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As good marketplace of China opens up, Irish pig farmers find stronger ASF defences

While confidence is rising over a potentially seismic lift that a Chinese marketplace could shortly move to Irish beef production, Irish pig farmers are propelling a Government to safeguard that Ireland stays African Swine Fever (ASF) free. The approach window comes on a behind of a devastatingly quick widespread of ASF – a rarely foul […]

Status Yellow warning released ‘with risk of thundery downpours and flooding’

Met Éireann has released another Status Yellow rainfall warning for this dusk and tomorrow, Friday and Saturday, Nov 22 and 23, inspiring 5 counties in a south-east of a country. Issued this afternoon, a warning came into outcome from 3:00pm this afternoon; it will sojourn in place until 3:00pm tomorrow. The warning was released for […]

Judges announced for 2019 Royal Ulster Winter Fair

An Australian dairyman is set to regulate over one of Northern Ireland’s many hotly contested dairy championships this winter. Aussie Robert Anderson (pictured top) will manage a cattle classes during this year’s Royal Ulster Agricultural Society (RUAS) Winter Fair, while Kate Stephen from Scotland will collect out a many considerable trade stands. Today, Rob farms alongside […]

‘Farm incomes a comprehensive priority for me’ – Rushe

Image source: Barry Cronin In a matter released following a finish of a national array of Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) presidential debates, emissary presidential claimant Brian Rushe has emphasised: “Farm incomes are a comprehensive priority for me.” From his time as a IFA chairperson for Kildare / west Wicklow, Rush summarized he has “dealt with […]

The significance of an ideal physique condition measure for dry cows

By Eimear Murray, InTouch feeding specialist, Alltech Ireland AgriLand has teamed adult with Alltech to move to we a Alltech dry cow movement devise – an informative, eight-week array of articles to assistance we make a best decisions this dry cow duration and take stairs to ensuring a trouble-free open and essential lactation duration in 2020. […]

2 some-more counties enclosed in today’s rainfall warnings

Met Éireann has extended a Status Yellow rainfall warning to embody dual additional counties – bringing a sum series of influenced counties to seven. In an updated warning released this morning, Thursday, Nov 21, a inhabitant meteorological bureau enclosed counties Wicklow and Carlow to a Status Yellow warning that already enclosed counties: Kilkenny; Wexford; and […]

Which tractor brands are ranked a best and worst…in 2019?

A ‘European play compensation survey‘ for 2019 has incited adult some engaging findings; in that vital tractor manufacturers (brands) have effectively been ranked opposite several criteria. There is also an total (overall) ranking, that pits a large brands head-to-head. The consult encompassed participating dealers from 10 countries. Over 1,000 respondents reportedly took partial – adult significantly from […]

Newly shaped ‘calf club’ seeking farmers to back calves nationwide

Plans have been announced to settle a organisation of approximately 500 farmers to back and finish Angus calves sourced from a dairy herd. Speaking to AgriLand on Monday, Nov 18, Wicklow Calf Company trainer Seamus Scallan explained a thought behind ‘The Calf Club’. “The devise is that each rancher will back an concluded series of […]