News

Faced with tough decisions on Climate Emissions, the Government blinked – Chambers Ireland

July 29, 2022 · Leave a Comment 

Speaking after news of the CO2 emissions deal between Government parties broke, Chambers Ireland Head of Policy, Shane Conneely said “This is only the first of many difficult conversations on climate that we face, and the Government blinked. “We welcome some parts decision the agreement, but not how we got here. There has been too much uncertainty for the wider economy and society, and compromise has now been built into process. “In practical terms, farming accounts for 1% of our national income, even in regional areas its job creation effect is marginal. Farming is however an outsize part... [Read the full story]

GAA

Tipperary GAA Scene – July 27th 2022

July 28, 2022 · Leave a Comment 

FBD Insurance County Championships The 2022 FBD Insurance county hurling championships took centre stage last weekend as a total of 24 games were played across the senior, premier intermediate and intermediate grades. In group 1 of the senior hurling championship, Kilruane MacDonaghs recorded a comprehensive 4-22 to 0-10 win over Moycarkey Borris while Clonoulty Rossmore and Nenagh Eire Óg played out an entertaining draw game in FBD Semple Stadium on Sunday, the final score being Clonoulty Rossmore 0-19 to Nenagh’s 3-10. In group 2, Drom & Inch proved too strong for their opponents... [Read the full story]

Entertainment

New TG4 series celebrating live Irish trad and folk music

August 3, 2022 · Leave a Comment 

Pic: Presenters Aoife Ní Bhriain & Pauline Scanlon Rooted in live performance, Cúltír (“Hinterland”) sees Pauline Scanlon and Aoife Ní Bhriain -both rising stars of the Irish music scene – guide viewers through the musical and cultural heartbeat of six Irish counties. Focusing primarily on traditional and folk music, the series will continue for six consecutive Sundays starting on August 14th @ 9:30pm on TG4, with further episodes Mi Pauline and Aoife take to the stage with the cream of each county’s musical talent, from John Spillane in Co. Cork to Mick Hanly... [Read the full story]

Events

Farmers Encouraged to Attend Energy and Farm Business Show 2022 in Gurteen

July 13, 2022 · Leave a Comment 

IFA Environment and Rural Affairs Chair Paul O’Brien has encouraged farmers to attend the 2022 Energy and Farm Business Show in Gurteen College, Tipperary on Tuesday next, 19th July. The free event will provide farmers with the most up-to-date information on the opportunities in the renewable energy sector, as well as ways to improve energy efficiency on farms. There is also a strong focus on farm diversification options at this year’s show. “This year’s event will showcase the opportunities and supports that are available to farmers that want to get involved in renewable energy, be... [Read the full story]

Sports

Irish Sport Horse (ISH) Young Breeders crowned World Champions

July 13, 2022 · Leave a Comment 

The Irish Sport Horse Studbook Young Breeders team were crowned World Champions at the World Breeding Federation for Sport Horses International Young Breeders World Championships in Ermelo, Holland July 7-9 2022. Teagasc have partnered with Horse Sport Ireland since 2005 to provide the ‘ISH Young Breeders’ training programme. Wendy Conlon Teagasc Equine Specialist manages the programme with support from Horse Sport Ireland and DAFM. The success of the programme hinges on wider industry collaboration. Jack Doyle, Tiernan Gill, Andrew Hughes and Philip Scott have provided their expertise in recent... [Read the full story]

Business

Ifac reminds employers about incentives for electric vehicles

July 28, 2022 · Leave a Comment 

With the Government’s ambitious target to have almost a million electric vehicles on the road by 2030, Ifac, Ireland’s farming, food and agribusiness specialist professional services firm, is reminding farmers and other business owners that generous grants and incentives are available for employers who provide their employees with electric vehicles. The advantages of electric vehicles include lower fuel costs, lower road tax and insurance, and less maintenance and repair bills. Yet, Department of Transport figures cited in a recent Parliamentary Budget Office report show that at the end... [Read the full story]

News

Faced with tough decisions on Climate Emissions, the Government blinked – Chambers Ireland

Speaking after news of the CO2 emissions deal between Government parties broke, Chambers Ireland Head of Policy, Shane Conneely said “This is only the first of many difficult conversations on climate that we face, and the Government blinked. “We welcome some parts decision the agreement, but not how we got here....

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Ifac reminds employers about incentives for electric vehicles

With the Government’s ambitious target to have almost a million electric vehicles on the road by 2030, Ifac, Ireland’s farming, food and agribusiness specialist professional services firm, is reminding farmers and other business owners that generous grants and incentives are available for employers who provide...

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Higher emission targets for agriculture are not only crucial for our climate, but for water and air quality, biodiversity, and food security say civil society NGOs

The Environmental Pillar, the Stop Climate Chaos Coalition and the Sustainable Water Network (SWAN) have voiced concern that almost no consideration is being given to the water pollution, air pollution, biodiversity loss and food security issues associated with agricultural intensification in the ongoing deliberations...

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On-Demand Breastfeeding Course now available to parents in Tipperary

A new suite of breastfeeding courses from NursingMama.ie covering the early days right through to the end of your breastfeeding journey is now available to parents in Tipperary. The first of its kind to be launched in Ireland, this new service allows parents to take NursingMama.ie courses at their own pace and from...

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Boil Water Notice lifted for Toomevara Area with immediate effect

Irish Water and Tipperary County Council wish to notify customers that following the completion of remedial measures, and after consulting with the HSE, the Boil Water Notice that was in place on the Tooomevara area of the Nenagh PWS is now lifted with immediate effect. All consumers in the Toomevara Area on the Nenagh...

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