Tipperary

Tipperary woman on life as an AI technician and relief milker

Tipperary woman on life as an AI technician and relief milker

As an AI (Artificial Insemination) technician and a relief milker, Tipperary woman Breda O’Dwyer, is said to be outstanding in...

August 19, 2017

Tipperary pig farmers on a slice of life as Airbnb hosts

Tipperary pig farmers on a slice of life as Airbnb hosts

A growing number of farming and rural households are looking to Airbnb as a way to supplement their income. Tipperary...

August 7, 2017

Tipperary woman builds a career in sustainable farming

Tipperary woman builds a career in sustainable farming

For Tipperary woman, Ailbhe Gerrard, sustainable farming is about managing different projects. These include: forestry thinning; silage making; dry stone...

July 15, 2017

Tipperary tractor run aims to raise awareness about meningitis

Tipperary tractor run aims to raise awareness about meningitis

A tractor run that is set to take place in Cahir in Co. Tipperary this weekend hopes to raise awareness...

July 11, 2017

North Tipp IFA welcomes outcome of farm inspections campaign

North Tipp IFA welcomes outcome of farm inspections campaign

The “over-zealous” nature of farm inspections in north Tipperary over recent years has not helped efforts to promote farm safety....

July 8, 2017

Sixth case of bird flu found in Ireland

Sixth case of bird flu found in Ireland

A sixth case of avian influenza (bird flu) has been confirmed in Ireland, this time in Nenagh, Co. Tipperary, after...

February 4, 2017

Farmer uses disc harrow to wish the Tipperary footballers the best of luck

Farmer uses disc harrow to wish the Tipperary footballers the best of luck

Ahead of this weekend’s All-Ireland football semi-final clash between Tipperary and Mayo, one farmer in the premier county has taken...

August 19, 2016

Planned 1,200 cow dairy farm in Tipperary to cost €6.5m

Planned 1,200 cow dairy farm in Tipperary to cost €6.5m

A new dairy farming project in Co Tipperary is centred on 1,200 cows and 1,000 acres of leased land. The...

November 9, 2015

Arrabawn follows other co-ops with June milk price cut

Arrabawn follows other co-ops with June milk price cut

Arrabawn dairy co-op is paying 28c/L for June milk, down 1.5c/L on the previous month. The dairy processor is also...

July 20, 2015

‘Vicious’ dog attack on calf in Tipperary

‘Vicious’ dog attack on calf in Tipperary

A calf was “viciously” attacked by a dog in the Horse and Jockey area of Co. Tipperary this week. Local...

June 30, 2015

Video: How the country’s top dairy farm became best in class

Video: How the country’s top dairy farm became best in class

The 2014 winners of the National Dairy Council Kerrygold Milk Quality award was the Dwan family in Thurles, Tipperary. The...

April 24, 2015

258-acre Tipperary farm makes €8,500/acre

258-acre Tipperary farm makes €8,500/acre

A large farm of 258 acres outside Nenagh, Tipperary sold recently at auction for just over €8,500/acre. The farm of land...

March 28, 2015