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From TheJournal.ie Dead pigs in river show dark side of China food industry Farms

Dead pigs in river show dark side of China food industry

Thousands of dead pigs found in a Shanghai river have cast a spotlight on China’s poorly regulated farm production.

From TheJournal.ie ICSA’s Pre-Budget Submission says vital farm schemes must be protected Farming

ICSA’s Pre-Budget Submission says vital farm schemes must be protected

The Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers’ Association is calling for vital farm schemes to be protected from cuts and a tougher stance on public sector pay and allowances.

From TheJournal.ie Call for helpline to be set up for distressed farmers Farmers

Call for helpline to be set up for distressed farmers

Éamon Ó Cuív has said that a helpline needs to be set up for farmers who are distressed due to poor weather and its effect on their livelihoods.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: When and why are blight warnings issued? Blight

Explainer: When and why are blight warnings issued?

And what should potato-growers do in response? TheJournal.ie takes a look…

From TheJournal.ie Recent bad weather has caused major problems for farmers - IFA Crops

Recent bad weather has caused major problems for farmers - IFA

The wet weather has made it impossible for farmers to harvest crops – but the bad weather is set to continue this week.

From TheJournal.ie Manhole covers and memorial plaques: what's being stolen in the recession? Thefts

Manhole covers and memorial plaques: what's being stolen in the recession?

And what’s being done to prevent it?

From TheJournal.ie Farmers urge 'biosecurity' over fears UK livestock virus could reach Ireland Virus

Farmers urge 'biosecurity' over fears UK livestock virus could reach Ireland

The Schmallenberg virus causing miscarriages in sheep and cattle herds has now been found on 74 English farms.

From TheJournal.ie Farm incomes increase by 27 per cent despite economic woes Farmers

Farm incomes increase by 27 per cent despite economic woes

The average farm’s earnings rose dramatically to €21,500 last year, according to the IFA.

From TheJournal.ie Police shoot dozens of lions and tigers in Ohio Wild Animals

Police shoot dozens of lions and tigers in Ohio

Dozens of wild animals were shot by Ohio police after their owner released them before taking his own life.

From TheJournal.ie Food Safety Authority: E.coli contaminated food not on sale in Ireland

Food Safety Authority: E.coli contaminated food not on sale in Ireland

People in Germany have been advised not to eat raw cucumbers following a deadly outbreak of E.coli, however experts have said there is no indication contaminated foods are on sale in Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Agricultural land prices fall by over 50 per cent in the past four years Land Prices

Agricultural land prices fall by over 50 per cent in the past four years

Average land price in 2010 alone dropped by 14.5 per cent. The Irish Farmers Journal say the biggest problem for farmers remains access to funding to buy land.