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Dairy Summer Tour

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Dairy Summer TourFocus on high profit and high return dairying

The Irish Grasslands Dairy Summer Tour focuses on high profit and high return on investment milk production when it visits two grass based dairy farms at Shinagh Dairy Farm and Rearour, Aherla.  The event, sponsored by AIB Bank, takes place on Tuesday July 24th.  The major focus of this year’s event is achieving a high whole farm profit and converting a leased farm to milk production to achieve a high return on investment.  Maximising the use of grazed grass in the cows’ diet will feature prominently on both farms.

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Posted on Thursday, 26 April 2018  |  By Irish Grassland Association

Beef Conf & Farm Walk 24th May

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Beef ConferenceThe Irish Grassland Association Beef conference will take place on Thursday May 24th in the Clonard Court Hotel, Dublin Road, Athy, Co. Kildare. This year the conference will focus on three areas:

  • Maximising grass growth on beef farms.
  • What the science of breeding can do to increase the chances of genetic gain in the Beef herd .
  • Beef producers –connecting with the final consumer.

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Posted on Wednesday, 11 April 2018  |  By Irish Grassland Association

Sheep Conf & Farm Walk 22nd May

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This year’s IGA sheep conference will take place in the Horse and Jockey hotel in Co Tipperary.  The format will be similar to previous years with an indoor conference in the morning followed by a farm walk in the afternoon. Registration for the conference will commence from 9:30am with the conference starting at 10am and proceedings wrapping up for 5pm.

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Posted on Wednesday, 11 April 2018  |  By Irish Grassland Association

Annual Dairy Conference 2018

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The 2018 Irish Grassland Association Annual Dairy Conference sponsored by Yara takes place at 9am on Wednesday 17th January. Moving to the south west of the country, the Charleville Park Hotel plays host to this year’s Conference. The event addresses the twin themes of managing labour and resetting financial and physical targets on Irish dairy farms.

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Posted on Thursday, 2 November 2017  |  By Irish Grassland Association

Dairy Summer Tour 8am sharp 25th July Kilkenny

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Milk production on leased land

The Irish Grassland Association Dairy Summer Tour focuses on milk production on leased land when it visits two grass based dairy farms in Kilkenny and Grange, Carlow.  The event, sponsored by AIB Bank, takes place on Tuesday July 25th at 8am sharp. The major focus of this year’s event will be on producing milk on a part leased or fully leased milking platform.  Maximising the use of grazed grass in the cows’ diet will feature prominently on both farms.

Dairy Event July Kilkenny

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Posted on Tuesday, 4 April 2017  |  By Irish Grassland Association

Sheep Conference & Farm Walk 11th May at 9.30 am Westmeath

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Achieving high output from a grass based system in Co. Westmeath

IGA sheep conference and farm walk

 

The Irish grassland Association Sheep Conference and Farm Walk kindly sponsored by Mullinahone Co-Op and MSD Animal Health takes place on the 11th May at 9.30 a.m. in the Bloomfield House Hotel in Mullingar. The conference will take place in the morning followed by a farm walk on the farm of John Bell Castletowngeoghan, Co. Westmeath.

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Posted on Tuesday, 4 April 2017  |  By Irish Grassland Association

IGA Dairy Conference 2013

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Ensuring maximum production from cultivars sown on farm

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Posted on Sunday, 6 January 2013  |  By Irish Grassland Association

IGA Making Good Quality Silage - Cavan & Mayo

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The winter of 2012/13 has clearly highlighted the importance of silage feed quality. The poor harvesting conditions during 2012 and rising concentrate prices has clearly shown that good quality grass silage is very valuable on farm.

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Posted on Friday, 1 March 2013  |  By Irish Grassland Association

IGA Beef Conference and Farm Walk

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This year’s Irish Grassland Association Beef Conference and Farm Walk “Healthy Soils, Healthy Cattle, Healthy Profit” sponsored by Dawn meats and Interchem will take place on Tuesday 18th of June.

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Posted on Tuesday, 18 June 2013  |  By Irish Grassland Association

IGA Dairy Conference Athlone & Cork

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The Irish Grassland Association are inviting all dairy farmers and dairy industry stakeholders who have an interest in the growth and prosperity of the dairy industry over the imminent phase of quota abolition to one of their two dairy Conferences sponsored by Pfizer Animal Health....

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Posted on Tuesday, 10 January 2012  |  By Irish Grassland Association

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