Buildings

A 14-unit parlour for a start-up 75-cow herd in Co. Wexford

A 14-unit parlour for a start-up 75-cow herd in Co. Wexford

For this week’s Buildings Focus, Agriland made the trip too Co. Wexford to talk to Robert Jacob, a new entrant...

May 22, 2021

Buildings Focus: 14-unit parlour for a start-up 75-cow herd in Co. Wexford

Buildings Focus: 14-unit parlour for a start-up 75-cow herd in Co. Wexford

Farming in the ‘sunny southeast’ is Robert Jacob, a new entrant to dairy farming this year, who is milking 75...

May 22, 2021

No sign of steel prices easing anytime soon

No sign of steel prices easing anytime soon

There appears to be no sign of steel prices coming down anytime soon, with the overall cost of agricultural buildings...

May 3, 2021

Buildings Focus: A sheep, calf and finishing unit all under one roof in Tipperary

Buildings Focus: A sheep, calf and finishing unit all under one roof in Tipperary

A stone’s throw away from Nenagh, Co. Tipperary, is beef and sheep farmer, Paul Conway. The Tipperary native, who works...

May 1, 2021

Buildings Focus: Leaving no stone unturned in this new suckler unit in Roscommon

Buildings Focus: Leaving no stone unturned in this new suckler unit in Roscommon

During the week, Agriland made the journey over to Loughglynn in Co. Roscommon to check out a new suckler unit...

April 24, 2021

Buildings Focus: Leaving no stone unturned in this new suckler unit in Co. Roscommon

Buildings Focus: Leaving no stone unturned in this new suckler unit in Co. Roscommon

Take a tour with Agriland of this new build in Co.Roscommon on the farm of Christopher Scally a suckler farmer....

April 24, 2021

Infrastructure Focus: ‘No more headaches’ with the help of an underpass in Limerick

Infrastructure Focus: ‘No more headaches’ with the help of an underpass in Limerick

Outside Newcastle West in Co. Limerick, are father and son duo Nelius and Ross McEnery who have recently installed an...

April 17, 2021

Buildings Focus: 4-bay suckler unit with a creep and calving area in Co. Galway

Buildings Focus: 4-bay suckler unit with a creep and calving area in Co. Galway

During the week, Agriland made the trip to Corrandulla in Co. Galway, to check out a new 4-bay suckler unit...

April 5, 2021

A new slatted unit with a creep and calving area for an expanding suckler herd in Co. Galway

A new slatted unit with a creep and calving area for an expanding suckler herd in Co. Galway

A new slatted unit with a creep and calving area for an expanding suckler herd in Co. Galway on the...

April 5, 2021

Buildings Focus: Going the robotic-milking route in Co. Roscommon

Buildings Focus: Going the robotic-milking route in Co. Roscommon

Just outside the village of Frenchpark in Co. Roscommon lies a new start-up dairy herd of 70 crossbred cows. The...

March 30, 2021

Buildings Focus: Going the robotic-milking route in Co. Roscommon

Buildings Focus: Going the robotic-milking route in Co. Roscommon

In this week’s Buildings Focus, Agriland’s Michael Geary caught up with Tommie Devine, a new entrant to dairy farming, to...

March 30, 2021

Buildings Focus: AgriLand’s Michael Geary speaks to Sam Thompson about his new slatted sheep unit

Buildings Focus: AgriLand’s Michael Geary speaks to Sam Thompson about his new slatted sheep unit

In this week’s Buildings Focus, AgriLand’s Michael Geary made the trip to just outside Dungannon in Co. Tyrone to see...

March 29, 2021

New 50 bail rotary parlour at Salesian Agricultural College

New 50 bail rotary parlour at Salesian Agricultural College

A lot of money has been put into the dairy end of the farm at Salesian Agricultural College over the...

March 29, 2021

A new 5 bay slatted unit for an expanding beef finishing enterprise in Co  Tipperary

A new 5 bay slatted unit for an expanding beef finishing enterprise in Co Tipperary

A new 5-bay slatted unit for an expanding beef finishing enterprise on the farm of Pierce Ryan from Borrisoleigh in...

March 29, 2021

Loose shed and a first-class handling facility in Co. Tipperary

Loose shed and a first-class handling facility in Co. Tipperary

Residing just outside Clonmore in Co. Tipperary is beef farmer John Maher, who has recently built a new loose shed...

March 29, 2021

Tying in a new cubicle shed with two existing sheds to create 84 cubicles

Tying in a new cubicle shed with two existing sheds to create 84 cubicles

Farming just outside Milltown, in Co. Galway, is Bernard, Maria and Noah Brennan, who milk a herd of 70 British...

March 26, 2021

Buildings Focus: Going the extra mile to create an environment for calves to thrive in

Buildings Focus: Going the extra mile to create an environment for calves to thrive in

In this week’s Buildings Focus, AgriLand visited the farm of Pierce Breen to check out his new calf housing facilities.

March 26, 2021

Farmers urged to replace older slats under TAMS funding

Farmers urged to replace older slats under TAMS funding

Farmers are being urged to replace older slats in cattle sheds with funding from the Targeted Agricultural Modernisation Scheme (TAMS),...

March 25, 2021