Wicklow

Beef Focus: Leasing 500ac and agri-contracting in Wicklow

Beef Focus: Leasing 500ac and agri-contracting in Wicklow

Farming at the foothills of the Sugarloaf Mountain in Co. Wicklow is Eoin O’Toole, a beef and tillage farmer who...

November 22, 2021

Beef Focus: Producing Wagyu beef from dairy and suckler dams

Beef Focus: Producing Wagyu beef from dairy and suckler dams

John Hourigan is a beef farmer from Donard in Co. Wicklow, who has been in the business of producing Wagyu...

October 11, 2021

‘Pure skincare fresh from the farm’ in expansion mode

‘Pure skincare fresh from the farm’ in expansion mode

‘Pure skincare fresh from the farm’ is the tagline of a rural enterprise on the Wexford/Wicklow border, that enjoyed a...

October 9, 2021

Executor sales see Wicklow farms in online auctions

Executor sales see Wicklow farms in online auctions

Two Wicklow farms have come onto the market in executor sales, one in Aughrim and the other in Tinahely. A...

September 26, 2021

2 dogs shot following vicious sheep kill in Wicklow

2 dogs shot following vicious sheep kill in Wicklow

Two dogs were shot after attacking, killing and injuring over 20 sheep in Co. Wicklow last week – with local...

August 24, 2021

Full steam ahead for ‘Here for the Hat’ tractor run

Full steam ahead for ‘Here for the Hat’ tractor run

The small rural community of Coolboy, Co. Wicklow, has come together to support local man John ‘The Hat’ O’Keeffe who...

June 20, 2021

Five-division roadside holding for sale by online auction

Five-division roadside holding for sale by online auction

A 35ac Arklow roadside holding will go for sale by online auction on Wednesday, May 19, at 3:00p.m. The property...

April 25, 2021

Information clinics on Ireland’s largest offshore wind farm to take place

Information clinics on Ireland’s largest offshore wind farm to take place

A number of information clinics on Ireland’s largest offshore wind farm proposal will take place in Wicklow and Greystones later...

March 3, 2021

Farmers warned of deer hunters calling under ‘false representation’

Farmers warned of deer hunters calling under ‘false representation’

An individual claiming to be associated with the Wicklow Uplands Council, and its Wicklow Deer Management Project, had called to farmers in...

June 18, 2020

Quad biker activity ‘a scourge to upland habitats’ in Wicklow

Quad biker activity ‘a scourge to upland habitats’ in Wicklow

Groups and individuals have been observed using quads and trials bikes in the Wicklow/Dublin Mountains despite the current Covid-19 restrictions,...

April 15, 2020

Gardaí stop tractor on road not taxed…in almost 5,500 days

Gardaí stop tractor on road not taxed…in almost 5,500 days

Members of An Garda Síochána stopped a tractor on the road that had not been taxed in more than 14...

April 10, 2020

Kilbaylet land ‘suited to all types of farming’ for sale in lots

Kilbaylet land ‘suited to all types of farming’ for sale in lots

Nestled into the foothills of the Wicklow Mountains is a circa 59.5ac farm for sale. Located at Kilbaylet Lower, Donard,...

June 29, 2019

Investigations ‘ongoing’ following farm fatality in Wicklow

Investigations ‘ongoing’ following farm fatality in Wicklow

Investigations are ongoing into a farm fatality which took place earlier this month, according to An Garda Síochána. The incident,...

April 23, 2019

‘Charming’ roadside property suitable for any agri-enterprise at €10,000/ac…in Co. Wicklow

‘Charming’ roadside property suitable for any agri-enterprise at €10,000/ac…in Co. Wicklow

An executor sale will see a ‘charming’ 15ac residential roadside holding with outbuildings, at Portrushen Lower, Kiltegan, Co. Wicklow, go for...

March 3, 2019

Wicklow group ‘disappointed’ at burning season deadline

Wicklow group ‘disappointed’ at burning season deadline

Wicklow Uplands Council has expressed its disappointment with yesterday’s announcement by the Department of Heritage, Culture and the Gaeltacht, to...

March 1, 2019

Video: Quenching Wicklow wildfires with 42,000L from above

Video: Quenching Wicklow wildfires with 42,000L from above

Wildfires raging across the Wicklow Mountains have necessitated calling in the big guns in recent days, with the Irish Air...

February 28, 2019

Farming classical pianist busy planning West Wicklow Festival

Farming classical pianist busy planning West Wicklow Festival

Farming classical pianist Fiachra Garvey is currently busy planning the West Wicklow Festival which will take place from May 15...

January 26, 2019

Appeal for info following UTV theft

Appeal for info following UTV theft

Appeals for information have been made following the theft of a utility task vehicle (UTV) in Co. Wicklow in recent...

January 14, 2019