Waterford

Rural pub saved by actions of ‘Village’ people

Rural pub saved by actions of ‘Village’ people

Farmers are among the community members in the village of Rathgormack, Co. Waterford, who have clubbed together to buy the...

July 24, 2021

Gardaí investigate theft of farming equipment

Gardaí investigate theft of farming equipment

Members of An Garda Síochána have issued an appeal for information relating to the theft of farming equipment from an...

April 9, 2020

Illegal dumping warning issued following SPA clean-up in Waterford

Illegal dumping warning issued following SPA clean-up in Waterford

A warning has been issued to rural dwellers and the general public to dispose of waste responsibly or face the...

September 26, 2019

Risk of short-term lay-off for 20 ABP staff due to uncertainty

Risk of short-term lay-off for 20 ABP staff due to uncertainty

A number of employees in an Irish ABP plant could have their jobs under risk of a “short-term lay-off” due...

May 9, 2019

IFA elections: Row escalates as Waterford nomination ‘deemed invalid’

IFA elections: Row escalates as Waterford nomination ‘deemed invalid’

A row that escalated after the re-election of the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) dairy chairman in Co. Waterford has now...

February 7, 2019

Waterford butcher hits back at ‘intimidating’ vegan protest

Waterford butcher hits back at ‘intimidating’ vegan protest

A butcher shop in Co. Waterford has voiced frustration and sadness following an unannounced vegan protest directly outside its premises...

February 6, 2019

220ac property sees former intensive sheep and beef farm on the market

220ac property sees former intensive sheep and beef farm on the market

A unique opportunity to purchase a 220ac roadside farm for sale has come on the market in Faha, Kilmacthomas, Co. Waterford....

January 9, 2019

Video: Residential farm ‘gives opportunity to establish vibrant agricultural enterprise’

Video: Residential farm ‘gives opportunity to establish vibrant agricultural enterprise’

Located just off the N25, between Dungarvan and Youghal, is a five-bedroom residential farm for sale. The property comprises circa...

November 7, 2018

Hooper Dolan Farm Safety Awards launched in Waterford

Hooper Dolan Farm Safety Awards launched in Waterford

The inaugural Hooper Dolan Farm Safety Awards in association with Teagasc were launched at a special function in Kildalton College...

November 2, 2018

Overturned lorry scatters chickens onto motorway

Overturned lorry scatters chickens onto motorway

A lorry that was reportedly transporting a large number of chickens overturned on the M9 motorway in Co. Waterford yesterday...

April 18, 2018

Tractor run fundraisers for Waterford baby in need of liver transplant

Tractor run fundraisers for Waterford baby in need of liver transplant

A tractor run to raise funds for a Waterford baby awaiting a liver transplant will be held at Lismore GAA...

December 23, 2017

‘There’s no job that I can’t accomplish’: South East Women in Farming panellist

‘There’s no job that I can’t accomplish’: South East Women in Farming panellist

“I have always considered myself a farmer rather than a female farmer. While I feel I think differently and maybe...

November 18, 2017

Search continues for Waterford farmer’s stolen tractor

Search continues for Waterford farmer’s stolen tractor

The search is continuing for a tractor that was stolen from a farmer in Co. Waterford last weekend, according to...

August 25, 2017

Waterford woman ready to rake it in at silage event

Waterford woman ready to rake it in at silage event

Co. Waterford woman, Paula Hogan, is ready to rake it in – silage, that is. For she is poised to...

August 13, 2017

Special EU status sought for Comeragh Mountain Lamb

Special EU status sought for Comeragh Mountain Lamb

A consultation has been launched on the application for Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) status for ‘Comeragh Mountain Lamb’. The national consultation...

August 10, 2017