Agricultural Shows

Mohill Agricultural Show postponed until 2022

Mohill Agricultural Show postponed until 2022

Mohill Agricultural Show will not take place this year and has instead been postponed until 2022, according to the show’s...

April 27, 2021

Irish show organisers advised to cancel shows for 2021

Irish show organisers advised to cancel shows for 2021

The Irish Shows Association (ISA) has advised members to cancel 2021 shows. The association has said it will not be...

March 29, 2021

Gap in show enthusiasts’ year highlighted

Gap in show enthusiasts’ year highlighted

The gap in the diaries of agricultural show enthusiasts this year due to coronavirus cancellations is laid bare in the...

February 27, 2021

Agricultural show funding can be used in 2021 – Ring

Agricultural show funding can be used in 2021 – Ring

Funding allocated by the Government for agricultural shows can be used in 2021, said Michael Ring, the Minister for Rural...

May 18, 2020

Irish Shows Association pulls 2020 All-Ireland championship

Irish Shows Association pulls 2020 All-Ireland championship

The Irish Shows Association has announced that it will not be possible to run its all-Ireland championship series for 2020...

April 16, 2020

Agricultural show scene series returns to TG4

Agricultural show scene series returns to TG4

The popular country agricultural show scene series, Beidh Aonach Amárach, returned to TG4 for a second series on Thursday, January...

January 25, 2020

€600,000 in funding announced for agricultural shows

€600,000 in funding announced for agricultural shows

Funding of €600,000 has been announced for agricultural shows around the country by Minister for Rural and Community Development Michael Ring....

October 24, 2019

‘Flavours of Fingal’ promises 2 ‘action-packed’ days

‘Flavours of Fingal’ promises 2 ‘action-packed’ days

The eighth annual ‘Flavours of Fingal’ event will take place next weekend on Saturday, June 29, and Sunday, June 30....

June 24, 2019

Pics: Weather impacts on ‘Cereals’ show, but bigger problems in UK fields

Pics: Weather impacts on ‘Cereals’ show, but bigger problems in UK fields

This week, AgriLand attended the ‘Cereals’ show in the UK. It’s known as the arable event and it’s a must see...

June 16, 2019

Government called on to increase funding for agricultural shows

Government called on to increase funding for agricultural shows

The Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar, has been called on to increase funding for agricultural shows, because of the “importance of such...

May 31, 2019

New series offers behind-the-scenes glimpse into Irish agri show scene

New series offers behind-the-scenes glimpse into Irish agri show scene

Irish agricultural shows and fairs will come under the limelight in a new six-part documentary series being shown on TG4,...

January 8, 2019

€600,000 in funding allocated for agricultural shows

€600,000 in funding allocated for agricultural shows

Minister for Rural and Community Development Michael Ring has announced a €600,000 allocation by his department to agricultural shows. This...

August 7, 2018

Out and about: Agri events taking place this weekend

Out and about: Agri events taking place this weekend

There are a number of agricultural shows taking place across the country this bank holiday weekend. Given the warm temperatures...

August 3, 2018

Events: Agri shows and fun days taking place this weekend

Events: Agri shows and fun days taking place this weekend

Why not make the most of the last weekend in July and celebrate the return of the rain by getting...

July 27, 2018

Agricultural shows galore this midsummer weekend

Agricultural shows galore this midsummer weekend

Agri-entertainment will be in abundance in the coming days as yet another heatwave sweeps across the nation – here are...

June 22, 2018

Kildare Show set to showcase a taste of rural life

Kildare Show set to showcase a taste of rural life

A new food fair marquee will be among the draws at this year’s Kildare County Show – which will take...

May 26, 2018

Almost 120 agricultural shows to benefit from €800,000 funding bonus

Almost 120 agricultural shows to benefit from €800,000 funding bonus

Almost 120 agricultural shows are set to benefit from a funding bonus of over €800,000, the Minister for Rural and...

December 1, 2017

National Hereford Calf Show takes place this weekend

National Hereford Calf Show takes place this weekend

The fourth annual National Hereford Calf Show was launched by Minister for Heritage and Culture, Heather Humphreys, at this year’s...

November 10, 2017