Cavan

Cavan farmer named as winner of Farm Forestry Award

Cavan farmer named as winner of Farm Forestry Award

The winner of the 2022 RDS Teagasc Farm Forestry Award has been announced as Co. Cavan farmer, Cathal Rudden.  Cathal...

May 9, 2022

Cavan woman helps re-establish Roscommon sheep breed

Cavan woman helps re-establish Roscommon sheep breed

Cavan-based farmer and entrepreneur Sandra Coote is helping to re-establish the Co. Roscommon sheep breed. “My love of sheep goes...

April 9, 2022

Contracting community support run for child with sight loss

Contracting community support run for child with sight loss

The contracting community is getting behind the family of a young Cavan child affected by sight loss which has organised...

March 26, 2022

Agile rural enterprise expands in ‘crafty’ move

Agile rural enterprise expands in ‘crafty’ move

The Cavan-based woman behind the agile Crafts of Ireland venture is in expansion mode, nearing completion on an extension on...

January 22, 2022

Gardaí in Cavan and Monaghan stress sheep worrying reports

Gardaí in Cavan and Monaghan stress sheep worrying reports

Gardaí in counties Cavan and Monaghan have publicly highlighted recent reports of incidents of dogs worrying sheep. In a post...

January 15, 2022

Cavan co-op set to further expand operations

Cavan co-op set to further expand operations

A Co. Cavan-based co-op and agri-hardware store has commenced works to expand its enterprise at its base on the outskirts...

January 2, 2022

Poultry sector protestors in Cavan call for 15c increase per chicken

Poultry sector protestors in Cavan call for 15c increase per chicken

More than 100 poultry producers staged a protest in Cavan town today (Tuesday, December 21) outside some of the town’s...

December 21, 2021

Cavan woman keen to give back through social farming

Cavan woman keen to give back through social farming

Grace Cooney’s feet are now firmly planted in the soil of her farm in the beautiful and historic Lough an...

October 25, 2021

Owner sought for quad found on walking path

Owner sought for quad found on walking path

The owner of a quad that was found on a walking path in Co. Cavan over the weekend has been...

September 6, 2021

Road safety: Driver grounded by Gardaí over weight woes

Road safety: Driver grounded by Gardaí over weight woes

The driver of a jeep towing a trailer with a skip was grounded by Gardaí recently due to the detection...

August 16, 2021

Dogs seized from Cavan farm over suspected welfare issues

Dogs seized from Cavan farm over suspected welfare issues

A number of dogs were seized from a premises in Co. Cavan over suspected animal welfare offences, according to An...

July 28, 2021

Pics: Emergency services tackle 2 large gorse fires

Pics: Emergency services tackle 2 large gorse fires

Emergency services had to be called in to tackle large gorse fires in two separate rural areas in counties Monaghan...

July 26, 2021

Gardaí urge vigilance after two arrested in silage wrap ‘sting’ operation

Gardaí urge vigilance after two arrested in silage wrap ‘sting’ operation

An Garda Síochána is urging agri-businesses to be extra vigilant following a series of fraudulent transactions in the Cavan area...

July 1, 2021

Tractor seized at checkpoint with court to follow

Tractor seized at checkpoint with court to follow

A tractor was seized by members of An Garda Síochána at a checkpoint in Co. Cavan this week, Gardaí have...

May 20, 2021

Cavan Gardaí and fire services attend overturned milk tanker

Cavan Gardaí and fire services attend overturned milk tanker

Gardaí and fire services in Co. Cavan attended the scene after a milk tanker overturned and left the road between...

May 9, 2021

Start of farm software remembered by Virginia woman as she retires

Start of farm software remembered by Virginia woman as she retires

Co. Cavan woman Kathleen Duffy is logging out this week, as she retires after 24 years working with Irish Farm...

May 1, 2021

Liffey Meats’ plan for effluent pipe to river requires planning permission

Liffey Meats’ plan for effluent pipe to river requires planning permission

A meat processing company in Co. Cavan has been told that it needs to secure planning permission to install an...

November 10, 2020

Gardaí investigate following theft of trailer in Cavan

Gardaí investigate following theft of trailer in Cavan

Investigations are ongoing by members of An Garda Síochána following the theft of a trailer from a property in Co....

July 2, 2020