Farm

Government TD opposes ‘therapeutic farm’ in Kildare

Government TD opposes ‘therapeutic farm’ in Kildare

By Gordon Deegan A prominent government TD has helped put the brakes on plans for a €6.5 million ‘therapeutic farm’...

April 29, 2022

Visitors warned not to feed animals at award-winning farm after goat deaths

Visitors warned not to feed animals at award-winning farm after goat deaths

Visitors to the award-winning Tannaghmore Rare Breeds Animal Farm in Co. Armagh are being advised that they must not feed...

September 4, 2020

‘Win a farm’ raffle pulls farm prize due to missing entries target

‘Win a farm’ raffle pulls farm prize due to missing entries target

A farm worth £1.3 million (€1.44 million) which had been destined to be won in a raffle in the UK...

January 3, 2019

Embrace FARM to benefit from Ford club fundraiser

Embrace FARM to benefit from Ford club fundraiser

Ford tractor enthusiasts have an extra special treat to look forward to this Christmas when the South East Ireland Ford...

November 28, 2018

‘We will be homeless if they sell us out now’ – farming family

‘We will be homeless if they sell us out now’ – farming family

A farming family in Co. Meath are in danger of becoming homeless if a vulture fund goes ahead with its...

September 12, 2018

Farm trespasser convicted of attempting to steal diesel

Farm trespasser convicted of attempting to steal diesel

Credit Michael Kenwood A 26-year-old Holywood man who claimed he had wandered onto the grounds of a Newtownards farm by...

May 25, 2018

600ha Oz farm sells for a reported $200 million

600ha Oz farm sells for a reported $200 million

A 600ha farm in Australia located approximately 40km north of Melbourne has recently sold for a reported $200 million (€125.5 million)....

May 9, 2018

National average price of farmland exceeded €9,600/ac in 2017

National average price of farmland exceeded €9,600/ac in 2017

The average price of farmland nationally exceeded €9,600/ac at the end of 2017, according to analysis carried out by Sherry...

February 28, 2018

Farmer attacked by bull on farm in the south-east

Farmer attacked by bull on farm in the south-east

A farmer in his 40s was left with facial injuries and significant amounts of bruising, after he was attacked by...

October 31, 2017

Fancy winning a farm in a raffle?

Fancy winning a farm in a raffle?

Fancy being in with a chance of winning a 7.5ha (18.6ac) farm worth £1.3 million (€1.45 million)? By buying a...

October 19, 2017

Emergency services called to a farm as man trapped in trench collapse

Emergency services called to a farm as man trapped in trench collapse

Emergency services have been called to a farm in Co. Cork as a man has been trapped following a trench...

September 28, 2017

Investigation underway as 9 cattle stolen

Investigation underway as 9 cattle stolen

An investigation is underway after nine cattle were stolen in south Co. Armagh over the weekend, according to the Police...

August 14, 2017

Man killed in tractor accident on Antrim farm to be laid to rest

Man killed in tractor accident on Antrim farm to be laid to rest

A man who sadly passed away in an accident involving a tractor on a farm in Co. Antrim will be...

August 9, 2017

Pics: Longford farm with “enormous potential” sells for close to €7,300/ac

Pics: Longford farm with “enormous potential” sells for close to €7,300/ac

A farm in Co. Longford, which was advertised as having “enormous potential and extensive road frontage“, has sold for slightly over...

July 25, 2017

339ac of farm land makes €1.68 million at auction

339ac of farm land makes €1.68 million at auction

Three parcels of farm land in the midlands, totalling 339ac, sold for €1.68 million at an auction last Friday, July...

July 17, 2017

Pics: Substantial 367ac midlands farm to go under the hammer tomorrow

Pics: Substantial 367ac midlands farm to go under the hammer tomorrow

A sizeable 367ac farm is set to go under the hammer in the midlands tomorrow, July 14, with a guide...

July 13, 2017

73-year-old farmer dies in Co. Clare in tractor-related incident

73-year-old farmer dies in Co. Clare in tractor-related incident

Gardai are investigating the tragic death of a 73-year-old farmer following an incident involving a tractor, according to reports in...

April 22, 2017

Falling farm income forces farmer to diversify into brewery venture

Falling farm income forces farmer to diversify into brewery venture

A farmer in Co. Laois has been forced to diversify and set up his own craft brewery business on the...

February 12, 2017