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# farmers - Thursday 6 September, 2012

Sample DNA testing of pigmeat begins
# Farming
# Farming

Sample DNA testing of pigmeat begins

Sep 6th 2012, 11:14 AM 3,456 Views 7 Comments

The testing is to expose misleading labelling of meat, the Irish Farmers’ Association has said.

# farmers - Thursday 23 August, 2012

One-in-three Irish farmers don't share their problems
# Farmers
# Farmers

One-in-three Irish farmers don't share their problems

Aug 23rd 2012, 3:22 PM 5,030 Views 17 Comments

Isolation and loneliness among farmers can make them more vulnerable to mental health issues, says study.

# farmers - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Tuesday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Tuesday

Aug 21st 2012, 7:45 PM 6,468 Views 0 Comments

Things we learned, loved, and shared today.

Call for helpline to be set up for distressed farmers
# Farmers
# Farmers

Call for helpline to be set up for distressed farmers

Aug 21st 2012, 3:49 PM 5,328 Views 79 Comments

Éamon Ó Cuív has said that a helpline needs to be set up for farmers who are distressed due to poor weather and its effect on their livelihoods.

# farmers - Sunday 24 June, 2012

Recent bad weather has caused major problems for farmers - IFA
# Crops
# Crops

Recent bad weather has caused major problems for farmers - IFA

Jun 24th 2012, 8:19 PM 6,615 Views 37 Comments

The wet weather has made it impossible for farmers to harvest crops – but the bad weather is set to continue this week.

# farmers - Friday 15 June, 2012

Dublin firm to help 'spy' on farmers
# Farm Subsidies
# Farm Subsidies

Dublin firm to help 'spy' on farmers

Jun 15th 2012, 3:46 PM 5,680 Views 14 Comments

Icon Group will use satellite technology to spot any Northern Irish farmers flouting subsidy rules.

# farmers - Sunday 10 June, 2012

Manhole covers and memorial plaques: what's being stolen in the recession?
# Thefts
# Thefts

Manhole covers and memorial plaques: what's being stolen in the recession?

Jun 10th 2012, 8:15 AM 8,403 Views 23 Comments

And what’s being done to prevent it?

# farmers - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Legal activist arrives in US after rushed exit from China
# China
# China

Legal activist arrives in US after rushed exit from China

May 20th 2012, 5:05 PM 1,370 Views 3 Comments

Chen Guangcheng and his family were suddenly allowed to leave China on Saturday after a weeks-long diplomatic tussle between Washington and Beijing.

# farmers - Friday 20 April, 2012

Won't somebody please think of the farmers?
# Road Rage
# Road Rage

Won't somebody please think of the farmers?

Apr 20th 2012, 7:15 AM 5,791 Views 65 Comments

Mayo County Council has a special appeal for road users – to give farmers room to go about their job at this busy agricultural season.

# farmers - Saturday 10 March, 2012

US decision to review beef bans welcomed
# Agriculture
# Agriculture

US decision to review beef bans welcomed

Mar 10th 2012, 6:00 PM 3,034 Views 8 Comments

“This will pave the way for allowing access for EU and Irish beef to the very valuable US market,” said the Minister for Agriculture.

# farmers - Monday 27 February, 2012

Farmers urge 'biosecurity' over fears UK livestock virus could reach Ireland
# Virus
# Virus

Farmers urge 'biosecurity' over fears UK livestock virus could reach Ireland

Feb 27th 2012, 10:43 AM 1,860 Views 11 Comments

The Schmallenberg virus causing miscarriages in sheep and cattle herds has now been found on 74 English farms.

# farmers - Friday 24 February, 2012

Irish agriculture had 8th-highest growth rate in the EU last year
# Good News
# Good News

Irish agriculture had 8th-highest growth rate in the EU last year

Feb 24th 2012, 11:59 AM 2,179 Views 10 Comments

The sector produced over €6.2 billion worth of goods in 2011 with big increases in cereals, cattle and milk output.

# farmers - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

Farm incomes increase by 27 per cent despite economic woes
# Farmers
# Farmers

Farm incomes increase by 27 per cent despite economic woes

Jan 10th 2012, 9:33 AM 1,307 Views 29 Comments

The average farm’s earnings rose dramatically to €21,500 last year, according to the IFA.

# farmers - Friday 16 December, 2011

Christmas present dogs 'a worry for sheep farmers'
# Not For Christmas
# Not For Christmas

Christmas present dogs 'a worry for sheep farmers'

Dec 16th 2011, 7:00 AM 1,928 Views 9 Comments

The Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers’ Association has warned of dangers of roaming dogs – especially when they are given to “irresponsible” owners at Christmas.

# farmers - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

Winners and losers of Budget 2012: In pictures
# Budget 2012
# Budget 2012

Winners and losers of Budget 2012: In pictures

Dec 7th 2011, 7:35 AM 4,814 Views 3 Comments

There was plenty at stake in the austere Budget presented by Brendan Howlin and Michael Noonan over the past two days. This slideshow will fill you in…

# farmers - Wednesday 21 September, 2011

Scrap metal thieves targeting farmers
# Scrap Metal
# Scrap Metal

Scrap metal thieves targeting farmers

Sep 21st 2011, 6:28 PM 716 Views 3 Comments

A farmers’ association has called on the Gardaí to increase its supervision of the scrap metal industry in order to protects its members’ land.

# farmers - Wednesday 8 June, 2011

Outcry by farmers prompts the EU to raise compensation for E.Coli crisis
# Farmers
# Farmers

Outcry by farmers prompts the EU to raise compensation for E.Coli crisis

Jun 8th 2011, 5:47 PM 657 Views 3 Comments

The EU Farm Chief has raised the money on offer to farmers struck by the E.Coli crisis in Germany from €150 million to €210 million.

# farmers - Friday 3 June, 2011

Aid sought for farmers affected by E.coli outbreak
# Germany
# Germany

Aid sought for farmers affected by E.coli outbreak

Jun 3rd 2011, 12:35 PM 152 Views 0 Comments

The German Chancellor and Spanish Prime Minister have discussed getting aid for farmers affected by the outbreak.

# farmers - Tuesday 17 May, 2011

Farmers confused by exploding watermelons in China
# China
# China

Farmers confused by exploding watermelons in China

May 17th 2011, 12:19 PM 1,858 Views 0 Comments

Watermelons may be exploding due to the use of chemicals, latest reports say.

# farmers - Thursday 3 March, 2011

Agricultural land prices fall by over 50 per cent in the past four years
# Land Prices
# Land Prices

Agricultural land prices fall by over 50 per cent in the past four years

Mar 3rd 2011, 4:15 PM 3,004 Views 0 Comments

Average land price in 2010 alone dropped by 14.5 per cent. The Irish Farmers Journal say the biggest problem for farmers remains access to funding to buy land.

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