Media Brand Awards
The Irish Farmers Journal was named the 2023 Media Brand of the Year at the prestigious Media Awards, which were held in the RDS, Dublin, last Thursday night (27 April). Pictured at the awards were the Irish Farmers Journal’s Glen Brereton, Bríd Walsh, Jamie Leonard, Morgan Keane and Marcella O'Shaughnessy. / Karl Hussey
The Media Awards 2023. The Irish Farmers Journal wins gold the Media Brand of the Year awards.
Sowing clover in Offaly
Philip Corboy of Gill's Agri stitching in clover to the existing grass sward for Diarmuid and Cronan Kelly at Lusmagh, Co Offaly. The Kellys are looking to increase clover across all their fields, but are doing a trial on one of their paddocks close to the milking parlour so they can keep it grazed down low. \ Odhran Ducie
Dairy to beef in Cork
Brian White checking his store bullocks on the farm at Ballinluhig, Minane Bridge, Co Cork. Brian runs a beef and tillage enterprise in a family partnership with his parents Stephen and Phyllis consisting of calf to beef and spring malting barley. \ Donal O'Leary
Moving calves in Monaghan
Dairy farmers Seán and John McCaughey round up three-month-old dairy calves for feeding in Clones, Co Monaghan. John bought the calves a few days ago. \ Andy Gibson.
Shows start with Newmarket-on Fergus
Colin Kearney from Lahinch, Co Clare, with his second-prizewinning bull calf at Newmarket-on-Fergus Show.
The hotly contested Limousin classes being judged at Newmarket-on-Fergus Show. \ S Kinahan
Tim O'Donovan and Grace O'Donovan from Dunmanway, Co Cork, exhibiting their Belgian Blue calf at Newmarket-on-Fergus Show. \ S Kinahan
Eilish, Aoife and Tadgh Hannon with their champion calf at Newmarket-on-Fergus Show. \ S Kinahan
Layers meeting in Cavan
MSD's Maureen Prendergast delivers a presentation on red mite control at Teagasc's poultry event 'The layer industry: the next decade' held in Hotel Kilmore in Cavan on Tuesday 25 April.. \ Philip Doyle
Teagasc poultry adviser Rebecca Tierney at Teagasc's poultry event 'The layer industry: the next decade'. \ Philip Doyle
Panel Q&A with Teagasc's Trevor Donnellan; DAFM's Melanie Farrer;,Dana Simpson of St David's Poultry Centenary team; and MSD's Maureen Prendergast. \ Philip Doyle
My Farming Week
My Farming Week: Shane Keaveney on his farm with his wife Grainne, daughter Annie and son Neil. \ Brian Farrell