First tonight we heard from Pat O’Toole of the Irish Farmers Journal and from pumpkin grower Julian Hughes on malting barley prices, glyphosate and the imminent pumpkin season.
We heard about an upcoming equestrian breeding demonstration at Kildalton College on October 31st from Crea English.
Micheál Nolan joined us to tell us about a fundraising tractor run between Mullinavat and Cillín hill on Monday, October 30th. Further details from Mícheál at (087) 688 2775
Oliver Houlihan joined us for another legal feature, this week focusing on responsibilities as regards roadside trees and shrubs and provided some clarifications on certain agricultural reliefs under the upcoming Finance Bill.
We had our usual Farm Diary, sponsored by Tullow Livestock Mart. Mick Moloney of Carlow ICMSA spoke to us about their upcoming AGM and George Candler joined us for the weekly mart report.