Contract Heifer Rearers Wanted (Is it for you?)

Contract rearing involves the movement of replacement heifers from the owner’s farm for rearing on contract by another farmer. Now that milk quotas are abolished and with milk production expected to increase, the availability of land around milking parlours will place limits on the volume of milk some farms are capable of producing. An increasing

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Irish Farm Services Property

Our property section allows you to advertise a property you maybe be looking to sell or lease. If you are looking for a particular property, you can also place a listing with your criteria, describing what you are looking for, this will then in turn be in full view of our growing national audience

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Land Leasing Ireland

Medium and long term leasing arrangements offer many advantages Long term leasing is very tax efficient; landowners can lease out their land to an unconnected person for a period of ten years and qualify for an income tax exemption on the rental income of up to €20,000 per annum. The land owner can still qualify

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Advantages of collaboration

Collaboration has a long tradition in rural Ireland, just look at coops and neighbours helping each other at the harvest. Collaboration provides both social and financial benefits. Identified benefits of collaboration include. Improved economies of scale leading to increased profits Increased leisure time Better social and family life Improved work environment and reduced work load

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Land Mobility Ireland

Access to land or “Land Mobility” has always been an issue for young farmers and the agricultural industry. CSO figures show that only 6.2% of farmers are under 35 and 26.3% over 65. That is a decline of 52.8% in numbers under 35 years from the 2000 to the 2010 census. These figures are in

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Farm and Equestrian Recruitment

At Irish Farm Services we aim to cater for a vast range of Farm and Equestrian jobs. Our Goal is to provide an up-to-date and comprehensive listing of current job seeker and job vacancy positions. As the size of Irish family farms and equestrian businesses are growing significantly and dealing with increased market volatility, they

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