- Hydro Option Makes Mid-Range Kubota Tractor Easier to Operate
Kubota’s popular L4100 tractor, flagship of the firm’s seven-model ‘standard’ 12-41hp tractor line, is now available with an easy-to-operate hydrostatic transmission (HST) in place of the eight forward/four reverse mechanical shuttle gearbox.
(Filed: Wed Jun 09 2010)
- Brand New Relationship Starts With 55 Years History
Steve Mckee managing partner of Alnwick based AFS Country Store has teamed up with Martin Jameson of Britmilk. AFS country store which used to trade as Arable Farm Supplies has over 30 years experience in supplying farmers through out Northumberland with products and services. Now AFS can boast the new position of main merchant for Britmilk
(Filed: Mon Feb 22 2010)
- Dairy Efficiency Programme Closing Date Nears
Tony Killeen TD, Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, has reminded Clare farmers that the closing date for participation in the Dairy Efficiency Programme is Friday 19 February 2010.
(Filed: Fri Feb 12 2010)
- Clare Farmers To Receive Farm Waste Management Scheme Payments
Tony Killeen T.D., Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, has confirmed that the Department has authorised payment of EUR190 million in respect of the second tranche of grant payments of 40 per cent under the Farm Waste Management Scheme.
(Filed: Fri Jan 15 2010)
- Clare Farming Interests Contribute To CAP Negotiations
Tony Killeen, Fianna Fail TD for Clare, and Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, has called on all relevant Clare farming interests to continue to engage actively and realistically in the discussions on the new Common Agricultural Policy (CAP), which will intensify in the early months of this year.
(Filed: Wed Jan 06 2010)
- Clare Farmers Receive REPS 4 Payments
Tony Killeen T.D., Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, has confirmed that payments under REPS 4 have commenced and that over EUR33 million has issued to farmers in the last week or so.
(Filed: Tue Dec 22 2009)
- Minister Of State Killeen Launches ‘Forestry & Timber Yearbook 2010’
Tony Killeen TD, Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, with responsibility for Forestry, today officially launched the ‘Forestry & Timber Yearbook 2010’, the annual yearbook published by the Irish Timber Growers Association (ITGA).
(Filed: Thu Dec 17 2009)
- Killeen Welcomes Introduction Of Dairy Efficiency Programme
Junior Agriculture Minister Tony Killeen has welcomed the announcement of a new three-year Dairy Efficiency Programme under which EUR18 million will be spent in encouraging significant efficiency gains on Irish dairy farms.
(Filed: Wed Dec 16 2009)
- Closing Date For Fodder Aid Scheme Is Extended
County Clare farmers affected by recent serious flooding have until the end of this week to submit applications for assistance under the Aid Scheme for Damaged Fodder, Junior Agriculture Minister Tony Killeen has confirmed.
(Filed: Mon Dec 14 2009)
- Suckler Welfare Scheme Payments To Be Issued In Early 2010
Junior Agriculture Minister Tony Killeen T.D. said this week that the Suckler Welfare Scheme will continue in 2010 at the rate of 40 euro per animal and that payment will issue early in the New Year in respect of the 2009 Scheme year.
(Filed: Sun Dec 13 2009)