articles about forestry
Darragh Fadden studied a BSc in Forestry at WIT and transferred to UCD. He worked for The Forestry Company and is now a Research Masters Student at Teagasc.
“We have to stick together, otherwise there’s no future for beef farmers" – beef farmers express their anger at low cattle prices and red tape.
Vincent Nally - a married father-of-three - has been farming for over forty years. He is qualified to teach chainsaw safety courses and has a keen interest in farm safety.
On this week’s ‘All Things Haulage’ series, Kevin speaks to Headford resident and long-time haulier, Eoin O’Sullivan. Read his story in full below.
Jamie Hawan travelled to Uganda and lived off the land using his bare hands & basic tools. He worked in the civil service and a bank before he embraced a long-standing family tradition.
The afforestation is “having really bad impacts on the county, on the people, on the wildlife and on the view of Leitrim.” Catherina speaks to Edwina Guckian of Save Leitrim.
Stuart is back with his regular opinion piece, this time he is discussing forestry plantations and weighing up some available options.
The investigation continues, as a member of the public has confirmed to us some of the difficulties he faced when dealing with Coillte.
Investigation: Coillte practices leaving farm families in the dark and waiting for thousands of euro
Coillite Farm Forestry Partnerships leave farm families wondering when they will get answers and money on thinnings.