Kilkenny

36 stolen calves returned to owner…after a month missing

36 stolen calves returned to owner…after a month missing

A group of 36 calves which had been reported stolen a month ago were returned to their owner this week....

September 3, 2021

Mechanic on the move: Next stop Urlingford for Tipp agri firm

Mechanic on the move: Next stop Urlingford for Tipp agri firm

Autumn will be a “season of change” for one agricultural mechanic and machinery dealer – who is set to move...

August 28, 2021

Kilkenny farmer delivers ‘Olympian spuds’

Kilkenny farmer delivers ‘Olympian spuds’

Kilkenny farmer John Crowley has a new catchline for his potatoes – ‘Olympian spuds’ – after he delivered a bag...

August 14, 2021

36 calves suspected to be stolen from field in Kilkenny

36 calves suspected to be stolen from field in Kilkenny

An appeal for information has been made after 36 calves went missing from a field in north Co. Kilkenny in...

August 9, 2021

1980s farm memories inspire Kilkenny restaurant

1980s farm memories inspire Kilkenny restaurant

Memories of growing up in the 1980s on a farm on the outskirts of Kilkenny, where his mother, Ann, farmed...

August 7, 2021

‘Light up the Night’ tractor and truck run cancelled for 2020

‘Light up the Night’ tractor and truck run cancelled for 2020

The popular ‘Light up the Night’ tractor and truck run will not go ahead this year due to the ongoing...

December 23, 2020

Local authority issues warning letter to Glanbia over sinking of wells

Local authority issues warning letter to Glanbia over sinking of wells

Kilkenny County Council has issued a warning letter to Glanbia Ireland following the sinking of two wells in the county....

November 2, 2020

Abandoned donkeys seized by Gardaí following welfare check in Kilkenny

Abandoned donkeys seized by Gardaí following welfare check in Kilkenny

Two abandoned donkeys were seized for welfare reasons by members of An Garda Síochána from poor land in Co. Kilkenny...

September 1, 2020

Sheep killed in overnight dog attack in Kilkenny

Sheep killed in overnight dog attack in Kilkenny

A sheep was killed while another was injured in an overnight dog attack in Co. Kilkenny over the weekend. Liam...

February 24, 2020

‘Light up the night’ truck and tractor run set for NYE

‘Light up the night’ truck and tractor run set for NYE

Preparations are well underway for the fourth annual ‘Light up the Night’ truck and tractor run, which will take place...

December 27, 2019

Garda Air Support called in on farm burglary with 4 arrested

Garda Air Support called in on farm burglary with 4 arrested

Four men were arrested following an incident at a farm in Co. Kilkenny on Tuesday night, November 19, in which...

November 21, 2019

Sheep put down following dog attack in Kilkenny

Sheep put down following dog attack in Kilkenny

Dog owners have been warned to keep their pets under control following a sheep kill in Co. Kilkenny over the...

September 30, 2019

Gardaí seize cannabis worth €12,000 in ‘rural area’

Gardaí seize cannabis worth €12,000 in ‘rural area’

Gardaí seized a quantity of cannabis worth €12,000 in a raid on a “rural area” in Co. Kilkenny earlier this...

July 19, 2019

Precision Agriculture Hub launched in ‘sunny south-east’

Precision Agriculture Hub launched in ‘sunny south-east’

A new digital innovation hub in Kilkenny can drive the digital transformation of Europe’s agri-food sector, boosting innovation and growth...

May 20, 2019

Teagasc to host ‘Quality Silage Demo’ open day in Urlingford

Teagasc to host ‘Quality Silage Demo’ open day in Urlingford

A demonstration day on best practice in making high-quality silage is set to take place at 3:00pm on Thursday, May...

May 14, 2019

Tech Thursday issues call out for agri-tech women speakers

Tech Thursday issues call out for agri-tech women speakers

‘Tech Thursday Kilkenny’, which is bringing what it describes as the “cream of the crop” of enterprise-led Agritech from Kilkenny...

April 27, 2019

Dog pack attack snuffed out in Kilkenny

Dog pack attack snuffed out in Kilkenny

Early this morning a farmer in Kilkenny ensured that a pack of dogs had worried their last sheep. Sheep farmer...

February 25, 2019

Captured Ka and ridge plough ‘carted’ off in Kilkenny

Captured Ka and ridge plough ‘carted’ off in Kilkenny

Gardai in Co. Kilkenny recently stopped an unusual pairing of a vehicle towing an assortment of items precariously balanced in...

February 5, 2019