Opinion: Antibiotic resistance is the issue of this farming generation contrary to what the IFA think

Antiobitoic resistance is a major global issue for farmers worldwide. We have to treat it seriously as the very future depends on it.

W.H.O wants major curb on antibiotics on farms

The W.H.O has come out strongly against the overuse of antibiotics on farms globally.

Dairy Update: Irish 14th in EU milk price list, new course set up to attract workers to industry

Ireland are 14th on the list of EU Milk prices, while a new pilot course has been set up in a bid to tackle the labour shortage problem facing the dairy industry.

Ireland top performers in use of antibiotics on farms

At today's MSD Animal Health conference in Dublin we heard from Fergal Morris, who talked about Ireland being near the bottom of antibiotic use in animals league.