Discussion of agricultural news and rural affairs from Ireland's leading farming and agri-business newspaper, the Irish Farmers' Journal. Every Wednesday.
Where to start on farm succession and flying sheep prices
In this week’s podcast, we speak to a Teagasc expert on farm succession and we also hear from Darren Carty on the positive trends for sheep farmers.
Dairy calves could fly next spring and €9,000 heifer
We hear of a proposal to fly dairy calves out of the country next spring and what it takes to push a heifer up to €9,000.
US election impact on Irish farmers and extra TB testing
This week we hear how Irish dairy farmers will be impacted by the US election and how pre-movement TB testing could be introduced.
Why farmers get penalised and Minister Coveney on Brexit
This week we get a breakdown on how and why farmers were penalised on their payments last year and Minister Simon Coveney speaks about his Brexit concerns.
Brussels CAP vote and COVID-19 mart changes
Find out the latest decision on the new CAP budget and what level 5 means for marts.
Budget 2021 special
On this week's podcast, we have all the reaction to Budget 2021 as we hear from Minister for Agriculture Charlie McConalogue and farm organisation leaders.