Roundup: The rest of the big stories from today

Another installment of our new roundup of the daily news, read all below.

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.

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).