, a 36 year old former QS, now milking over 120 cows on 170 acres.

On this week’s Young series, we met with Michael Carroll, a former Quantity Surveyor and now dairy in Co. Limerick.

Farm Business: How to save money and maximise returns when finishing cattle

In the next segment of our Farm Business series, we take a look at efficient beef production.

The wait is over, the results are out tomorrow!

The Leaving certificate results are released tomorrow, and we offer some tips and advice for all those receiving their results.

Young Farmers: Meet Tomas Moore, A Man with with no dairy experience now milking over 420 cattle

On this week's young farmers edition we spoke to Tomas Moore a man with a beef background now milking over 420 cattle.

Is Dairy really in the midst of a boom?

Teagasc recently published an outlook report, which reported that dairy farmers can expect increased incomes of between €75,000 and €80,000.But are we not staring down the barrel of a gun after the milk quota collapse and a lack of workers? 

Intervention demanded on Teagasc KT fees

Calls have been made to Minister Creed, demanding intervention on Teagasc fees for the Knowledge Transfer Programme (KT).

Farm open day, Milltown July 13th

July 13th will see the Ryan Family in Milltown open up their farm to the community.

My Pedigree Week: Keeping up with Kilsunny

The Kilsunny team attend the annual IHFA Holstein open day, and they wait in anticipation for their first Hereford calf of the summer.

10m in GLAS payments to be issued today!

The Department of Agriculture have announced that GLAS balancing payments will be issued today.

Career Opportunities in Dairy Farming

Interested in becoming a dairy farmer? Find out what career opportunities there are in the Dairy Industry in Ireland.

Teagasc host dairy open day in Moorepark, Cork.

Teagasc hosted their Dairy open day yesterday in Moorepark County Cork, and it was attended by farmers in their droves.