Agri events

Agri events this week.

Today, January 14

Bandon Co-op dairy seminar, Munster Arms Hotel, 8pm. Speakers include Carbery Group CEO Dan McSweeney, Bandon Co-op CEO Gerard Brickley

Friday, January 15

Teagasc/Animal Health Ireland CalfCare event, 11am, Teagasc/Dairygold Research Farm, Kilworth, Co Cork

Saturday, January 16

Point to point horse racing, Templenacarriga, Lisgoold, Co Cork, 12:30pm

Sunday, January 17

Point to point horse racing, Knockane, Killeagh, Co Cork, 12:30pm.

Carbery Pony Club Area 5 show jumping day, usual classes and prizes, West Cork Equine Centre, Kilbrittain, starts 10am indoors and 11am outdoors, enquiries to 086-1681675

Tuesday, January 19

Teagasc/Animal Health Ireland CalfCare event, 11am, farm of Pierce and Adrian Casey, Kilmacthomas, Co Waterford

Teagasc/Animal Health Ireland CalfCare event, 11am, farm of John Fitzgerald, Newberry, Mallow, Co Cork

Teagasc spring crop seminar, 8pm, Munster Arms Hotel, Bandon, Co Cork (topics include spring cereal varieties, aphid control, septoria control, fungicide resistance, new trailer rules, discussion groups)

Preventing lungworm infection in Irish dairy production systems, Corrin Mart, Fermoy, Co Cork, 7.30pm

Wednesday, January 20

Q8 Oils Spring Farm Machinery Show, Green Glens Arena, Millstreet, 12pm-10pm, continues Thursday

Teagasc spring crop seminar, 8pm, Teagasc Office, Dungarvan, Co Waterford (bean agronomy, tillage discussion groups, crop margins, crop nutrition)

Organic demonstration farm walk, 2pm, farm of Ken Gill, Ballydermot House, Clonbullogue, Co Offaly (sucker to beef)

Thursday, January 21

Teagasc/Animal Health Ireland CalfCare event, 11am, farm of Ger Kirby, Parkroe, Ballyneety, Co Limerick

Sunday, January 24

Point to point horse racing, Kilfeacle, Co Tipperary.

Monday, January 25

Teagasc spring grazing walk, 11am on farm of Peter Hynes, Aherla, Bandon, Co. Cork

Teagasc spring grazing walk, 11am on farm of PJ O’Keeffe, Callan, Co Kilkenny

Send event details to farm.ed@examiner.ie or Irish Examiner, Linn Dubh, Assumption Road, Blackpool, Cork.


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