Are you managing your stock bull correctly?

Are you managing your stock bull correctly?

On most Irish suckler farms, the stock bull is the primary method of getting…
Straw prices down in some regions

Straw prices down in some regions

Straw prices, while still high, have come down slightly. More straw seems to be…
NI indepth: ‘New Zealand inspired me to swap sucklers for dairy cows’

NI indepth: ‘New Zealand inspired me to swap sucklers for dairy cows’

A working trip to New Zealand inspired a Co. Tyrone beef and sheep farmer’s…
Reduction in prevalence of BVD in 2017 benefits farmers to the tune of €75 million

Reduction in prevalence of BVD in 2017 benefits farmers to the tune of €75 million

The net benefit to farmers of the reduction in BVD prevalence in 2017 alone…
Milking 120 cows in a sustainable way

Eugene Fitzpatrick farms over 75ha of land in Lisryan outside Granard, Co. Longford, and supplies milk to Lakeland Dairies. Eugene returned to Ireland…