Teagasc

Type: Organization
Name: Teagasc
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Irish Dairy Gearing Up for Post-Quota Expansion

Featured Articles Tuesday, July 29, 2014A trained engineer with a passion for dairy cows is one of many new entrants within the dairy sector to target growth after 2015.Three years spent as a civil engineer was halted by the lure of the land for Robert ... [Published The Cattle Site - 4 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Irish Farmers Meet Lamb Processors on Prices

IRELAND - The lamb price cuts over recent weeks were excessive and seriously damaged sheep farmers’ incomes, the Irish Farmers Association told the processors at a meeting last week.Lamb prices can rebound based on market returns and must be maintained ... [Published The Meat Site - 22 hours ago]
Entities: farmer, sheep, Teagasc
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Farms Benefit from Falling Production Costs in 2014

News 28 July 2014IRELAND - In its mid-year assessment of likely farm profitability in 2014, Teagasc economists have highlighted falling production costs as the main driver of farm incomes in 2014.Speaking on the release of the Teagasc Mid-year Outlook ... [Published The Beef Site - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Seven County Cork dairy farms nominated for national awards

SEVEN dairy farms from County Cork have been nominated for the 2014 National Dairy Council and Kerrygold Quality Milk Awards.The competition, which sets out to identify and reward our top dairy farmers, has been described as the ‘Sam Maguire of Farming’. ... [Published Southern Star - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Banner leading the way in tackling beef crisis

Local farming and mart representatives are leading the way in the battle to prevent hundreds of suckler cow producers facing “decimination” in the wake of the latest beef “crisis”.Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney has been asked to take urgent action ... [Published Clare Champion - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Forest owners at launch of Irish Wood Producers

UP TO 300 forest owners from Wexford, Kilkenny and Laois gathered in Woodstock Estate, Inistioge for the launch of the amalgamated, New Ross based Irish Wood Producers recently.Information stands were provided by Teagasc, Waterford Institute of Technology, ... [Published Enniscorthy Guardian - Jul 26 2014]
Entities: Wood, Teagasc, Owner
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

RDP KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER DISCUSSION GROUP PAYMENT MUST BE MADE DIRECTLY TO FARMERS IN FULL

IFA Rural Development Chairman, Flor McCarthy has called on the Minister for Agriculture, Simon Coveney to amend the RDP proposals on Knowledge Transfer as the Department of Agriculture plan to make €500 of the farmer payments directly to facilitators ... [Published Noodls - Jul 25 2014]
Entities: farmer, Transfers, Teagasc
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Farmers flock to Mayo sheep event

ByContributoron 24 July 2014The current Teagasc sheep breeding farm walks and mart demonstrations are attracting strong interest with farmers keen to replicate last year's breeding performance. Gerry Murphy reports.Please click here to login and view ... [Published Irish Farmers Journal Interactive - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Irish dairy sector ramping up

Competition between Irish dairy processors for milk supply will crank up, along with Irish dairy farmers’ pursuit of higher production when European quotas lift next year, DairyNZ boss Tim Mackle says.New milk powder driers are being built in Ireland ... [Published FWplus - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 2 reports

Teagasc National Farm Survey Publish 2013 Enterprise Factsheets

The final results from the Teagasc National Farm Survey 2013show that the average income level on Irish farms remainedsteady in 2013 at an average of €25,437 per farm (preliminaryestimated were published on the 27th of May, 2014). However, thestability ... [Published Irish Agriculture and Food Development Authority - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Teagasc rules out role in GLAS scheme as staff cutbacks take toll

STAFF restrictions mean that Teagasc is unlikely to provide individual farm plans for the new agri-environment GLAS scheme, it has emerged. STAFF restrictions mean that Teagasc is unlikely to provide individual farm plans for the new agri-environment ... [Published Irish Independent - Jul 23 2014]
Entities: Teagasc, farmer, farm
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Gurteen Agricultural College Student Wins AIB/Teagasc Best Farm Business Plan National Award

GurteenAgricultural College Student Wins AIB / Teagasc Best FarmBusiness Plan National AwardDara Mulligan from GurteenAgricultural College has been awarded the top award in theinaugural AIB / Teagasc Best Farm Business Plan Awardsin the Horse & Jockey ... [Published Irish Agriculture and Food Development Authority - Jul 22 2014]

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"It helped that the parlour is so quiet – in fact it is ideal for heifers"
"The Teagasc figures confirm that, on average, net losses on suckling enterprises were 167% higher in 2013 than in 2012," said Mr. Kent. "Suckler farmers lost an average of €123 per hectare, which is more than twice the level of the average negative net margin in 2012. In terms of loss per cow, the figure was €171, more than twice the 2012 figure and clearly representing an unsustainable level of losses."
One of the organisers said: "Many new acquaintances were made and ideas exchanged under the shadow of the mighty specimen and champion trees of Woodstock Gardens."
"Teagasc provided an individual service to nearly 40pc of the participants in the AEOS scheme, but our involvement at farm level will have to be far more restricted in the future, because of the constraints on staff, and we see our role as more in the provision of training" the spokesman said...

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Irish Dairy Gearing Up for Post-Quota Expansion [Published The Cattle Site - 4 hours ago]
Irish Farmers Meet Lamb Processors on Prices [Published The Meat Site - 22 hours ago]
Farms Benefit from Falling Production Costs in ... [Published The Beef Site - Jul 28 2014]
Seven County Cork dairy farms nominated for nat... [Published Southern Star - Jul 27 2014]
Banner leading the way in tackling beef crisis [Published Clare Champion - Jul 27 2014]
Forest owners at launch of Irish Wood Producers [Published Enniscorthy Guardian - Jul 26 2014]
UCD awarded highest number of Fulbright Awards [Published University Observer - Jul 26 2014]
RDP KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER DISCUSSION GROUP PAYMENT... [Published Noodls - Jul 25 2014]
Reducing greenhouse gases with the help of soil... [Published Berwick Advertiser - Jul 24 2014]
Farmers flock to Mayo sheep event [Published Irish Farmers Journal Interactive - Jul 24 2014]
How the lowly ditch could help save our planet [Published Irish Examiner - Jul 24 2014]
Irish dairy sector ramping up [Published FWplus - Jul 24 2014]
Teagasc National Farm Survey Publish 2013 Enter... [Published Irish Agriculture and Food Development Authority - Jul 23 2014]
Farms Benefit from Falling Production Costs in ... [Published Irish Agriculture and Food Development Authority - Jul 23 2014]
Teagasc rules out role in GLAS scheme as staff ... [Published Irish Independent - Jul 23 2014]
Putting a size on paddocks [Published Irish Independent - Jul 23 2014]
Gurteen Agricultural College Student Wins AIB/T... [Published Irish Agriculture and Food Development Authority - Jul 22 2014]
Seaweed diet could stave off illness [Published Evening Echo - Jul 22 2014]
McCarthy supports National Farm Safety Awarenes... [Published Labour Ireland - Jul 21 2014]
Alimentary Pharmbiotic Centre launches two apps... [Published Business & Leadership - Jul 21 2014]
My favourite room: Dermot Hanley's haven with a... [Published Irish Independent - Jul 21 2014]
Teamwork is the key to hitting herd health targets [Published Irish Independent - Jul 19 2014]
IFA Liquid Milk Forum Kicks Off In Dublin [Published Checkout - Jul 19 2014]
Young Irish Dairy Farmers Gearing Up for Expansion [Published Stackyard - Jul 18 2014]
Centenary Lecture to Mark Birth of Leading Iris... [Published Irish Agriculture and Food Development Authority - Jul 18 2014]
The Kvass of 2014? ‘Next generation’ fermented ... [Published Beverage Daily - Jul 18 2014]
Gut feeling about kids’ adventure app [Published University College Cork - Jul 18 2014]
IFA Irish Farmers Association : FRESH MILK MUST... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 18 2014]
Summertime, When the Learning is Easy... [Published Irish Agriculture and Food Development Authority - Jul 16 2014]
Too many bachelors are still chained to their land [Published Irish Independent - Jul 16 2014]
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