Sun, 29 Mar, 2020
YOUNG farmers will not pick up the tab for Ireland’s ambitious plans to boost milk production by 50% by 2020, said Edmond Connolly, chief executive of Macra na Feirme, whose Young Farmer Annual Conference takes place in the Arklow Bay Hotel in Wicklow throughout this weekend.
Sat, 23 Oct, 2010
ENVIRONMENT Minister John Gormley has promised to close a loophole in Irish law that allows developers to begin work on large construction projects before the completion of an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) as required by EU legislation.
Fri, 04 Jul, 2008
THE RICHEST sporting event of 2008 in Ireland will play out this weekend. But instead of golf clubs or rugby gear it is more likely to involve stetson-wearing, cigar-chomping, coffee-swigging men and women who pride themselves on never breaking a sweat while “playing”.
Fri, 21 Mar, 2008