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# macra

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# macra calendar
'I know too many young farmers who have died by suicide'
A new calendar aims to start a conversation about mental health in the agricultural community.
# must watch
Udderly hilarious: This Meath man’s Macra na Feirme campaign video is a thing of beauty
It’s the most delightfully Irish thing you’ll see today, we promise.
# eau de silage
Enterprising Leitrim farmer selling silage-scented cologne
“You’ll be beating them off with a sprong”.
# farm safety
Farmers have 'added childcare responsibilities' during busiest months due to income pressure
ICSA says farmers are increasingly taking on childcare responsibilities during the busiest farming months of the year.
# SOCIAL LIFE
'There’s much more to Macra than farming'
It’s a club that boasts about 8,000 members throughout the country, but what is Macra na Feirme and why do people join?
# get laid
Irish farmer shows you how to make the perfect scrambled eggs
A good schooop of butter…
# road frontage
Invaluable dating advice from an Irish farmer
Bale ‘em, bale ‘em…
# come together
How to get to Know Your Neighbour
Community get-together weekend is coming up in July – here are some inventive ideas to get your event started…
# macra
Thousands expected at Macra's Rally in Cork
Minister for Agriculture is due to open this year’s annual conference this evening.
# macra
Macra's young farmers give their verdict on Irish celebs
Ear to the Ground presenter Ella McSweeney was voted agriculture’s number one sex symbol – but 16 per cent of Macra members didn’t know who Paul Galvin was…