articles about farming
Aurivo Animal Feeds’ Nutritionist – Dr. Justin Mc Donagh - and farmer - John Joe Staunton - outline the benefits of using Nutrias Excel Ewe with Lamb feed.
Ground conditions are okay but we are using strip wires and not letting cows walk over what has already been grazed, writes Aran Connell.
Chloe Dreaper-Eyre (20) – a fourth-generation farmer from Ballinasloe, Co. Galway – studies Bioveterinary Science at AIT and is involved in the running of the family farm.
The lands - which lie to the rear and side of the farmhouse - enjoy extensive road frontage and are of excellent quality and currently in grass.
Some 1,620 entries including 740 calves were offered for sale at Kanturk Mart on Tuesday. Aberdeen Angus and Hereford store bullocks and heifers made up to €2.20/kg.
Michael O’Kane, Daniel Crawford and Shane McBride - three Transition Year students from Donegal - produce, package and sell a 100% organic seaweed fertiliser.
Cows have not been let out to grass yet due to the unsettled weather conditions; our turnout date is usually March 17th, writes Aran Connell.