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Representation and CAP pivotal for Macra president-elect

Image source: Duffy for Macra President 2019-21 Incoming boss of Macra na Feirme Thomas Duffy has summarized what his evident priorities are on commencement his term. Speaking to AgriLand following a latest in a array of presidential and clamp presidential hustings on Wednesday dusk (March 20), a Cavan local highlighted a pivotal subject on everyone’s […]

‘Nearly 3,000 piglets’ lax on US highway following lorry crash

Image source: Illinois State Police District 12 Effingham Nearly 3,000 piglets are believed to have been lax on a highway in a US following a trade accident, according to internal police. Taking place in a US state of Illinois, Illinois State Police District 12 Effingham warned internal road-users to practice counsel following a incident, suspicion to […]

Brexit labelled ‘the many bungled plan ever’

The European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, Phil Hogan, has described Brexit as “the many bungled devise ever”. The commissioner done a matter yesterday (March 21) forward of an EU leaders extent in Brussels where Donald Tusk, a President of a European Council, announced a agreement to extend a Brexit deadline to May 22, 2019 […]

Over 1,200 farmers interest 2019 ANC designations

Over 1,200 farmers have done a petition underneath a Areas of Natural Constraint (ANC) nomination appeals process. The top series of petitions came from Co. Wexford where 503 farmers appealed designations underneath a scheme. The submissions perceived so distant paint 679 graphic townlands. As a deadline for submissions underneath a appeals process – Apr 8, […]

Thanks to humans a ‘wilderness’ no longer exists – though we can make things on Earth improved | Jeff Sparrow

When a colonists arrived in Australia, they saw themselves as conquering both a continent’s land and a people. In many respects, they didn’t compute between a two. The Bible commands believers (in Genesis 1:28) to “replenish a earth, and overpower it: and have control over a fish of a sea, and over a fowl of […]

Video: ‘Grease it and fill her with diesel – a accessible day’s work is 20ac’

AgriLand paid a revisit to Co. Carlow – to mount aboard a self-propelled six-row beet harvester that belongs to Clive and Melvin Bailey. The appurtenance in doubt is a Dutch-built Vervaet 617. John W Anderson spoke to a machine’s user – Jimmy Southern (pictured below) – to find how he rates it. The appurtenance was still […]

Climate cabinet won’t suggest taxation on agri-emissions

The Joint Oireachtas Committee on Climate Action will not suggest a taxation on hothouse gas emissions from cultivation when it submits a final report, AgriLand understands. This will meant that there will be no taxation on methane emissions from slurry; however, a cabinet will not indispensably order out measures on other farm-related activities, e.g. on […]

Auction report: Sample 6R/M Series tractor prices from hulk sale

An auction involving a ordering of a substantial swift of tractors and apparatus from a UK-based Hawk Plant sinecure organisation took place late final week (Thursday, Mar 14, and Friday, Mar 15). Along with a really poignant series of plant/construction machines, good over 100 tractors were adult for grabs. The tractors were sole on a […]