National Ploughing Championships

Dovea Genetics heifer auction raises over €16,000 for Bothar

Dovea Genetics, one of Ireland’s leading dairy and beef semen suppliers, raised over €16,000…

Video: Miss out on the final day of Ploughing 2016?

Some 72,000 people attended the final day of the 2016 National Ploughing Championships in…

Eamonn Tracey wins seventh consecutive National Ploughing title – Full results here

Eamonn Tracey has won his seventh consecutive National Ploughing Championship title in Tullamore today.…

283,000 people attend the ‘most successful’ Ploughing ever

Some 283,000 people attended this year’s National Ploughing Championships in Screggan, Tullamore, Co. Offaly.…

Balmoral Show

Lely wins Best Trade Stand for Farm and Horticultural Machinery at Balmoral

At this year’s Balmoral Show, the robotic milking specialists Lely won the award for…

Leaving the EU a ‘leap in the dark’ for the UK

Leaving the EU is a “leap in the dark and a risk not worth…

Dry weather in store for the final day of the Balmoral Show

The weather for the final day of the Balmoral Show looks set to be…

Pics: Plenty of sunshine at day two of the Balmoral Show

There was plenty of sunshine at Balmoral Park for Day Two of the 148th…

FBD Young Farmer of the Year

FBD Young Farmer of the Year opens for entries

The 2016 FBD Young Farmer of the Year is now open for entries and…

Louth Macra farmer takes Young Farmer of the Year title

This year’s winner of this year’s Macra na Feirme/FBD Young Farmer of the Year…

FBD Young Farmer of the Year finalists announced

This year’s FBD Young Farmer of the Year finalists have been announced, with the…

Irish agriculture cannot be dominated by dairy in the future

The diversity of the finalists of the Macra/FBD Young Farmer of the Year competition…

Discover Ireland RDS Horseshow

Grasstec, autumn targets not being realised on many farms

COMMENT: The dry spell we have experienced over the past month is beginning to reduce…

20,000 a day attend Dublin Horse Show

More than 20,000 people a day are attending the 140th Discover Ireland Dublin Horse…

Fast and furious at the dublin horse show

For the first time, the fantastic Osborne Scurry Group performed a series of demonstrations…

Dublin Horse Show under way

The 140th Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show began today and runs until Sunday, August 11.…

Tullamore Show

New 15c/kg beef price bonus available for Shorthorn cattle

The Irish Shorthorn Society has announced that it will be teaming up with ABP for a…

‘We need to get trained young professional people involved in farming’

Ireland needs to get trained professional young people involved in farming, according to the Minister…

Pics: Thousands throng to the 2016 Tullamore Show

Despite a cloudy start the rain held off today for the 2016 Tullamore Show…

Over 60,000 expected to descend on today’s Tullamore Show

Over 60,000 people are expected to attend today’s Tullamore Show and AIB Livestock Show,…

Virginia Show

Meath breeder takes top honours in Limousin class at the Virginia Show

A Meath-based breeder, William Smith, has taken top honours at this year’s Limousin class…

Thousands set to make the trip to this year’s Virginia show

Thousands of people are expected to visit today’s Virginia show in Co. Cavan, with…

One of the thousands heading to the Virginia Show? Plan your route here

Thousands of visitors are expected to attend the the 75th annual Virginia Show in…

Meet the line up of speakers for this year’s Virginia Show Dairy Conference

Thousands of farmers are expected to attend this year’s Virginia show in Co. Cavan…