Ground conditions causing big problems for slurry spreading

DIFFICULT ground conditions continue to make it hard for farmers to spread slurry, according to Patrick Rohan, chairman of the ICMSA’s Farm Services and Environment Committee. Despite the extension of two weeks to the slurry spreading date, Mr Rohan expressed...

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Ministers must ensure no closed period for spreading fertiliser

CARLOW IFA chairman Derek Deane has said the minister for agriculture Simon Coveney and the minister for the environment Phil Hogan must ensure that there is no closed period for the spreading of organic fertiliser this year. “This announcement must...

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Quality stock at Tullow sheep sale

TULLOW Sheepbreeders Association hosted its second show and sale at Tullow Livestock Sales recently, once again welcoming top quality stock...

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