Farming events guide for this week

Today, October 8
Teagasc/Dairygold joint programme event: Focus on Farm Partnership and Grassland Management on the farm of John O’Gorman (JJ Farm Partnership) Ballyboy, Clogheen, Co Tipperary, 11am

ICMSA Mallow area meeting, Hibernian Hotel, 8.30pm

ICMSA Castlemaine area meeting, Griffin’s Bar, Castlemaine, 8.30pm

Friday, October 9

Smart Agri Food Business Conference, Garryvoe Hotel, Co Cork, free to attend.

See www.smartagrifoodireland.com  for details

Irish Wind Energy Association Autumn Conference, Lyrath Estate Hotel, Kilkenny

Sunday, October 11

Cloughjordan Community Farm/Irish Work Horse Association ploughing demonstrations, noon to 6pm, Step Road, Cloughjordan, Co Tipperary. Admission €5, fundraiser to help recoup recent theft of farm equipment. To participate, call 087-1338139. Details on www.cloughjordancommunityfarm.ie  website

Monday, October 12

Bandon Mart store cattle show and sale

North Cork IFA executive meeting, GAA Complex, Mallow, 8.30pm.

ICMSA Duhallow area meeting, Murphy’s Bar, Boherbue, Co Cork, 8.30pm.

ICMSA Dicksgrove area meeting, Ulicks Lounge, Farranfore, Co Kerry, 8.30pm

Tuesday, Oct 13

ICMSA Rathkeale area meeting, Rathkeale House Hotel, Co Limerick, 8.30pm

Teagasc Transferring the Family Farm Clinic, Devon Inn Hotel, Templeglantine, Co Limerick

Teagasc National Beef Conference (Applying Technologies to Sustain Profitability), 3-8.30pm, Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone

Wednesday, October 14

ICMSA West Clare area meeting, Foley’s Bar, Cross. Co Clare, 8.30pm

Thursday, October 15

Farm Safety Seminar, Devon Inn Hotel, Templeglantine, Co Limerick, 7pm, organised by Abbeyfeale & District Initiative and Limerick Social Service Council, admission free

ICMSA mid-Waterford and west Waterford meeting, Park Hotel, Dungarvan, 8.30pm

ICMSA Bruff area meeting, Anglers Rest, Athlacca, Co Limerick, 8.30pm

ICMSA Bandon area meeting, Old Still, Bandon, Co Cork, 8.30pm.

West Cork IFA executive meeting, Parkway Hotel, Dunmanway, Co Cork. 8.30pm.


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