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Food Vision Dairy Group recommends 30% nitrogen cut by 2025

Food Vision Dairy Group recommends 30% nitrogen cut by 2025

The Food Vision Dairy Group is now recommending that the dairy sector reduces chemical nitrogen (N) use by 30% in...

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Infant formula debate as senators seek advertising ban

Infant formula debate as senators seek advertising ban

Senators sought to ban advertisements that aim to promote infant formula in a recently held (Wednesday, May 11) debate in...

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Agri-jobs: Mart manager, sales, farm and forestry roles offered

Agri-jobs: Mart manager, sales, farm and forestry roles offered

As the end of the week approaches, if you find yourself seeking a career change there are plenty of agri-jobs...

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Krone fields and displays its grassland fleet in Co. Kildare

Krone fields and displays its grassland fleet in Co. Kildare

Despite Krone selling everything it can produce, and more besides, the business of bringing dealers and their staff up to...

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Food security challenges may arise from climate policies – report

Food security challenges may arise from climate policies – report

A new report from Kite Consulting has suggested that the world is sleepwalking into a global food security challenge by...

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MREF: New forum should seize renewable opportunity for farming

MREF: New forum should seize renewable opportunity for farming

The Micro-Renewable Energy Federation (MREF) has urged the new Fine Gael agricultural group to seize the opportunity presented by renewable...

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FAO: G7 nations urged to help anticipate future food shortages

FAO: G7 nations urged to help anticipate future food shortages

The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) has called on the G7 nations to help anticipate future...

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Spring lamb supplies increasing in Northern Ireland

Spring lamb supplies increasing in Northern Ireland

Spring lamb supplies have increased in recent weeks in Northern Ireland (NI) according to the Livestock and Meat Commission (LMC)....

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ICMSA to cut member levy contribution by a third

ICMSA to cut member levy contribution by a third

The Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA) has today (Friday, May 13) confirmed that it is cutting the milk levy...

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Opinion: Thank goodness for blight warning after cold days at Balmoral

Opinion: Thank goodness for blight warning after cold days at Balmoral

I mean no harm to potato growers, but I was never so glad to hear that a blight warning has...

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Independent Farmers: ‘Omens are not good’ for supply chain watchdog

Independent Farmers: ‘Omens are not good’ for supply chain watchdog

The Independent Farmers Organisation of Ireland has said that “the omens are not good” for a new watchdog to investigate...

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Marks & Spencer eager to develop closer relationships with farmers

Marks & Spencer eager to develop closer relationships with farmers

Marks & Spencer is keen to develop ever closer supply relationships with farmers across the island of Ireland. It was...

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Grain trade association: Meal rationing not on the cards yet

Grain trade association: Meal rationing not on the cards yet

Northern Ireland Grain Trade Association (NIGTA) chief executive, Gill Gallagher, has confirmed that meal rationing for livestock production purposes is...

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€20m project to restore blanket bogs along west coast launched

€20m project to restore blanket bogs along west coast launched

The €20.6 million LIFE IP Wild Atlantic Nature project, aimed at restoring blanket bogs was officially launched today (Friday, May...

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Study shows latest CAP helped to improve animal welfare

Study shows latest CAP helped to improve animal welfare

共同Agricultu农村发展措施ral Policy (CAP) 2014-2020 appear to have helped improve animal welfare, according to a...

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TB: Call for additional funding to reach eradication target by 2030

TB: Call for additional funding to reach eradication target by 2030

Bovine tuberculosis (TB) eradication targets for 2030 cannot be met without additional state funding, the Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers’...

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€15m to boost recreation facilities on Coillte lands

€15m to boost recreation facilities on Coillte lands

Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys has today (May 13, 2022) announced €15 million in funding as part...

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Dairymaster founder named ‘Business Leader of the Year’ at Kerry awards

Dairymaster founder named ‘Business Leader of the Year’ at Kerry awards

Ned Harty, director of Dairymaster was presented with the ‘Business Leader of the Year 2022’ award at the Business Leaders’...

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