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Farmland discusses mastitis, dry cow therapy and tackling emissions with agtech 

Farmland discusses mastitis, dry cow therapy and tackling emissions with agtech 

On the latest episode of Farmland, Agriland dairy specialist, Brian McDonnell sits down with Michelle McGrath from Animal Health Ireland...

June 21, 2022

Watch: Farmland – mastitis control and AgTech innovations

Watch: Farmland – mastitis control and AgTech innovations

This week’s episode of Farmland discusses mastitis control measures and the growing Irish AgTech sector, which is helping farmers to...

June 21, 2022

Shareholders reject resolutions at Kerry Co-op meeting

Shareholders reject resolutions at Kerry Co-op meeting

Agriland understands that the board of Kerry Co-op is to review legal advice it received relating to its share redemption...

June 21, 2022

Dairygold gets green light for €237m residential scheme in Cork city

Dairygold gets green light for €237m residential scheme in Cork city

By Gordon Deegan An Bord Pleanála has granted planning permission to Dairygold, for a €237 million residential scheme, that includes...

June 21, 2022

Court: Tipperary farm ‘negligent’ after farm manager kicked by heifer

Court: Tipperary farm ‘negligent’ after farm manager kicked by heifer

By Eoghan Dalton An organic farm in Co. Tipperary has been found by the High Court to have been “negligent”...

June 21, 2022

GDT price index down by 1.3% following latest auction

GDT price index down by 1.3% following latest auction

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) price index has fallen by 1.3% following its latest trading event which took place today...

June 21, 2022

4 main varieties to drive Irish wheat production

4 main varieties to drive Irish wheat production

Drummonds agronomists are confirming that four main varieties will drive Irish wheat output over the coming years i.e., Graham, Torp,...

June 21, 2022

Claim that commercial farmers to be excluded from ACRES

Claim that commercial farmers to be excluded from ACRES

The Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA) has said that the new Agri Climate Rural Environment Scheme (ACRES) scheme, which...

June 21, 2022

Survey: Over half of Europeans want CAP payment increase for farmers

Survey: Over half of Europeans want CAP payment increase for farmers

Almost 40% of Europeans believe that financial support for farmers from the European Union is “too low” and 56% want...

June 21, 2022

DAFM trade mission to target largest organic trade fair in Europe

DAFM trade mission to target largest organic trade fair in Europe

Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM), Pippa Hackett, will lead a trade mission...

June 21, 2022

Claim new agri-environment scheme will be ‘bureaucratic nightmare’

Claim new agri-environment scheme will be ‘bureaucratic nightmare’

The Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) has claimed that the new agri-environment scheme, unveiled by the government today (Tuesday, June 21),...

June 21, 2022

Farm safety course initially offered to women in agri-sector

Farm safety course initially offered to women in agri-sector

A new farm safety course, established by Teagasc, is to initially be offered to women working in the agri-sector. The...

June 21, 2022

Barley varietal trials which may reduce dependence on chemicals

Barley varietal trials which may reduce dependence on chemicals

Drummonds’ 2022 barley varietal trials are combining the latest plant breeding breakthroughs with new perspectives on crop agronomy. With the...

June 21, 2022

EU Commission approves €600m fund to address food security

EU Commission approves €600m fund to address food security

The European Commission has given the green light to €600 million in funding to address the current global food security...

June 21, 2022

Farmers need ‘innovative support’ National Economic Dialogue hears

Farmers need ‘innovative support’ National Economic Dialogue hears

Farmers in Ireland need “innovative financial support” to preserve food supply, the National Economic Dialogue has heard. Speaking at the...

June 20, 2022

EU Commission approves €500m Romanian forestry scheme

EU Commission approves €500m Romanian forestry scheme

The European Commission has approved, under EU State aid rules, a €500 million Romanian scheme to support the growth of...

June 20, 2022

Retrofit local authority houses before banning sale of turf – TD

Retrofit local authority houses before banning sale of turf – TD

A TD has claimed that retrofitting local authority houses will take at least a decade and as a result the...

June 20, 2022

Dairy surge seen in traditional beef-finishing counties

Dairy surge seen in traditional beef-finishing counties

The Teagasc regional review for 2021 has been published giving an overview of farming activity throughout the country. In this...

June 20, 2022