Farmland

Farmland: Dairy advice and the challenges for potato farmers

Farmland: Dairy advice and the challenges for potato farmers

This week’s episode of Farmland, which will be broadcast tomorrow (Tuesday, May 24), discusses producing 100% of winter fodder requirements...

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Designated land: Call for fund to offset devaluation

Designated land: Call for fund to offset devaluation

The Irish Natura and Hill Farmers’ Association (INHFA) is calling on the state to establish a fund that will top...

May 11, 2022

How do meal costs compare to beef prices this year?

How do meal costs compare to beef prices this year?

While beef finishers are seeing a higher margin over concentrate cost this year, it is not being reflected in their...

May 11, 2022

Watch: Farmland – Finishing beef efficiently and land designations

Watch: Farmland – Finishing beef efficiently and land designations

The latest episode of Farmland is now live and discusses the best ways to finish cattle efficiently on meal and...

May 10, 2022

Farmland: Meal markets and land designation funding

Farmland: Meal markets and land designation funding

This week’s episode of Farmland, which will be broadcast tomorrow (Tuesday, May 10), hears from an industry stakeholder with advice...

May 9, 2022

Farmland: Farm families – consistency needed between Irish and EU policy

Farmland: Farm families – consistency needed between Irish and EU policy

On the latest episode of Farmland, the chair of the Family Farm and Social Affairs Committee of the Irish Farmers’...

April 27, 2022

Farmland: Machinery sector not immune to energy crisis

Farmland: Machinery sector not immune to energy crisis

The price of machinery may increase soon as the effect of the energy crisis catches up with the industry, the...

April 27, 2022

Watch: Farmland – machinery prices and farm costs

Watch: Farmland – machinery prices and farm costs

The latest episode of Farmland, which shines a light on how the current inflation and input crises are affecting two key areas...

April 26, 2022

Farmland: Machinery prices and input costs for farm families

Farmland: Machinery prices and input costs for farm families

The latest episode of Farmland, shines a light on how the current inflation and input crises are affecting two key...

April 25, 2022

Offers in excess of €1m being sought for 51ac Meath farm

Offers in excess of €1m being sought for 51ac Meath farm

A 51ac residential farm in Co. Meath placed on the market this week with a guide price of over €1...

April 23, 2022

Farmland: Farm insurance reviews vital amid rising productions costs

Farmland: Farm insurance reviews vital amid rising productions costs

Farmers should review their farm insurance plans every year to ensure they are fully covered as inflation and production costs...

April 13, 2022

Farmland: Farm safety minister wants to change culture of risk taking

Farmland: Farm safety minister wants to change culture of risk taking

The farm is the most dangerous place to work in Ireland and it is critical that we change that, according...

April 13, 2022

Watch: Farmland – farm safety and farmer mental health

Watch: Farmland – farm safety and farmer mental health

The farm remains the most dangerous workplace in Ireland in 2022, with the people who work on it seven times...

April 12, 2022

Farmland: All farmers must be able to export solar energy to the grid

Farmland: All farmers must be able to export solar energy to the grid

Denying farmers the ability to export surplus solar generated energy to the national grid and receive a payment for it...

March 30, 2022

Farmland: IBR control programme vital to protect Irish calf exports

Farmland: IBR control programme vital to protect Irish calf exports

Sector manager for sheepmeat and live exports with Bord Bia, Seamus McMenamin, has warned that Ireland must introduce an infectious...

March 30, 2022

Watch: Farmland – calf exports and solar opportunities for farmers

Watch: Farmland – calf exports and solar opportunities for farmers

The importance of live calf exports for agri-business in Ireland features as a topic of discussion in the latest episode...

March 29, 2022

Farmland: Protected urea must be embraced to meet emissions targets

Farmland: Protected urea must be embraced to meet emissions targets

Farmers will have to embrace the use of protected urea over calcium ammonium nitrate (CAN) fertiliser, according to Pat McCormack,...

March 15, 2022

Farmland: Climate-change policies shouldn’t reduce food supply in Europe

Farmland: Climate-change policies shouldn’t reduce food supply in Europe

Climate-change policies should not lead to a reduction in food supply in Europe, and a change of mindset around such...

March 15, 2022