Mullooly Matters
An Post bursts the tyres with closures after the State makes a new rural wheel, writes Ciaran Mullooly.
19 February 2024 News
Uisce Éireann fined for fish kill in Clare river
The court heard that the vast majority of fish - including salmon, eels and trout - died from suffocation following a pollution incident. Gordon Deegan reports.
19 February 2024 Fertilizers
Steps to improving farm N use efficiency in Shinagh
Kevin Ahern, farm manager at Shinagh Estates, and John McNamara, Teagasc, give an insight into N use efficiency.
Examining the role of balanced nutrition in sustainable agriculture
Peter Scott, president of the European Fertilizer Blenders Association and technical director with Origin Fertilisers UK and Goulding Soil Nutrition, on the need for balanced fertiliser nutrition.
18 February 2024 Fertilizers
Taking advantage of spreading lime
Eoin O'Carroll takes a look at the advantages of spreading lime throughout the year, while reminding farmers of the national liming programme deadline.
17 February 2024 Fertilizers
Macra makes the moove
Former Macra president and Make the Moove co-founder John Keane addressed the key challenges identified by Irish farmers causing stress and pressure at the Safe Habitus policy seminar.
14 February 2024 Community
Farmers left in the dark over delayed farm plan payments unacceptable - IFA
The IFA is calling on the Government to let farmers know where they stand.
14 February 2024 Community
Welcome to a week in the country
Find out what caught the eye of the Irish Country Living team this week.
14 February 2024 Features
Folklore: the legend of Gobnait of the bees
Folklorist Shane Lehane reminisces about his time in the Cúil Aodha Gaeltacht where he fell in love with a few goddesses — not least Gobnait, the beekeeper.
14 February 2024 Living Life
Balladeer: how did Molly end up as a folk anthem for Dublin?
“Alive, alive, oh,” is sung all over the world and Molly Malone has been on quite a journey with her wheelbarrow, writes Eoghan Corry.
14 February 2024 Living Life
Save or invest? How to choose the right strategy
Qualified financial advisor Carol Brick explains the best way to dip your toe in the water if you are interested in investments.
14 February 2024 News
Medicinal to culinary – the plantain plant has it all
Did you know there are multiple uses of plantain? Gardener Irene Kelly outlines how this common wild herb that grows in lawns and along roadsides can serve multiple purposes.
14 February 2024 Gardening