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Farmyards are no playground for kids

BY ANTHONY O'CONNOR FARMS are a dangerous environment for children and the dangers will increase as the year progresses. Farmyards should be a ‘no-go’ area...

CU agri loans ‘a hit’ with farmers

UP to 225 farmers from all around Co. Galway have drawn down loans averaging €15,000 just three months after the launch of the ‘Cultivate’...

Grant aid needed in new slurry restriction

ANY upgrading of slurry spreading equipment – as part of emission reduction requirements - must be funded through Government grants, according to Independent Roscommon/Galway...

113 years old and still going strong

RECOGNISED as one of the most diverse agricultural shows to take place in the county, plans are already at an advanced stage to host...

MEP Carthy hits out at meat plants drawing down huge EU...

OVER 50 farming enterprises in Galway received annual EU CAP payments in excess of €50,000 for 2016, the latest Dept. of Agriculture figures have...

A tough financial year on the farm

WEST of Ireland farmers – and especially those in the lower income beef and sheep categories – have been advised to try ‘and leave...

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