Tillage

Dairygold finalises cereal prices for 2021 harvest

Dairygold finalises cereal prices for 2021 harvest

Dairygold has this week finalised its 2021 harvest cereal prices. The company said that following on from a successful harvest...

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Trials shows that winter malting barley can deliver for grain growers

Trials shows that winter malting barley can deliver for grain growers

The potential to grow winter malting barley varieties in Ireland was highlighted at a webinar, hosted by Teagasc earlier this...

September 22, 2021

Glanbia announces grain prices for Harvest 2021

Glanbia announces grain prices for Harvest 2021

Glanbia has announced its grain prices for Harvest 2021 – revealing that it will pay its members €210/t for green...

September 22, 2021

UK government strikes deal to reinstate CO2 production

UK government strikes deal to reinstate CO2 production

Reports have emerged this afternoon (September 21), claiming the UK government has struck a deal to reinstate carbon dioxide production....

September 21, 2021

Record harvest on the cards for maize growers in Northern Ireland

Record harvest on the cards for maize growers in Northern Ireland

Assuming that weather conditions hold over the coming weeks, maize growers in Northern Ireland can look forward to both a...

September 20, 2021

Carbon neutrality should be feasible for many Irish tillage farmers

Carbon neutrality should be feasible for many Irish tillage farmers

Teagasc is advising tillage farmers that achieving carbon neutrality within their businesses should be a feasible objective within a reasonable...

September 20, 2021

International businesses contact Teagasc about trading carbon

International businesses contact Teagasc about trading carbon

Teagasc has confirmed that a number of businesses involved in the trading of carbon credits, have been in contact with...

September 17, 2021

Ploughing 2021: Results for day 2

Ploughing 2021: Results for day 2

The results of the second day of the National Ploughing Championships 2021 contests have been released by the National Ploughing...

September 16, 2021

Existing chemistries still important in controlling herbicide-resistant weeds

Existing chemistries still important in controlling herbicide-resistant weeds

According to Life Scientific UK and Ireland country manager, Ruth Stanley, existing chemistries can still play a role in controlling...

September 16, 2021

Temporary authorisation granted for diquat this autumn

Temporary authorisation granted for diquat this autumn

Temporary authorisation of the herbicide, diquat, has been granted by the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM). Authorisation...

September 16, 2021

Crop establishment – there is no room for error

Crop establishment – there is no room for error

The Potash Development Association (PDA) has highlighted the importance of getting both soil structure and chemistry right now, when it...

September 14, 2021

How seasonal climate forecasts can boost wheat production

How seasonal climate forecasts can boost wheat production

Farmers and policymakers can reap benefits from taking seasonal weather forecasts into account when making decisions about wheat, according to...

September 14, 2021

Rye has the potential to take ‘take-all’ out of the equation

Rye has the potential to take ‘take-all’ out of the equation

Rye is a cereal crop with huge potential in Ireland, especially on those farms with a significant take-all problem. According...

September 13, 2021

Cereal growers: Fancy a punt this autumn?

Cereal growers: Fancy a punt this autumn?

Despite not making it on to this year’s Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine’s (DAFM’s) recommended cereal list, Seedtech...

September 10, 2021

Warm weather brings threat of BYDV for cereal growers

Warm weather brings threat of BYDV for cereal growers

The current spell of warm weather will be welcomed by almost every farmer throughout Ireland, but if it were to...

September 10, 2021

Cultivate finance lending platform sees beef farmers apply for most loans

Cultivate finance lending platform sees beef farmers apply for most loans

Cultivate, the collaborative credit union finance lending platform for farmers, has announced today (Thursday, September 9), that six more credit...

September 9, 2021

Kverneland sets the pace with FastBale baler

Kverneland sets the pace with FastBale baler

Non stop round baling has been a dream of many for years. It is now a reality according to Kverneland,...

September 8, 2021

Drinks Ireland calls for boost in tillage production in next CAP

Drinks Ireland calls for boost in tillage production in next CAP

Drinks Ireland, the industry body representing the alcoholic beverages industry, has called for an increase in tillage production and a...

September 8, 2021