Relief for farming family as student (25) missing for almost a month located safe and...
A 25-year-old student from Tipperary who had been missing for almost a month has been...
Gardai believe vehicle used in attack on farmer was parked in local field for some time
Gardai in the Midlands are searching for four culprits after a farmer in his 50s was...
Young boy injured in farm accident in midlands
A young boy was seriously injured in an accident on a farm in Co Laois yesterday.
Hundreds of thousands in damage as fire rips though agri contractors shed
A massive fire which engulfed the sheds of an agricultural contractor caused damage estimated at several hundred of thousands of euro.
Tributes paid to farmer who died while repairing shed damaged by Hurricane Ophelia
Tributes have been paid to a Wicklow farmer who died while repairing damage caused to his sheds during Hurricane Ophelia.
'We went to bed a normal family and woke up the next morning and Daddy was gone'
The family of farmer Tom Oliver is appealing to the public over his murder.
Advice: Fairness has to be the essence of pre-nuptial agreements
Q I have recently got engaged and my fiancé and I are considering signing a pre-nuptial agreement. My parents have transferred the family farm to me and I have made a will regarding my property but I am concerned about the consequences of signing and pre-nuptial...
Grieving father wins major ploughing title despite loss of son in farm accident
World Champion ploughman Martin Kehoe stole the show at the recent Northern Ireland International Ploughing Championship having lost his son Martin Jnr in a tragic farm accident just last month.
Opinion: An urban-rural divide lies at the core of row over new drink law
It's a tough time of year for some to keep up the morale. October on the calendar, nights drawing in, and once the hour goes back later in the month, it will be dark just after 5pm.
Gardai investigating fake cattle crash that cost elderly farmer €400
Gardai in Roscommon are investigating an incident that saw an elderly farmer defrauded out of €400.
More safety inspectors to be hired in bid to reduce farm deaths
Safety bosses have been granted permission to hire more inspectors as they try to curb the number of fatalities on Irish farms.
Gardai investigate theft of €35,000 worth of equipment from farm
Gardai are investigating the theft of equipment, valued at €35,000, from a farm in Co. Limerick.
Man (30s) killed after deep trench he was working in collapsed
A man has died after he became trapped when a deep trench collapsed.
Rescue operation underway following workplace accident in Cork
Emergency services are at the scene of a serious workplace accident in Coachford in Cork.
'A great craftsman' - Tributes paid to farmer killed instantly as quad overturns
A 67-year-old Co Mayo man became the second victim of a farm tragedy within a week when his quad overturned while he was spreading weedkiller.
Tributes paid to farmer who died after quad bike accident
The man in his 60s who died Thursday evening in a quad bike tragedy in Co Mayo has been named locally.
Well-known farmer and dad-of-three killed in farm tragedy was 'an incredibly hard-working individual'
A farmer who died following a farming accident in Co Wexford this afternoon was an "incredibly hard-working individual" who will be greatly missed, a relative has said.
300 rural areas in line to share pot of €15m
Up to 300 towns and villages are to be given an end-of-year boost under plans by the Government to rejuvenate rural Ireland.
'Better than Tinder' - How people, young and old, are finding love in rural Ireland
Dating in rural Ireland has long changed since the days of dance halls and courting at crossroad ceilís.
‘Agricultural college, followed by running the family farm - I hated every minute of it and turned to alcohol’
Four years ago John Evoy won an Impact Award from the Social Entrepreneurs Ireland association for creating a space where men with time on their hands could hang out.
Tributes paid after top cattle breeder dies in farm accident
Tributes have been paid today to the woman who was killed in a farm accident in Co. Armagh yesterday.
Woman (67) dies after being pucked by cow in farm tragedy
A 67-year-old pensioner from Co Armagh has died tragically following a farm accident involving a cow.
Farmer collects €500,000 Euromillions win, after keeping ticket in his pocket for 3 months
They say good things come to do those who wait and that was certainly evident in National Lottery offices this morning as a Co. Clare farmer finally claimed his EuroMillions Plus win of €500,000 from June, a full 83 days after the draw.
Do you have the right licence for carrying livestock?
If you are carrying livestock, you need the correct licence. It is a simple word of advice from the Road Safety Authority (RSA), yet this summer dozens of drivers have found themselves being pulled over by the Gardai for not carrying the correct paperwork.
Man fights for life after falling from teleporter with son (11)
A teacher is fighting for his life after both he and his 11-year-old son fell from a teleporter while painting their house.
Farmer (49) killed in tractor accident laid to rest as investigation continues
Mourners in Co Antrim have given thanks for the life of a 49-year-old man killed in a tractor accident.
'Terrible tragedy': Funeral to be held for farmer trapped by tractor
A Co Antrim man who was found dead on his farm by his brother is being laid to rest today.
Comment: How I was conned out of €600 in a holiday home scam
I write today about a stranger's kindness. Or was it?
Minister's home county awarded largest share of funding
After being appointed Minister for Rural Affairs, Michael Ring promised he would do the best that he could for his own county.
Investigation underway as overnight blaze causes 'substantial damage' to farm
Garda have preserved the scene of an overnight fire at a farm in Quarrymount, Killeigh, Co Laois.
No preferential treatment for farmers in Fair Deal - Leo
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has warned farmers they will get no preferential treatment over other business owners ahead of the planned overhaul of the State's Nursing Home Support Scheme.
Families could see farm future 'wiped out'
A move to block crucial reform of the Government's Fair Deal scheme could wipe out farm families for generations, Niall Garvey, the CEO of Muintir na Tíre, has warned.
Man airlifted to hospital from farm after hay bale rolls over him
A man has been airlifted to hospital after he was seriously injured in a farm accident in Co Clare this evening.
Kerry farmer charged with murder of elderly neighbour sent forward for trial
A farmer charged with the murder of a Kerry neighbour using a teleporter agri-machine has been sent forward for trial at the Central Criminal Court.
'Building levy could threaten farmers'
The Irish Farmers' Association is urging Kerry County Council to consider exemptions on new proposals that could subject farmers in the Kingdom to levies on new farm buildings.
Boy (11) injured in tractor accident saved by air ambulance's debut flight
Northern Ireland's long-fought-for air ambulance was called into action to save a young boy's life, days before it was due to officially take to the skies.
'It was horrifically traumatic' - Family devastated as dad (75) dies in farm accident
The son of a Co Tyrone pensioner who was killed in a farming accident at his home said the family are deeply "traumatised" by the incident.
'He was a lovely, kind, friendly man': Tributes paid to farmer killed in tractor accident
A man who died in a tragic tractor accident in Sligo last weekend has been named locally as West Sligo farmer Robert 'Sonny' Kilgannon, The Sligo Champion reports.
Village priest pays tribute at funeral for Northern Ireland man killed working on his family's farm
The funeral has taken place of a Co Fermanagh man who was killed on his family farm.
Obituary: ICMSA stalwart Donal Murphy
The death has been announced of the longest serving chief executive in the almost seven decades of the ICMSA with the passing of Donal Murphy, following a short illness.
Farmer 'drowned' after being 'knocked into a slurry pit by his tractor rolling backwards'
A farmer has died tragically after a tractor apparently knocked him into a slurry pit.
'We just didn't see the danger' - Farmer on loss of James (6) in tragic accident
"For others today's news becomes tomorrow's news. But it's still raw for us", says Padraig Higgins who lost his son James, at just six-years-old in a farm accident in 2008.
Safety warning for farmers 'making hay'
Farmers and agri-contractors have been urged to put safety first as many are busy making hay and silage amid soaring temperatures.
Oxford academic trampled to death by cows 'was trying to save dog'
A former Oxford don who made millions pioneering injection-free vaccines has been trampled to death while out for a morning stroll.
Dairy farmer crushed by tractor 'after dog jumped into the cab and set it moving'
A tragic tractor accident has claimed the life a well known dairy farmer in the UK.
Man airlifted to hospital after being injured in farm accident
A man in his 60’s was airlifted to hospital on Saturday after he was seriously injured in a farm accident in Co Galway.
Investigation underway after man killed in tractor accident
A man in his 60s has been killed after the tractor he was driving went off the road and hit a ditch in Co Waterford.
Tractor takes farmer just 27-years-old on final journey
A farmer who died in a motocross crash has been taken to his funeral by a tractor followed by dozens of bikers.
Ten things you can't miss at this year's Balmoral Show
What's in the store for the thousands of people attending the Balmoral Show?
Farmer and father of All Ireland winner dies in tragic farm accident
The funeral will take place today of Tipperary farmer and GAA stalwart Tom Kennedy who was killed in a farming accident.
Community in mourning after farmer (76) dies in livestock incident
A community have been left in mourning after an elderly farmer died last week following a farm accident.
Man injured and sustains serious burns in creamery accident in Tipperary
Gardai have confirmed that a man has been seriously injured in an incident at a creamery in Co Tipperary, Friday night.
Thomas Magee's heartfelt letter will be my special memento, says dad
These are the heartbreaking words four-year-old Thomas Magee lovingly wrote about his "special" dad months before he was killed in a farming accident.
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