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VIDEO: Marty Mone – U Turn

Have you heard Mone’s new single?

VIDEO: Hay in September?

Farmer Gerry is lifting grass that was moved one week ago.

Farmer’s Diary: A week is a long time in farming

After almost a week of intensive nursing, including hand feeding, physio exercises, alongside veterinary advice and drug treatment, she died on me last night, writes Clodagh Hughes.

Exclusive: Twin sisters give birth to twin and triplet calves

The twin heifers were purchased as suck calves.

VIDEO: Diversity the key to success on Kildare native's mixed farm

He sells beef directly, supplies lamb to ICM, runs a veg box scheme, has 12-acres in forestry and sells oats to Flavahans.

VIDEO: ‘When I got testicular cancer, I thought that it could never happen to me’

"That’s why it’s so important for men over 50 to be aware of prostate cancer and speak to their GP about PSA testing.”

PHOTOS: 80-acre farm guiding at €960,000

Outbuildings include two 4-span hay barns with lean-tos; a cattle crush; dungstead and old stables.

PHOTOS: 1-bedroom cottage in 'walk-in condition' guiding at under €130,000

“No expense has been spared renovating this cottage, boasting a modern, stylish and quality finish.”

VIDEO: Comparing live weight gain on slat mats, concrete and straw

The farmer purchases 270 bulls as weanlings which are finished under 16-months.

VIDEO: Robot with global 'potential' designed to 'revolutionise' poultry industry

The company is collaborating with a large poultry processor and using its technology to continuously gather data from birds, providing feedback that could help the poultry processor to significantly reduce its costs.

How suffering from digestive issues inspired this woman to establish her own business

Mary-Thea Brosnan, the founder of Kerry Kefir, worked as an optometrist before starting the company in her parents’ kitchen.

VIDEO: Opening the silage clamp in September

“Will it be good stuff to feed the cattle or will the rain have ruined it?” asks Pemberton