# farmers - Saturday 22 April, 2017
The recent spell of dry weather has left firefighters battling gorse bush blazes, with farmers often blamed for starting them.
# farmers - Saturday 15 April, 2017
It takes almost a year before the egg hatches releasing the infective larvae.
# farmers - Friday 27 January, 2017
The IFA has taken exception to a new promotion which gives away free carrots and potatoes.
# farmers - Wednesday 18 January, 2017
A protest will be held outside of the Dáil this afternoon.
# farmers - Sunday 15 January, 2017
Agriculture is the single largest contributor to Ireland’s overall greenhouse gas emissions, accounting for over 30%.
# farmers - Friday 13 January, 2017
The risk to humans is deemed to be “very low”.
# farmers - Thursday 5 January, 2017
Five firms have got the green light to export to the major consumer market.
# farmers - Sunday 1 January, 2017
The ICSA has called on the government to reopen the Irish embassy in Iran.
# farmers - Saturday 31 December, 2016
Fears about the infectious virus have been spreading across Europe this year.
# farmers - Wednesday 16 November, 2016
The men face charges of kidnapping and assaulting.
# farmers - Monday 14 November, 2016
An operation that has been running each year since 2011 has dramatically driven down this seasonal crime.
# farmers - Tuesday 18 October, 2016
“I know one farmer whose eldest daughter is gone to university, and they’ve managed to pay for the tuition up until Christmas, but they don’t think they can keep her there.”
# farmers - Tuesday 11 October, 2016
A number of measures have been introduced to try to ease the potential fallout from Brexit.
# farmers - Sunday 9 October, 2016
Hundreds of farmers, particularly those along the West coast, have been badly hit by heavy rainfall this summer, which has seen much of their crop yields destroyed.
# farmers - Tuesday 27 September, 2016
A campaign by farmers and the tourism industry had an impact.
# farmers - Thursday 22 September, 2016
The Irish Examiner and ICMSA poll finds that 23% admitted to drink driving in the last six months.
# farmers - Monday 19 September, 2016
A new survey also shows half have been the victims of “rural crime”.
# farmers - Saturday 10 September, 2016
Pieta House and the IFA are running a phoneline and counselling service.
# farmers - Monday 5 September, 2016
Around 70 trucks have begun a go-slow on the main motorway into the French port.
# farmers - Friday 26 August, 2016
Farmers have raised concerns about the growing population of these small mammals in Ireland. # farmers - Tuesday 23 August, 2016
It is difficult for gardaí to secure prosecutions against these people as they need to link them directly to the crime.
# farmers - Monday 22 August, 2016
Buyers are being urged to ensure dealers are reputable before they buy any farm vehicles or machinery.
# farmers - Thursday 9 June, 2016
Massey. Deere. New Holland. You must choose one.
# farmers - Tuesday 19 April, 2016
Joe Healy has said a remuneration committee will decide his salary,
# farmers - Tuesday 29 March, 2016
The state can no longer justify paying large subsidies to farmers whose produce goes directly overseas while refusing to support small scale local production, writes Fergal Anderson.
# farmers - Thursday 7 January, 2016
Up to €2 million has been made available to support farming communities impacted by the extreme weather.
# farmers - Wednesday 6 January, 2016
Dissident republicans, hospital overcrowding and a nuclear test had everyone talking.
The organisation’s president Eddie Downey and general secretary Pat Smith stood down last November.
# farmers - Thursday 26 November, 2015
They say Pat Smith is “trying to cover up” his demands.
Eddie Downey’s resignation followed that of the IFA’s general secretary, Pat Smith.
# farmers - Tuesday 24 November, 2015
Farmers are reporting widespread intimidation and crime in their areas.
The move comes after revelations about general secretary Pat Smith’s generous pay package.
# farmers - Friday 30 October, 2015
The Dublin to Galway Greenway route was expected to be a major tourist attraction.
# farmers - Tuesday 27 October, 2015
New guidelines could be issued for red meat consumption.
# farmers - Thursday 24 September, 2015
The government is considering a new review of prenuptial agreements.
# farmers - Friday 11 September, 2015
EU lawmakers backed calls to tighten up a proposed ban on cloning animals.
# farmers - Thursday 10 September, 2015
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# farmers - Monday 7 September, 2015
Up to 6,000 farmers took part in the protest, claiming that their livelihoods are at risk by below-cost selling from retailers.
# farmers - Wednesday 29 July, 2015
A new report by the RTÉ Investigations Unit digs into the tax misdemeanours of the Irish public.
# farmers - Tuesday 14 July, 2015
Éamon Ó Cuív has accused the government’s senior party of lying about protecting rural Ireland.