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Big Week on the Farm aims to smash a tractor world record

Big Week on the Farm aims to smash a tractor world record

After a successful debut season on Irish television in 2016, Big Week on the Farm is set to make a...

March 24, 2017

Viability of tillage farming in the west features on Ear to the Ground

Viability of tillage farming in the west features on Ear to the Ground

The 24th series of Ear to the Ground will return to television screens tonight, October 27, and will feature rural resettlement,...

October 27, 2016

RTE to broadcast The Ploughing Live from this year’s site in Tullamore

RTE to broadcast The Ploughing Live from this year’s site in Tullamore

RTÉ will be live from this year’s National Ploughing Championships, with Marty Morrissey and Aine Lawlor bringing you an insight into...

September 15, 2016

Farmers in financial difficulty are ‘terrified of what is coming down the road’

Farmers in financial difficulty are ‘terrified of what is coming down the road’

Farmers in financial difficulty are terrified of what is coming down the road, according to the ICSA’s Seamus Sherlock. Speaking...

May 23, 2016

Big week on the farm to feature camogie star and a chicken-plucking challenge

Big week on the farm to feature camogie star and a chicken-plucking challenge

Last night, on the second episode of RTE’s Big Week on the Farm, viewers saw country singer Nathan Carter deliver...

April 6, 2016

Record breaking Big Week on the Farm

Record breaking Big Week on the Farm

The first night of RTE’s Big Week on the Farm saw Donegal man Ivan Scott shear his way to a...

April 5, 2016

Big week for Irish farming, are you watching tonight?

Big week for Irish farming, are you watching tonight?

RTE will kick-off a landmark TV series this evening that aims to increase awareness and appreciation of Irish farming. Running...

April 4, 2016

RTE capture terrible footage of an almost fully submerged farm yard in Galway

RTE capture terrible footage of an almost fully submerged farm yard in Galway

Heavy rainfall continues to cause significant damage to farms across the country. RTE today posted on its facebook page incredible...

December 26, 2015

Farmers are the worst tax offenders – RTE investigation reveals

Farmers are the worst tax offenders – RTE investigation reveals

Farmers are by far the most numerous tax offenders, accounting for more than 10% of all convictions, according to a...

July 29, 2015

Farmers! Now’s your chance to be the CEO of a company

Farmers! Now’s your chance to be the CEO of a company

Farmers! Have you ever wanted be the CEO of a company? Well, now’s your chance. ‘Farmers in Charge’ is a...

July 26, 2015

Would you try camel milk? Ray D’Arcy did on live radio

Would you try camel milk? Ray D’Arcy did on live radio

Have you ever heard of camel milk? A Dutch camel farm is supplying camel milk to musclefood.com and Ray D’Arcy...

July 22, 2015

Think you have a fit family? You could win €15,000

Think you have a fit family? You could win €15,000

RTE is now searching the country to find the fittest, fastest, strongest families to enter one of Ireland’s most extreme...

May 31, 2015

Teagasc liver fluke research to feature on ‘The Science Squad’

Teagasc liver fluke research to feature on ‘The Science Squad’

Teagasc research will feature in three episodes in the upcoming series of The Science Squad on RTÉ One television. In...

October 27, 2014

‘Farming community faces enormous challenges’ – RTE’s George Lee

‘Farming community faces enormous challenges’ – RTE’s George Lee

RTÉ News has announced this afternoon the appointment of George Lee as its Agriculture and Environment Correspondent. Currently a correspondent...

March 13, 2014