Category Archives: Farms and Farming

Shout Out To My Rural Ireland Neighbours – Farmers

Not All Heroes Wear CapesSome Wear Wellies They are working seven days a weeks. Animals do not understand about social distancing or the COVID -19 virus. See: Title: IFA launching support service for farmers Author: Noel Baker, Irish ExaminerSource: https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland/ifa-launching-support-service-for-farmers-hit-by-virus-988669.htmlTheContinue reading

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The Man Born to Farming By Wendell Berry

The Grower of Trees, the gardener, the man born to farming, whose hands reach into the ground and sprout to him the soil is a divine drug.  He enters into death yearly, and comes back rejoicing.  He has seen the … Continue reading

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Hen Boy By John FitzGerald

It’s how he handles animals that matters most to him: needing to be firm and sure and gentle. Only yesterday, we found a racing pigeon in a drain, its raw neck craning from the voided body, pink ringed legs surprisingly … Continue reading

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Lamb – a real treat

Title: Lamb – a real treat Author: Bord Bia Full Text & Source: http://www.bordbia.ie/consumer/recipes/lamb/pages/default.aspx The Internet, Online, 22/2/2015 Sample Text Recent research has shown that consumers believe that Lamb is the tastiest of all meats so we are providing you … Continue reading

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Beef

Title: Beef Author: Bord Bia Full Text & Source: http://www.bordbia.ie/consumer/aboutfood/meat/pages/beef.aspx The Internet, Online, 21/2/2015 Sample Text: Beef Your Guide to 14 Beef Cuts The Simple Steps Guide to Perfect Beef will help you to choose the cuts with care for … Continue reading

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Cuts Of Beef

Title: Cuts Of Beef Author: Simply Lamb & Beef Full Text & Source: http://www.simplybeefandlamb.co.uk/cuts-beef The Internet, Online, 21/2/2015 Sample Text: Beef Cuts English cuts have evolved through the centuries to reflect changing cooking methods and tastes in English homes. Nowadays, … Continue reading

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Rangeland re-commence production, while Findus find horse meat in beef lasagne | BreakingNews.ie

Rangeland re-commence production, while Findus find horse meat in beef lasagne | BreakingNews.ie.

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DIY fall farm wedding ideas

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Cowluck – Farm Blog

An Interesting Farming Blog http://cowluck.blogspot.ie/ Sample Blogs Unpasteurised Milk: A Raw Issue [published in Irish Examiner, June 23rd 2011; listen to interview on RTE Radio 1 here]Irish people love drinking milk: a recent study of milk consumption ranked Ireland third … Continue reading

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Glenilen Farm Blog

http://www.glenilen.com/ GOOD THINGS FROM SMALL BEGINNINGS Alan’s family has been tending the same small dairy farm for generations. Resting on the banks of the River Ilen (from which we have taken our name), Glenilen Farm is an idyllic location for … Continue reading

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The Friendly Farmer Blog

Welcome to The Friendly Farm Using traditional farming methods we produce great tasting Chickens, Ducks, Bronze Turkeys & Geese. Selling our produce direct from the farm in Athenry, at Galway, Moycullen, Kinvara farmers markets & by home delivery direct to … Continue reading

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The Teagasc Goat Blog – Goats

http://teagascgoatblog.blogspot.ie/ Goat Farming Our aim is to support the development of goat farming in Ireland as a viable option for farmers Goat Farming in Ireland Advice & Training Market Setting up a goat enterprise Further Reading Links The Teagasc Goat … Continue reading

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Farmette – An Irish Farmer’s Wife Blog

Its informative,witty and an interesting female farmers diary. http://marriedanirishfarmer.com/about-2/ Hi. I’m Imen. That’s me standing in the middle of the farm passage looking ridiculous holding a gooseberry jam & cream sponge cake topped with pretty nasturtium flowers. Not your average-ordinary … Continue reading

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