Agri events guide

Friday, May 6
Skibbereen Mart, includes section for Beef Replacement Heifers.

Irish Rural Link Annual Conference, Grand Hotel, Moate, Co Westmeath, 9.30am-2pm

Saturday, May 7

Emerald Expo dairy show, Virginia Show Grounds, Co Cavan

Point to point horse racing, Tullerboy, Co Limerick.

Sunday, May 8

Kingdom County Fair Agricultural Show, Co Kerry ( www.kingdomcountyfair.ie )

Point to point horse racing, Ballindenisk Watergrasshill, Co Cork

Tuesday, May 10

Teagasc Spring Crop Walk, farm of Dominic Flaherty, Banna West, Ardfert, Co Kerry, 12 noon

Wednesday, May 18

Greenfield Open Day (topic: Coping with Low Milk Prices in 2016), 10:30 AM, Greenfield Farm, Grove, Dunbell, Co Kilkenny

Thursday, May 19

Advanced Dairy Programme for Students Open Day, Clonakilty Agricultural College, Darrara, Clonakilty, Co Cork

Sunday, May 22

Bandon Agricultural Show ( www.bandonshow.com )

Wednesday, May 25

Newford Suckler Herd Open Day, 2-7pm, Athenry, Co. Galway

Friday, May 27

Food for the Future conference hosted by Permaculture/Sustainable Horticulture faculty of Kinsale College, Bandon Road, Kinsale, Co Cork, 9.30am–5pm, fee €10/20 ( www.kinsalecollege.ie )

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