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Someone has taken over the Macra na Feirme Facebook page tonight and it's gas
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# Love Triangle

Someone has taken over the Macra na Feirme Facebook page tonight and it's gas

Dec 22nd 2016, 9:52 PM 9,129 Views 0 Comments

WHAT is happening.

Poll: What's your biggest fear about growing older?
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# Your Say

Poll: What's your biggest fear about growing older?

Oct 24th 2016, 10:22 AM 28,985 Views 118 Comments

A campaign is encouraging people to reach out to their neighbours.

80% of young farmers say they should have the right to bear arms
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80% of young farmers say they should have the right to bear arms

Sep 19th 2016, 6:10 AM 14,590 Views 77 Comments

A new survey also shows half have been the victims of “rural crime”.

14 things you'll understand if you grew up on a farm
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# Baling Hay

14 things you'll understand if you grew up on a farm

Jun 9th 2016, 1:10 PM 9,428 Views 3 Comments

Massey. Deere. New Holland. You must choose one.

'I know too many young farmers who have died by suicide'
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'I know too many young farmers who have died by suicide'

Sep 20th 2015, 8:15 AM 25,776 Views 18 Comments

A new calendar aims to start a conversation about mental health in the agricultural community.

Pigs on a spit are the key to this young farmer's success
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# Young Farmer Of The Year

Pigs on a spit are the key to this young farmer's success

Sep 6th 2015, 7:30 AM 18,656 Views 30 Comments

Meet Ireland’s top young farmer, Jonathan Marry (27).

Meath man's Macra na Feirme campaign video is a thing of beauty
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# Macra Election

Meath man's Macra na Feirme campaign video is a thing of beauty

Mar 11th 2015, 9:59 PM 3,505 Views 4 Comments

It’s the most delightfully Irish thing you’ll see today, we promise.

Young farmers add their support for gay marriage ahead of referendum
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Young farmers add their support for gay marriage ahead of referendum

Sep 18th 2014, 12:38 PM 12,950 Views 51 Comments

If you’re surprised by that, there are a few other things you should know…

'There’s much more to Macra than farming'
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# SOCIAL LIFE

'There’s much more to Macra than farming'

Jun 28th 2014, 9:00 AM 9,685 Views 11 Comments

It’s a club that boasts about 8,000 members throughout the country, but what is Macra na Feirme and why do people join?

Irish farmer shows you how to make the perfect scrambled eggs
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# Get Laid

Irish farmer shows you how to make the perfect scrambled eggs

May 8th 2014, 12:38 PM 4,013 Views 2 Comments

A good schooop of butter…

Invaluable dating advice from an Irish farmer
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# Road Frontage

Invaluable dating advice from an Irish farmer

Mar 17th 2014, 4:14 PM 5,970 Views 3 Comments

Bale ‘em, bale ‘em…

What random acts of kindness have you carried out lately?
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# Kindness

What random acts of kindness have you carried out lately?

Jul 19th 2013, 7:15 AM 7,600 Views 52 Comments

Tell us in the comments – and find out more about the Clonakilty Random Acts of Kindness festival.

Hundreds of harvesters combine for Guinness World Record attempt
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# Combine Harvesters

Hundreds of harvesters combine for Guinness World Record attempt

Jul 28th 2012, 7:30 AM 6,636 Views 3 Comments

“I’ve Got A Brand New Combine Harvester…”

Get those dancing shoes on and throw a spud on the barby
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# Know Your Neigbour

Get those dancing shoes on and throw a spud on the barby

Jul 22nd 2012, 8:45 AM 3,592 Views 7 Comments

From barn dances to barbecues, ‘Know Your Neighbour Weekend’ should have something for all the family.

Poll: Do you know your neighbours?
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# Your Say

Poll: Do you know your neighbours?

Jul 7th 2012, 9:15 AM 5,961 Views 28 Comments

You have a week left to organise an event for Know Your Neighbour weekend. But how well do you know them now – if at all?

Column: We don’t know our neighbours anymore. Let’s change that.
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# Opinion

Column: We don’t know our neighbours anymore. Let’s change that.

Jul 5th 2012, 7:30 PM 399 Views 30 Comments

Changes in Irish society have meant people lost touch with the communities around them, writes Alan Jagoe.

How to get to Know Your Neighbour
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# Come Together

How to get to Know Your Neighbour

Jun 18th 2012, 2:00 PM 6,391 Views 23 Comments

Community get-together weekend is coming up in July – here are some inventive ideas to get your event started…

Thousands expected at Macra's Rally in Cork
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Thousands expected at Macra's Rally in Cork

Oct 28th 2011, 10:01 AM 442 Views 0 Comments

Minister for Agriculture is due to open this year’s annual conference this evening.

Column: ‘Compared to an office job, there is a difference’
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# Read Me

Column: ‘Compared to an office job, there is a difference’

Sep 22nd 2011, 8:00 AM 74 Views 6 Comments

Noel McCall broke with his family tradition to become a farmer. He tells TheJournal.ie about why he’s now better off – despite the early mornings.

Macra's young farmers give their verdict on Irish celebs
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Macra's young farmers give their verdict on Irish celebs

Sep 20th 2011, 2:18 PM 1,398 Views 4 Comments

Ear to the Ground presenter Ella McSweeney was voted agriculture’s number one sex symbol – but 16 per cent of Macra members didn’t know who Paul Galvin was…

New research shows that nine in 10 of us know our neighbours
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# Neighbours

New research shows that nine in 10 of us know our neighbours

Jun 2nd 2011, 9:55 AM 290 Views 0 Comments

A much smaller proportion regularly interact with their neighbours while 81 per cent of us would rather not have more interaction with our neighbours according to the survey.