Hay

150 bales of hay stolen from Tipperary yard

150 bales of hay stolen from Tipperary yard

An Garda Síochána has confirmed today (Monday, March 14) that an investigation is underway into the theft of a “substantial...

March 14, 2022

Making hay for horses, rhinos and hippos…in Kildare

Making hay for horses, rhinos and hippos…in Kildare

Hay and haylage products that are used in places as distant as the Middle East and Asia – and fed...

September 24, 2021

Cause of Monaghan hay barn fire still unknown

Cause of Monaghan hay barn fire still unknown

The cause of a fire at a hay barn in Co. Monaghan late last week has yet to be determined,...

June 23, 2021

Map: How much does a 4X4 round bale of hay cost?

Map: How much does a 4X4 round bale of hay cost?

Farmers across the country took advantage of the recent spell of dry weather, with some opting to secure a cut...

July 21, 2019

Gardai investigating cause of farm fire

Gardai investigating cause of farm fire

Members of An Garda Siochana are investigating the cause of a recent farm fire in Co. Meath, according to local...

September 27, 2018

Around 10,000 small square bales of hay destroyed in fire

Around 10,000 small square bales of hay destroyed in fire

Around 10,000 small square bales of hay were destroyed after a large hay barn caught fire in the north-east in...

September 13, 2018

Hay field ‘self-ignites’ in rare freak accident

Hay field ‘self-ignites’ in rare freak accident

Last week, James Barry – from Woodlawn, Co. Gaway – was hopping into his tractor to row up his field...

June 28, 2018

Collision and hay spill on major motorway

Collision and hay spill on major motorway

A large load of hay bales came crashing down onto a busy motorway following a collision in Co. Kildare earlier...

February 2, 2018

Gardai appeal for info following theft of hay bales

Gardai appeal for info following theft of hay bales

Gardai in Co. Galway are investigating reports of a theft of hay from a local farm, a Garda spokesperson has...

January 30, 2018

Fodder crisis: ‘Last weekend, I saw farmers trying to make silage in pools of water’

Fodder crisis: ‘Last weekend, I saw farmers trying to make silage in pools of water’

A fodder crisis in developing in Ireland and has already taken grip in parts of the country, according to Sinn...

November 9, 2017

Round bales of straw making €10-15/bale across the country

Round bales of straw making €10-15/bale across the country

Prices for 4X4 round bales of straw are ranging from €10 to €15/bale across the country, a review of DoneDeal has shown....

August 10, 2017

Man airlifted to hospital after being crushed by hay bale

Man airlifted to hospital after being crushed by hay bale

A man has reportedly been airlifted to hospital this evening, August 1, after allegedly being crushed by a hay bale...

August 1, 2017

Pic: Traffic chaos as truck partially loses its load of bales

Pic: Traffic chaos as truck partially loses its load of bales

Traffic in New Ross has been delayed after one of the lanes on O’Hanrahan’s Bridge had to be closed, after...

July 25, 2017

Pics: Silage fever grips Monaghan as vintage and classic machines get busy

Pics: Silage fever grips Monaghan as vintage and classic machines get busy

A record number of participants took part in a silage cutting event in Inniskeen, Co. Monaghan, over the June bank...

June 7, 2017

Video: Drone footage captures the scale of the Australian harvest

Video: Drone footage captures the scale of the Australian harvest

The scale of the 2016 in Australia was caught on camera recently on a farm in Corrigin, in the state...

February 1, 2017

Gardai investigate as fire engulfs farm shed overnight

Gardai investigate as fire engulfs farm shed overnight

Gardai in Ferbane Co. Offaly are investigating a fire in a farm shed in Co. Offaly which began this morning, Wednesday,...

December 21, 2016

Check out the latest hay and forage equipment from Massey Ferguson

Check out the latest hay and forage equipment from Massey Ferguson

Massey Ferguson recently introduced a full-line up of grassland machinery at the EIMA machinery show in Italy, including mowers, tedders and...

November 25, 2016

Pics: Fendt releases new hay and forage equipment

Pics: Fendt releases new hay and forage equipment

Fendt has recently released it’s new hay and forage equipment, with the range including tedders, rakes and a choice of...

October 19, 2016