Gearoid's farming week: Making use of a paddock system

For as long as I can remember, this has been one of the driest spells of weather from early April up until now.

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Using An App To Tighten The Calving Spread

Niall Mason is a Dairy and Beef farmer from Ballyseedy, Co. Kerry. Niall farms with his parents John and Carol in a partnership.

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Ever dreamed of playing in Croke Park?

Herdwatch has teamed up with FRS Farm Relief and Macra Na Feirme to give one lucky Herdwatch customer the chance of a lifetime to win a full match day experience and play Football in Croke Park

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Herdwatch Version 4 is here!

Last November, we carried out a survey of all Herdwatch customers. The results were overwhelmingly positive

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Gearóid's Farming Week: Getting the cows back in calf

Since my last piece a lot has been going on at the home farm, then again that's the case with most farms around the country.

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Breeding: Here is why you should record heat detections

According to Teagasc, the goal is to get 90% of cows served in the first 3 weeks of the breeding season.

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Tomás's Farming Week: Ploughing on with the Spring Barley

There’s been a lot of talk recently about all the technology that is coming online on Irish farms over the next few years

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The Top 10 Counties Buying Calves This Spring

Movement Cert Applications Up 77%

This year alone, movement cert applications in Herdwatch were up by 77%. We delved more into the figures showing us what Counties were buying the most calves.

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Which counties came out on top this calving season?

Calving season 2017 is drawing to a close and this year more farmers than ever are using Herdwatch for calf registration, with a significant overall increase in calf registrations through the app

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Gearóid's Farming Week: Welcoming New Calves To Farm Life

Like many farms around the country, Farm life is hectic with many new arrivals putting added pressure on both the housing and slurry storage facilities.

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