Buildings

Buildings Focus: A 220-head capacity beef unit in Co. Longford

Buildings Focus: A 220-head capacity beef unit in Co. Longford

Farming just outside the townland of Ballymahon in Co. Longford is farmer and businessman Michael Delaney, who has recently built...

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TAMS II deadline this Friday

TAMS II deadline this Friday

The deadline for applications for tranche 22 of the Targeted Agricultural Modernisation Scheme (TAMS II) is set to close this...

July 19, 2021

Buildings Focus: A 16-unit parlour, handling facilities and 70 cubicles in Kilkenny

Buildings Focus: A 16-unit parlour, handling facilities and 70 cubicles in Kilkenny

For this week’s Buildings Focus, Agriland made the trip down to Kilkenny to chat with a new entrant to dairy,...

July 17, 2021

16-unit parlour, handling area and 70 cubicles under the 1 roof

16-unit parlour, handling area and 70 cubicles under the 1 roof

For this week’s Buildings Focus, Agriland made the trip down to Kilkenny to Karl Dillon farm. In this video we...

July 17, 2021

Taking time to check the condition of your slatted floors

Taking time to check the condition of your slatted floors

With the busy first-cut silage period subsided on farms, farmers should make time to inspect and make improvements on their...

July 5, 2021

Buildings Focus: Laying the foundations for the next generation in Co. Galway

Buildings Focus: Laying the foundations for the next generation in Co. Galway

During the week, Agriland made the trip west to Co. Galway to an open day on the farm of Tom...

July 3, 2021

Farm open days return with a focus on robotic milking

Farm open days return with a focus on robotic milking

On Tuesday (June 29), Lely Center Mullingar held one of five open days this week, on the farm of Tom...

July 1, 2021

Soaring construction costs ‘wiping out’ farmer TAMS grants

Soaring construction costs ‘wiping out’ farmer TAMS grants

A massive rise in construction costs is “wiping out” farmer grants under the Targeted Agricultural Modernisation Scheme (TAMS), according to...

June 28, 2021

Buildings Focus: A 28-unit swing-over parlour for a 280-cow herd in Co. Cork

Buildings Focus: A 28-unit swing-over parlour for a 280-cow herd in Co. Cork

During the week, Agriland made the trip down south to Co. Cork, to check in on a recently installed 28-unit...

June 26, 2021

A 28-unit parlour for a 280-cow herd in Co. Cork

A 28-unit parlour for a 280-cow herd in Co. Cork

In this week’s Buildings Focus, Agriland made the trip down to Co. Cork to check in on a newly installed 28-unit parlour...

June 26, 2021

Buildings Focus: Creating a carbon copy of an existing suckler unit in Co. Tipperary

Buildings Focus: Creating a carbon copy of an existing suckler unit in Co. Tipperary

For this week’s Buildings Focus, Agriland made the trip to Co. Tipperary to check out a new suckler unit on...

June 20, 2021

New bill to allow larger solar arrays on agri buildings without planning permission

New bill to allow larger solar arrays on agri buildings without planning permission

The Green Party will be introducing a bill to the Seanad next week that would allow agricultural and industrial buildings...

June 18, 2021

Mica map – farmers sought to  highlight extent of problem

Mica map – farmers sought to highlight extent of problem

A web designer from Buncrana in Co. Donegal has created a ‘mica map’ with the aim of showing the extent...

June 14, 2021

Buildings Focus: Saving 4 hours a day with a new 20-unit parlour in Co. Mayo

Buildings Focus: Saving 4 hours a day with a new 20-unit parlour in Co. Mayo

During the week, Agriland headed out west to Co. Mayo, to speak to father-and-son team Leo and Enda Morrin from...

June 5, 2021

TAMS costing review ‘must include all applications’

TAMS costing review ‘must include all applications’

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine is being called on to ensure that all applications currently in the...

June 3, 2021

€286 million paid out under TAMS II to date

€286 million paid out under TAMS II to date

€286 million has been paid out to date under the Targeted Agricultural Modernisation Scheme (TAMS II), the Department of Agriculture,...

June 1, 2021

Buildings Focus: Grant-spec sheep shed for a 300-ewe flock in Co. Cavan

Buildings Focus: Grant-spec sheep shed for a 300-ewe flock in Co. Cavan

This week’s Buildings Focus saw Agriland make the trip to Co. Cavan, to check out a grant-spec sheep shed on...

May 29, 2021

A grant-spec sheep shed for a 300-ewe flock in Co. Cavan

A grant-spec sheep shed for a 300-ewe flock in Co. Cavan

In this week’s Buildings Focus, Agriland made the trip to Co. Cavan to check out a grant-spec sheep shed on...

May 29, 2021