Posts Tagged: Farm Accident

Priorities for pig farmers

View from the Northern Ireland: Liz Donnelly from the College of Agriculture, Food and Rural Enterprise (CAFRE) in the college’s latest management notes…
Keep fighting fit

Teagasc’s new health booklet, ‘Staying Fit for Farming’ is proving very popular across the country. The booklet, launched at the National Ploughing Championships…
Cork man dies on farm

Gardai and the Health and Safety Authority (HSA) are investigating the death of a 26-year-old man who died in a farming accident in…
A stitch in time #smartfarming

Farming is a demanding job. It requires a high level of knowledge and ability in animal husbandry, machinery management, feed management and many…
Limerick scoops dairy top prize

The 2013 winners of the national prize for the best dairy farm are Edward and Olivia Fitzgerald, from Tobernea, Effin, Kilmallock, Co Limerick.…
Stay fit for farming

A new booklet entitled ‘Staying Fit for Farming’ promoting farmers health and healthy lifestyles was launched today at the National Ploughing Championships. Addressing…
Stay safe while on the farm

Prof Stephan Van den Broucke, a leading expert on prevention of accidents and ill health, will be the keynote speaker at the annual…