Agri-jobs fair in the RDS this Thursday

An Agri-Careers Fair this week reveals a number of companies including co-ops like Aurivo and Arrabawn as well as IFAC have positions available to...

Leitrim IFA man hits back at minister’s ‘scaremongering’ comments

A local Leitrim IFA officer has hit back at Agriculture Minister Michael Creed who has accused farming organisations of 'scaremongering' about the future of...

More than 500 farmers attend INHFA meeting in Manorhamilton

A recent meeting of the Irish Natura and Hill Farmers Association ANC campaign saw over 500 farmers pack into the Bee Park Centre in...

Five lambs for chairman of Leitrim IFA sheep committee

A Leitrim farmer has welcomed an historic delivery on his farmyard. Kevin Comiskey, Chair of the IFA's Leitrim Sheep Committee, is looking after a quintuplet...

MEP calls for tougher penalties for those who mistreat horses

Midlands North West MEP Mairead McGuinness says there's a need to educate people on how to take care of horses. She was speaking in the...

HSE confirms investigations underway into two more farm fatalities

The Health and Safety Authority is investigating the 3rd tragic farm fatality in under a week. Two more tragedies have been confirmed today and it...

Minister accuses farm organisations of ‘scaremongering’ over vet labs

The Minister for Agriculture has accused farming organisations of 'scaremongering' following leaked reports looking at the future of the Regional Veterinary Labs. Minister Michael Creed...

EU supports must be in place for Irish farming ahead of Brexit

European Union supports must be put in place for Irish farming, which is facing particular challenges because of Brexit. That's according to Sinn Fein MEP...

Gardai investigating after man killed in Arigna farming accident

A man injured in a workplace accident in Roscommon last Friday has died. The man, believed to be in his 50's, was injured while working...

Sligo councillor calls for disadvantaged farmers to receive fair share of ANC funding

A Sligo councillor wants to see the appropriate funding going to farmers with disadvantaged land in the North West. Sinn Fein's Thomas Healy raised a...