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Pics: Lambing 2016 is well underway on farms across the country

Pics: Lambing 2016 is well underway on farms across the country

The 2016 lambing season has well and truly began with farmers across the country and the UK spending many hours...

February 19, 2016

Friday feeling: This calf thinks it’s a dog…

Friday feeling: This calf thinks it’s a dog…

A Holstein calf in the US believes that he is a dog and can even be found sitting comfortably on...

November 6, 2015

A goat has been made an honorary recruit of an Aussie bomb squad

A goat has been made an honorary recruit of an Aussie bomb squad

A kid by the name of Boxer has been made an honorary recruit of the New South Wales Rescue and...

October 27, 2015

Silage 2015 is in full swing, has your photo made the cut?

Silage 2015 is in full swing, has your photo made the cut?

Silage cutting is taking place across the country at the moment and while rain in places has led to problems...

June 5, 2015

Video: Top Gear’s Richard Hammond has taken to sheep herding

Video: Top Gear’s Richard Hammond has taken to sheep herding

Sheep herding is helping to fill Top Gear presenter Richard Hammond’s spare time now that Top Gear is off air for...

April 23, 2015

The Twitter reaction to milk quotas being abolished

The Twitter reaction to milk quotas being abolished

Milk quotas in Europe will be abolished this week. For over 30 years farmers had limits on the amount of milk...

March 31, 2015

Dublin student wins Holy Cow! competition   

Dublin student wins Holy Cow! competition  

Dublin student Martinn Cousins, from Crumlin, has won Agri Aware’s Holy Cow! competition. The competition was part of the ‘Follow...

November 7, 2014

Recipe for success: Killowen keeps things local

Recipe for success: Killowen keeps things local

Helen Meade from Killowen Farm talks to AgriLand about the company’s strong support local ethos and how it plays an...

November 22, 2013

This Week’s Farmer of the Tweet: Michael Finnegan

This Week’s Farmer of the Tweet: Michael Finnegan

Farmers Feed Families launched a social initiative this summer to raise awareness of daily life in farms across Ireland. Each...

September 30, 2013

This Week’s Farmer of the Tweet: Margaret Griffin

This Week’s Farmer of the Tweet: Margaret Griffin

Farmers Feed Families launched a social initiative this summer to raise awareness of daily life in farms across Ireland. Each...

September 23, 2013

#agchatirl: The next generation

#agchatirl: The next generation

Each week #AgChatIRL will review its debates on social media with AgriLand. Those involved and interested in agriculture and food actively participate...

September 18, 2013

Cream always rises to the top

Cream always rises to the top

Valerie Kingston of Glenilen Farm talks to AgriLand about the company’s meteoric success. Glenilen Farm is a dairy farm based...

September 11, 2013

AgChatIRL : The value of rural community

AgChatIRL : The value of rural community

Each week AgChatIRL will review its debates on social media with AgriLand. Those involved and interested in agriculture and food...

September 6, 2013

This week’s farmer of the tweet: Hushabye Farm

This week’s farmer of the tweet: Hushabye Farm

Farmers Feed Families launched a social initiative earlier this summer to raise awareness of daily life in farms across Ireland....

September 1, 2013

Newgrange strikes gold

Newgrange strikes gold

IN FOCUS: AgriLand talks to Jack Rogers of Newgrange Gold on the challenges of promoting a new innovative product. Overlooking...

August 31, 2013

This week’s farmer of the tweet Zwartbles Ireland

This week’s farmer of the tweet Zwartbles Ireland

Farmers Feed Families launched a social initiative earlier this summer to raise awareness of daily life in farms across Ireland....

August 26, 2013

Ireland’s National Potato Day is trending worldwide on twitter

Ireland’s National Potato Day is trending worldwide on twitter

Bord Bia has welcomed the news that Ireland’s National Potato Day is trending worldwide on Twitter. Its Director of Horticulture...

August 23, 2013

Social media a hot potato

Social media a hot potato

For the first time ever to celebrate National Potato Day Teagasc will host a national social media workshop on growing...

August 19, 2013