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# cattle - Tuesday 22 December, 2020

Rugby referee and role model Nigel Owens whistles new tune as farmer
# Pastures New
From The42
# Pastures New

Rugby referee and role model Nigel Owens whistles new tune as farmer

Dec 22nd 2020, 11:22 AM 11,989 Views 3 Comments

The Welshman is looking forward to a quieter life away from the international spotlight.

# cattle - Saturday 24 October, 2020

Livestock marts disrupted as online bidding system crashes
# Cattle
# Cattle

Livestock marts disrupted as online bidding system crashes

Oct 24th 2020, 4:48 PM 22,990 Views 9 Comments

Cattle were already gathered in marts to be sold when the system went down.

# cattle - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

Appeal to find 19 cattle stolen from farm in Armagh
# Limousin
# Limousin

Appeal to find 19 cattle stolen from farm in Armagh

Jan 21st 2020, 10:22 PM 15,102 Views 25 Comments

The PSNI has asked anyone who saw suspicious behaviour or strange vehicles in the area to get in touch.

# cattle - Monday 23 September, 2019

Farmer protests end outside factories - but meat industry says 100,000 cattle in backlog
# Beef Protests
# Beef Protests

Farmer protests end outside factories - but meat industry says 100,000 cattle in backlog

Sep 23rd 2019, 5:45 PM 12,313 Views 16 Comments

The protests ended last night after almost two months of disputes over beef prices.

# cattle - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Explainer: Why have beef farmers across the country been protesting in recent weeks?
# Farming
# Farming

Explainer: Why have beef farmers across the country been protesting in recent weeks?

Aug 1st 2019, 6:15 AM 16,605 Views 42 Comments

The Irish Farmers’ Association has said the Irish and European beef sectors are “in crisis”.

# cattle - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Justice minister takes case against farmer allegedly trespassing on State lands formerly earmarked for 'super prison'
# Thornton Hall
# Thornton Hall

Justice minister takes case against farmer allegedly trespassing on State lands formerly earmarked for 'super prison'

Jul 9th 2019, 6:20 AM 30,062 Views 0 Comments

The Minister has brought proceedings against James Scully, from Kilreesk Lane, St Margarets, Co Dublin.

# cattle - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Man dies following farming accident in Clare
# Cooraclare
# Cooraclare

Man dies following farming accident in Clare

Jan 24th 2019, 6:49 PM 24,955 Views 4 Comments

The accident happened near the village of Cooraclare in the west of the county.

# cattle - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

Firefighters rescue cattle from slurry tank on Tyrone farm
# Dirty Work
# Dirty Work

Firefighters rescue cattle from slurry tank on Tyrone farm

Jan 2nd 2019, 6:33 PM 25,860 Views 9 Comments

Farm animals in distress can pose a serious risk to anyone trying to rescue them.

# cattle - Thursday 28 June, 2018

'Very significant' damage and severe disruption after Dublin to Galway train hits herd of cows
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

'Very significant' damage and severe disruption after Dublin to Galway train hits herd of cows

Jun 28th 2018, 5:19 PM 69,221 Views 64 Comments

The 15.35 Heuston to Galway train collided with 8 cattle.

# cattle - Friday 22 December, 2017

Vampire bat rabies kills hundreds of cows a year as it spreads across Peru
# Study
# Study

Vampire bat rabies kills hundreds of cows a year as it spreads across Peru

Dec 22nd 2017, 8:00 PM 6,722 Views 7 Comments

It’s thought that raising awareness of the disease could reduce the cost associated with vampire bat rabies.

# cattle - Monday 9 October, 2017

Man rescued from Tipperary mountains after getting lost while searching for missing cattle
# Arra Mountains
# Arra Mountains

Man rescued from Tipperary mountains after getting lost while searching for missing cattle

Oct 9th 2017, 7:40 AM 20,487 Views 23 Comments

The man was reported missing in the Arra Mountains last night at about 10pm.

# cattle - Sunday 6 August, 2017

Should Ireland start feeding its cows seaweed? The government isn't sure
# Environment
# Environment

Should Ireland start feeding its cows seaweed? The government isn't sure

Aug 6th 2017, 7:00 PM 24,858 Views 65 Comments

Studies in Australia and Canada look promising, but the Department of Agriculture still have some questions.

# cattle - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

National Party co-founder loses bid for injunction against farmers association
# James Reynolds
# James Reynolds

National Party co-founder loses bid for injunction against farmers association

Jun 27th 2017, 9:23 PM 21,259 Views 0 Comments

The ICSA sought to remove James Reynolds from senior positions he had held with the organisation.

# cattle - Saturday 24 June, 2017

Irish farmers warned about Bluetongue virus after outbreaks in France
# Be Vigilant
# Be Vigilant

Irish farmers warned about Bluetongue virus after outbreaks in France

Jun 24th 2017, 10:51 AM 10,321 Views 9 Comments

There have been 657 reported outbreaks in France since the start of this year.

# cattle - Friday 2 June, 2017

The average Irish dairy farmer earned €52,000 last year but their colleagues aren't happy
# Milking It
# Milking It

The average Irish dairy farmer earned €52,000 last year but their colleagues aren't happy

Jun 2nd 2017, 6:10 PM 41,938 Views 57 Comments

It is claimed sheep farmers can earn as little as €16,000 a year.

# cattle - Friday 12 May, 2017

'A herculean accomplishment': Trump administration congratulates itself over China trade deal
# Good Relations
# Good Relations

'A herculean accomplishment': Trump administration congratulates itself over China trade deal

May 12th 2017, 10:52 AM 13,378 Views 45 Comments

Relations between the two governments have been warmer than expected since Trump took over the presidency.

# cattle - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Anger over calls for 50,000 deer to be culled in Wicklow
# Shot Down
# Shot Down

Anger over calls for 50,000 deer to be culled in Wicklow

Apr 2nd 2017, 10:00 PM 33,716 Views 84 Comments

Deer experts say the calls are based on bad science.

# cattle - Sunday 15 January, 2017

Here's how much farmers are getting paid to count how much gas their cows are emitting
# Gas
# Gas

Here's how much farmers are getting paid to count how much gas their cows are emitting

Jan 15th 2017, 7:30 AM 16,396 Views 31 Comments

Agriculture is the single largest contributor to Ireland’s overall greenhouse gas emissions, accounting for over 30%.

# cattle - Friday 6 January, 2017

Multi vehicle crash with stray cattle caused M3 motorway to close
# Traffic Delays
# Traffic Delays

Multi vehicle crash with stray cattle caused M3 motorway to close

Jan 6th 2017, 8:51 AM 28,182 Views 28 Comments

A 12 kilometre tailback is being reported.

# cattle - Sunday 1 January, 2017

Why Ireland's farmers want the Irish embassy in Iran to reopen
# Trade With Tehran
# Trade With Tehran

Why Ireland's farmers want the Irish embassy in Iran to reopen

Jan 1st 2017, 6:15 AM 13,606 Views 21 Comments

The ICSA has called on the government to reopen the Irish embassy in Iran.

# cattle - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Elderly woman 'killed by cattle' on farm
# Derry
# Derry

Elderly woman 'killed by cattle' on farm

Oct 20th 2016, 12:26 PM 21,114 Views 10 Comments

The woman in her was killed while working on her farm.

# cattle - Wednesday 28 September, 2016

Vodafone bull ad branded "disgraceful" for making light of "very dangerous animals"
# Cow-ards
# Cow-ards

Vodafone bull ad branded "disgraceful" for making light of "very dangerous animals"

Sep 28th 2016, 3:00 PM 25,428 Views 52 Comments

The Advertising Standards Authority found the ad to be in breach of their guidelines.

# cattle - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

The makers of Kerrygold have opened a huge €39 million butter factory in Cork
# Milking It
# Milking It

The makers of Kerrygold have opened a huge €39 million butter factory in Cork

Sep 14th 2016, 7:50 PM 22,892 Views 32 Comments

Ireland’s dairy herd is currently undergoing a rapid expansion following the end of EU milk quotas, but has been criticised due to the effect on Co2 emissions.

# cattle - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

Herd of cattle stampeded through a Clare golf course, destroying 10 of its greens
# Absolutely Bullin
# Absolutely Bullin

Herd of cattle stampeded through a Clare golf course, destroying 10 of its greens

Jul 19th 2016, 9:34 AM 37,729 Views 84 Comments

“There was a look of shock and horror on the members’ faces after they had seen what the cattle have done.”

# cattle - Thursday 7 July, 2016

Healy-Rae says the people who gave the order to shoot cattle are 'a disgrace'
# Army
# Army

Healy-Rae says the people who gave the order to shoot cattle are 'a disgrace'

Jul 7th 2016, 2:41 PM 50,270 Views 193 Comments

Kerry TD Michael Healy Rae spoke in the Dáil today about about the shooting dead of five cattle in Monaghan.

# cattle - Friday 22 April, 2016

Remainder of Ireland's Fittest Family winner's cattle herd to be sold on Monday
# Million Euro Judgement
# Million Euro Judgement

Remainder of Ireland's Fittest Family winner's cattle herd to be sold on Monday

Apr 22nd 2016, 9:16 PM 29,213 Views 21 Comments

He had described the mood after the news broke earlier this month as “like the day after a funeral”.

# cattle - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

"It's like the day after a funeral" - Ireland's Fittest Family farmer laments sale of herd of 1,000 cattle by bank
# Devastated
# Devastated

"It's like the day after a funeral" - Ireland's Fittest Family farmer laments sale of herd of 1,000 cattle by bank

Apr 13th 2016, 3:30 PM 50,567 Views 76 Comments

Farmer and Ireland’s Fittest Family winner Peter Kingston faces a €2.45 million judgement against him secured by ACC Bank.

# cattle - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Man arrested after dozens of cow and sheep stolen
# Westmeath
# Westmeath

Man arrested after dozens of cow and sheep stolen

Oct 1st 2015, 4:20 PM 15,748 Views 3 Comments

75 cattle and 25 sheep were taken during the robbery.

# cattle - Friday 26 June, 2015

Gardaí are looking for your help in finding 75 stolen cattle and 25 sheep
# Appeal
# Appeal

Gardaí are looking for your help in finding 75 stolen cattle and 25 sheep

Jun 26th 2015, 7:54 PM 17,987 Views 23 Comments

The animals were stolen from a field in Westmeath this week.

# cattle - Monday 16 February, 2015

Traffic delays after truck full of cattle overturns on the N11
# Crash
# Crash

Traffic delays after truck full of cattle overturns on the N11

Feb 16th 2015, 1:26 PM 20,449 Views 32 Comments

The driver of the truck was taken to hospital for treatment to minor injuries.

# cattle - Monday 22 December, 2014

Enda: 'If there's no structure to get cattle into the ring then you have a fight every morning'
# Moo
# Moo

Enda: 'If there's no structure to get cattle into the ring then you have a fight every morning'

Dec 22nd 2014, 12:13 PM 9,631 Views 29 Comments

Wait, what?

# cattle - Saturday 20 December, 2014

These hairy cows are a rare butterfly's best friend... here's why:
# To The Rescow
# To The Rescow

These hairy cows are a rare butterfly's best friend... here's why:

Dec 20th 2014, 6:45 PM 12,149 Views 8 Comments

They’re also going to be helping snails. And all by eating grass.

# cattle - Monday 15 December, 2014

Cattle-rustling: Man to face charges after border arrest
# Border Town
# Border Town

Cattle-rustling: Man to face charges after border arrest

Dec 15th 2014, 8:36 PM 16,544 Views 13 Comments

An illegal slaughterhouse was also found recently.

# cattle - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Trombone-playing farmer serenades his cows with Jingle Bells
# Farmer Derek
From The Daily Edge
# Farmer Derek

Trombone-playing farmer serenades his cows with Jingle Bells

Dec 11th 2014, 8:10 PM 1,322 Views 0 Comments

Because even cows want to get in on the holiday spirit.

# cattle - Friday 7 November, 2014

Sheep farmer wins appeal against State over foot and mouth compensation
# Supreme Court
# Supreme Court

Sheep farmer wins appeal against State over foot and mouth compensation

Nov 7th 2014, 1:08 PM 10,952 Views 16 Comments

Brendan Rafferty lost almost 700 sheep in 2001.

# cattle - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Our cows are emitting so much gas that Ireland is looking for help from the EU
# Cattle
# Cattle

Our cows are emitting so much gas that Ireland is looking for help from the EU

Oct 23rd 2014, 8:53 AM 12,486 Views 52 Comments

The agriculture sector is looking for special treatment on new greenhouse gas targets.

# cattle - Friday 17 October, 2014

Stolen livestock slaughtered in illegal abattoirs could make it back to Irish consumers
# Rustling
# Rustling

Stolen livestock slaughtered in illegal abattoirs could make it back to Irish consumers

Oct 17th 2014, 2:23 PM 9,368 Views 24 Comments

The gardaí said there are three organised criminal gangs involved in the “rustling” of cattle.

# cattle - Saturday 9 August, 2014

Tired of the traditional mart? A new website allows livestock to be auctioned online
# Farming
# Farming

Tired of the traditional mart? A new website allows livestock to be auctioned online

Aug 9th 2014, 10:30 AM 10,310 Views 15 Comments

Livestock-live.com has already sold as much as €500,000 worth of livestock since it was launched in the United Kingdom.

# cattle - Monday 4 August, 2014

This farmer has a very unique way of gathering up his cattle
# Cattle Call
From The Daily Edge
# Cattle Call

This farmer has a very unique way of gathering up his cattle

Aug 4th 2014, 9:02 AM 8,078 Views 1 Comment

They love a bit of jazz, it turns out.

Ireland culled up to 39,000 badgers in six years
# Eradication
# Eradication

Ireland culled up to 39,000 badgers in six years

Aug 4th 2014, 8:45 AM 10,342 Views 45 Comments

The Department of Agriculture is trialling a vaccination programme in a number of counties to see how effective it is but most badgers captured are shot.

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