Dairy Farm

Boot cleaning reduces disease levels on livestock farms

Boot cleaning reduces disease levels on livestock farms

Irish veterinary consultant Dr. Tommy Heffernan has highlighted the need for everyone entering a livestock farm, to wash and dip...

March 30, 2021

High-quality dairy enterprise on 144ac available for purchase in the ‘Golden Vale’

High-quality dairy enterprise on 144ac available for purchase in the ‘Golden Vale’

An excellent opportunity has arisen to acquire a very high-quality dairy enterprise extending to approximately 144ac (58.27ha). The residential farm...

January 30, 2020

47ac residential farm offers commercial and agricultural potential

47ac residential farm offers commercial and agricultural potential

A 47.07ac residential farm is currently on the market, located in Pouleen, Tarbert, Co. Kerry – just outside Ballylongford village....

January 8, 2019

Is my dairy farm a good place for employees to work?

Is my dairy farm a good place for employees to work?

One of the key themes at this year’s National Dairy Conference was the topic of making Irish dairy farms better...

November 28, 2018

Kiwi dairy operation which milks over 3,000 cows to go under the hammer

Kiwi dairy operation which milks over 3,000 cows to go under the hammer

A major dairy farming portfolio has recently been put up for sale in New Zealand, which is currently milking a herd...

December 12, 2016

Two massive UK dairy farms covering 1,300 acres hit the market for €11.6m

Two massive UK dairy farms covering 1,300 acres hit the market for €11.6m

Two dairy farms amounting to nearly 1,300ac has been put up for sale in Pembrokeshire in Wales, with a guide price of £10m...

August 12, 2016

Video: Fire on family-run dairy farm kills 160 cows

Video: Fire on family-run dairy farm kills 160 cows

Some 160 dairy cows were killed in a fire at a dairy farm in Canada over the weekend, CTV Montreal...

July 19, 2016

Woman receives 25 years in prison for killing her husband with a pitchfork

Woman receives 25 years in prison for killing her husband with a pitchfork

A woman in the US has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for killing her husband with a pitchfork...

June 28, 2016

Video: Building an 8,000 head dairy farm in 9 months

Video: Building an 8,000 head dairy farm in 9 months

Construction began on an 8,000 head dairy farm, called Meadowstar Dairy, in Minnesota in March 2015 and the building of...

June 2, 2016

Pics: Behind the scenes at one of Iran’s largest dairy farms

Pics: Behind the scenes at one of Iran’s largest dairy farms

One of the largest dairy farms in Iran opened its doors to an Irish delegation this week as part of...

April 26, 2016

Australia’s largest dairy farm with 17,800 cows sells for $250m

Australia’s largest dairy farm with 17,800 cows sells for $250m

Australia’s largest dairy farm, Van Diemen’s Land Company (VDL) has been sold for a price in the region of A$250m...

November 14, 2015

A US dairy farm has turned dung into electricity for 1,000 homes

A US dairy farm has turned dung into electricity for 1,000 homes

A dairy farm in the US is turning cow dung from its 3,400 cows into enough electricity to power 1,000...

October 28, 2015