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Green Acres: The attribute between calf squeeze cost and body value

By Teagasc Green Acres Calf to Beef Programme confidant Seán Cummins In calf-to-beef systems, a margins for ensuring any levels of profitability are formed on maximising animal opening potency and minimising nonessential financial costs. An investigate of a slaughter performance of animals constructed on a Teagasc Green Acres farms was gathered progressing this year, that […]

Buildings Focus: A lax strew and a tip category doing trickery in Co. Tipperary

Residing only outward Clonmore in Co. Tipperary is beef rancher John Maher, who has recently built a new lax strew and a first-class doing facility. The delegate propagandize clergyman now has 250 conduct of batch on a plantation though has a ability to run 300 on his 75ha that consists of good-quality grassland. Up until […]

Teagasc appoints new conduct of International Relations and Corporate Strategy

Image source: Teagasc Teagasc has allocated Paul Maher as a new conduct of International Relations and Corporate Strategy. The appointment was authorized by a Teagasc Authority during a assembly on Wednesday, Mar 3. He takes over from Dr. Lance O’Brien who retires in April, carrying served in Teagasc for over 40 years. Over a final […]

McConalogue welcomes ‘positive start’ to TB Finance Group

Minister for Agriculture, Food and a Marine Charlie McConalogue has welcomed what he called a “positive start” to a Finance Working Group that was recently set adult underneath a TB Stakeholder Forum. The group, that is chaired by Gerry Kiely, hold a initial assembly currently (Thursday, Mar 4). “The Bovine TB Eradication Programme is a […]

Candidates for Macra elections confirmed

The assignment routine for a 38th Macra na Feirme presidential and vice-presidential elections is now closed. The immature farmers organisation has reliable a list of possibilities for a arriving elections, that will underline a races for inhabitant president; Leinster vice-president; Munster clamp president; and North West vice-president. Each claimant will be profiled in a Macra […]

NI hits new renewable appetite milestone

Renewable appetite era in Northern Ireland has strike another vital miracle as reduced expenditure during a pestilence authorised renewables to comment for a larger suit of a region’s electricity. A supervision news published currently (March 4) has shown roughly half (49.2%) of a electricity consumed in a segment was generated from renewable sources last year – […]