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War and peace, the Dairygold Henchy affair
Second round of transatlantic trade talks this week

Ireland gears up for American beef market
Students flock to food science innovation showcase

Ireland .9% over quota as minister reminds of super levy risk
Think smart when it comes to feed

Forty years of farming in the EU
NDC hits back at NI minister’s comments on dairy sector competition

Cream of the crop sparkle at food awards
CAP, decisions, decisions

Major focus on cross compliance
Six cattle carcasses found in Louth, investigation under way

Dairy market falls for the first time since June 2012
Growing concern over loss of services at Roscommon DVO
Bryan remains tightlipped on possible MEP bid

Labelling constraints in live cattle exports noted
Ireland’s organic sector much smaller than EU average 

Sligo man wins forage systems silage competition
Talbot takes the helm at Glanbia

Calving, breeding, parasite control key messages at suckler meetings
Clawback payments, digital mapping review a mammoth task – Minister

€700m RDP boost required: ICSA
Dairy Ireland going from strength to strength
Majority of people in favour of wind energy – Mainstream CEO 

‘New Zealand milk production to rebound in 2014′
AIMS gets a new provider, Herdwatch

Greening of direct payment, on-the-farm outline by EU agri expert 

Steady growth in organic production since 2007
Minister O’Neill commits to policies that will have ‘a real all-island impact’ 

Calls for superlevy decrease negotiations
Online facility for registration of pesticide advisors and inspectors launched

The digital revolution of Irish agriculture

We need a meaningful all-island animal health policy
Grasstec: Drying off begins
Update on ash dieback outbreak

Money for jam
‘The benefits of once a day milking explored’
Ireland eyes UAE as its milk consumption set grow 328 million litres by 2017 

New Teagasc drainage manual – a must read
Cork queen crowned as festival set for Tullamore next year
Dublin on red alert for illegal milk sales to Northern Ireland

Cream of the crop sparkle at food awards
CAP, decisions, decisions

Major focus on cross compliance
Six cattle carcasses found in Louth, investigation under way
Dairy market falls for the first time since June 2012 

Recipe for success: Every Inch counts
Growing concern over loss of services at Roscommon DVO

100,000th BVD tag sold in NI today
North South agri ministers focus on CAP, animal welfare, equine registration
Dublin on red alert for illegal milk sales to Northern Ireland

Online facility for registration of pesticide advisors and inspectors launched
‘It’s time for total transparency from field to fork’

Collaborative farming initiatives post 2015, cow leasing, contract rearing, share farming
First Irish retailer-farmer development programme launched
TAMS sow welfare scheme extended

Dairy Ireland going from strength to strength
Majority of people in favour of wind energy – Mainstream CEO

AIMS gets a new provider, Herdwatch
Greening of direct payment, on-the-farm outline by EU agri expert
We need a meaningful all-island animal health policy

Update on ash dieback outbreak
‘The benefits of once a day milking explored’
Grasstec: Drying off begins

Teagasc National Dairy Conference

Key strategies for Irish dairy expansion
Once-a-day milking in prospect for New Year, Teagasc
Tremendous turnout for national dairy think-in
Financing expansion is not without its challenges

Agritechnica

New Holland extends Blue Power Range
Machinery magic at Agritechnica
JCB Fastrac previewed at Agritechnica

Bridgestone announce new line of agricultural tyres
Deutz-Fahr introduce new tractor ranges

Deere leaps ahead at Agritechnica

TLT International receivership

Mart safeguards need to be put in place, ICOS
‘More than 30 livestock marts owed money by TLT’

Farmers head to Athlone for TLT International update
Potential buyer of TLT sought
ICMSA will seek Coveney’s intervention in TLT affair
Garavellie brothers to take HSBC to court

Spotlight on TLT in the Dail
Market will not be adversely affected by TLT receivership – Bord Bia expert

 

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