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Agritime is Radio Kerry’s award-winning current-affairs-in-farming programme which covers the most important issues affecting the sector in Kerry. Presented and produced by Aisling O’Brien.

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Agritime - May 24th, 2018

Agritime - May 24th, 2018

Aisling O'Brien discusses milk recording, tillage crop maintenance, average farm incomes and prices from marts and factories.

Agritime - May 17th, 2018

Agritime - May 17th, 2018

Aisling O'Brien brings you all the action from the recent open day at Browne's in Castleisland. She meets a west Kerry dairy farmer undertaking a world record attempt tomorrow morning. Tomas Burke is back with prices and the weekly farm advice has tips for first cut silage and breeding.

Agritime - May 10th, 2018

Agritime - May 10th, 2018

Aisling O'Brien discusses the controversy surrounding the electronic sheep tagging, the expansion of the MilkFlex loan nationwide, prices from marts and factories, coping with stress on farm and a Kingdom County Fair preview.

Agritime - May 3rd, 2018

Agritime - May 3rd, 2018

Aisling O'Brien speaks with new Kerry Group CEO Edmond Scanlon as he addresses his first AGM. She also discusses the proposed cut to the CAP budget and meets the new Irish Holstein Friesian Association, Kerry man Peter Kennelly. There is a preview of this year's Kingdom County Fair and coping with ongoing difficult conditions on the weekly farm advice slot.

Agritime - April 26th, 2018

Agritime - April 26th, 2018

Aisling O'Brien speaks to Dave Barry of Goldcrop about planning for future extreme fodder events, she hears about this weekend's Kingdom Agri Trade Show in Killarney, IFA increase their campaign in relation to vulture funds and the possible sale of farmland, prices from marts and factories and weekly farm advice with Teagasc.

Agritime - April 19th, 2018

Agritime - April 19th, 2018

Aisling O'Brien discusses a proposal that would see all farmers retire officially at 65. She also hears about an idea to give farmers payments for not farming some of their land. The NCT for the majority of tractors is off the table but is it forever? Tomas Burke discusses the opening of China to Irish beef and the ongoing fodder crisis features in the weekly farm advice slot

Agritime - April 12th, 2018

Agritime - April 12th, 2018

Aisling O'Brien meets a Gneeveguilla farmer to discuss the ongoing fodder issue and more, there's also expert tips ahead of the upcoming cattle breeding season and also on improving milk quality and soil fertility. There's prices from marts and factories

Agritime - April 5th, 2018

Agritime - April 5th, 2018

Aisling O'Brien discusses the ongoing fodder crisis in Kerry and beyond. She also has prices from marts and factories.

Agrtime - March 29th 2018

Agrtime - March 29th 2018

Aisling O'Brien hears about boosts for both Farm Assist payments and the Rural Social Scheme (RSS). She checks in with Kerry Social Farming Project and brings you prices from marts and factories with Tomas Burke. There's also a focus on preparing cattle for the upcoming breeding season and she hears from a writer in search of interesting farm trees.

Agritime - March 22nd, 2018

Agritime - March 22nd, 2018

Aisling O'Brien speaks to well-known agricultural consultant Mike Brady from the Brady Group in Cork about Brexit, the future for dairy and sucklers and how farming is percieved. Aisling also meets a farmer who has written a book about the highs and lows of the calving and lambing seasons. Tomas Burke is back with prices from marts and factories and juggling tricky grazing conditions is among the topics on the weekly farm advice slot.

Agritime - March 15th, 2018

Agritime - March 15th, 2018

Aisling O'Brien brings you expert tips on the Grass 10 Spring Grazing farm walk on the lands of Edward O'Sullivan in Ballyhar. She also visits IT Tralee where she hears about a new piece of technology donated to the Agricultural Engineering Department.

Agritime - March 8th, 2018

Agritime - March 8th, 2018

Aisling O'Brien brings you expert tips on nutrition for cows pre and post calving, she meets a farmer from the southern hemisphere with 1,800 dairy cows. There's also agricultural land prices in Kerry, a group of Castleisland students hoping to win five Angus cattle and weekly farm advice focuses on partnerships and more.

Agritime - March 1st, 2018

Agritime - March 1st, 2018

Aisling O'Brien has expert tips on coping with the cold snap on your farm, she meets a Nuffield scholar from Kerry aiming to make agriculture an attractive career to the next generation and prices from marts and factories.

Agritime - February 22nd, 2018

Agritime - February 22nd, 2018

Aisling O'Brien discusses the 1.9 million euro IFA settlement, MEP Sean Kelly on the future for pesticides, she catches up with Teagasc tillage expert Ciaran Collins and prices from marts and factories. There is also a €100 voucher to be won for Paddy O’Keeffe’s Gattabawn, Gneevguilla which is holding an open day

Agritime - 15th Feb, 2018

Agritime - 15th Feb, 2018

Agritime - 15th Feb, 2018 On this week’s, Agritime Aisling O'Brien learnt about the super-ranger badger, she discussed how recent controversy has impacted on the forestry sector, difficulties facing Kerry farmers trying to spread slurry and tips on mastitis control in the weekly farm advice slot.

Agritime - February 08th, 2018

Agritime - February 08th, 2018

Agritime - February 08th, 2018

Agritime – February 01st, 2018

Agritime – February 01st, 2018

This week on Agritime, Aisling O'Brien spoke to, Dairymaster takes inspiration from Star Trek in launching a €2million research project to boldy go where no-one has gone before in farming. Inland Fisheries Ireland has a timely reminder about slurry spreading and prices from marts and factories with Tomas Burke. She also hears about an energy drink for freshly-calved cows. And, in our weekly farm advice slot, Teagasc Kerry with calving tips to help keep farmers and calves happy.

Agritime - January 25th, 2018

Agritime - January 25th, 2018

Agritime - January 25th, 2018

Agritime - January 18th, 2018

Agritime - January 18th, 2018

Aisling O'Brien reports from a meeting held earlier today in Caherciveen focused on an outbreak of TB. She speaks to farmers affected, Kerry IFA Chair Pat O'Driscoll, councillors and more

Agritime - January 11th, 2018

Agritime - January 11th, 2018

Kenmare man Flor McCarthy joins us live in studio to discuss his new appointment as Chair of the IFA Hill Committee Chair. Also we meet students from Gaelcolaiste Ciarrai in Tralee who are competing at the BT Young Scientist Exhibition with a project focused on antibiotic resistence. We preview next week's Spring farm machinery show in Millstreet. Kevin Kinsella, IFA Livestock Director, will be chatting about prices and potential fodder issues in Kerry and more in our farm advice slot.

Agritime - January 4th, 2018

Agritime - January 4th, 2018

Aisling O'Brien is joined by new ICMSA President Pat McCormack, IFA Livestock Officer Tomas Burke will be looking back at price trends for beef and sheep over the past year and looking ahead to what 2018 may have in store. An event aimed at reinvigorating an area of south Kerry will be among the items on our weekly farm advice slot with Teagasc. And as it is a new year and there is talk of resolutions we will be discussing farm safety and being more positive.

Agritime - Best of 2017

Agritime - Best of 2017

Agritime - Best of 2017

Agritime - December 21st, 2017

Agritime - December 21st, 2017

Agritime - December 21st, 2017

Agritime - December 14th, 2017

Agritime - December 14th, 2017

Aisling O'Brien meets award-winning cheese makers who are Ireland's only buffalo farmers, new slurry regulations from January 1st, testing silage quality, invalidity pensions, prices from marts and factories and reducing antibiotic use in cattle.

Agriview - December 7th, 2017

Agriview - December 7th, 2017

Aisling O'Brien discusses predictions for farmers' incomes in 2018, prices from marts and factories with Tomas Burke, a Kerry tractor will be getting a new lease of life in Uganda, details about a soil fertility event and all about keeping your horses and ponies in good condition during the winter months.

Agritime - November 30th, 2017

Agritime - November 30th, 2017

Agritime - November 30th, 2017

Agritime - November 23rd, 2017

Agritime - November 23rd, 2017

Aisling O'Brien speaks with outgoing ICMSA president John Comer about his tenure and dairy predictions. She also discusses the devastation caused by fatal farm accidents. Kevin Kinsella, IFA Livestock Director, has prices from marts and factories and the weekly farm advice slot is all focused on GLAS

Agritime - November 16th, 2017

Agritime - November 16th, 2017

New dental and optical benefits for farmers, innovation from New Zealand, advice on assessing silage stocks and would you consider getting hitched at the mart?!

Agritime - November 9th, 2017

Agritime - November 9th, 2017

We’ll be hearing from the Future of Agriculture in Kerry event, which took place in Tralee on Tuesday night. We’ll have ploughing results from Ballyheigue; news about the ICMSA’s upcoming AGM in Kerry; innovation at Dairymaster; the IFA’s Tomás Burke will have marts and factories’ prices, and advice on tillage farming from Ciarán College of Teagasc.

Agritime - November 2nd, 2017

Agritime - November 2nd, 2017

Farmers urged to submit nutrient and commonage management plans in order to get GLAS payments; the Future of Farming in Kerry event; the Kilflynn woman heading up the new agri-business network Ceres. We’ll have ploughing results from Ardfert; information on the hazardous waste collection in Listowel; the IFA’s Kevin Kinsella will have marts and factories’ prices, and advice from Dennis Brassil of Teagasc, Tralee

Agritime - October 26th, 2017

Agritime - October 26th, 2017

Agritime - October 26th, 2017

Agritime - October 19th, 2017

Agritime - October 19th, 2017

Agritime - October 19th, 2017

Agritime - October 12th, 2017

Agritime - October 12th, 2017

The budget and what it means to you; we’ll hear from Agriculture Minister Michael Creed and Ken Hayes of Kenneth Hayes & Co agricultural and taxation consultants, Tralee. Plus Mercosur, the slurry spreading deadline, marts and factories’ prices with the IFA’s Tomás Burke, and more.

Agritime - October 5th, 2017

Agritime - October 5th, 2017

Aisling O'Brien travels to Gneeveguilla to the lands of Diarmuid Cremin for the Teagasc Kerry Agribusiness farm walk. Among the topics up for discussion: closing up for the winter, labour savings tips for spring, soil fertility, good farm infrastructure, body condition scoring your cattle and should you consider a fixed price milk contract.

Agritime - September 28th, 2017

Agritime - September 28th, 2017

Aisling O'Brien discusses the future for suckler farmers, the homecoming for two new All-Ireland Ploughing Champions, prices from marts and factories and the stresses facing farmers is among the topics on the weekly farm advice slot with Teagasc.

Agritime - September 21st, 2017

Agritime - September 21st, 2017

Aisling O'Brien brings you the action from the National Ploughing Championships. Among her guests are IFA President Joe Healy, President of the ICMSA John Comer, News Editor with the Irish Farmers Journal Patrick Donohoe, All-Ireland winning ploughman Colm Dineen and multi-award winning inventor Jack Nagle. Tomas Burke will have prices and an All-Ireland post mortem and keeping heifers in good condition is among the topics on the weekly farm advice slot

Agritime - September 14th, 2017

Agritime - September 14th, 2017

Aisling O'Brien discusses illegal wildfires, pesticides detected in water in North Kerry, a pair of Tralee farmers talk about their award-winning milk and she meets this year's Kerry ploughing team

Agritime - September 7th, 2017

Agritime - September 7th, 2017

Agritime - September 7th, 2017

Agritime - August 31st, 2017

Agritime - August 31st, 2017

Agritime - August 31st, 2017

Agritime - August 21st, 2017

Agritime - August 21st, 2017

Agritime - August 21st, 2017

Agritime - August 24th, 2017

Agritime - August 24th, 2017

Aisling O'Brien discusses what you need to know if you are thinking of taking on extra labour on your farm and she also discusses Saturday's replay along with prices from marts and factories with IFA Livestock Officer and Mayo man Tomas Burke. Getting to grips with your GLAS plan is among the weekly farm advice topics. Aisling also meets some Rose of Tralee escorts who share their thoughts on farming. There's also a competition and live racing updates from Killarney.

Agritime - August 17th, 2017

Agritime - August 17th, 2017

Aisling O'Brien brings you action from the RDS Dublin Horse Show, including speaking to some Kerry competitors. Tralee based vet Brian Quilter discusses the future for large animal practices in the county. Tomas Burke speaks about prices from marts and factories and looks ahead to this weekend's big match. Planning for Autumn grazing is among the topics in our weekly farm advice slot.

Agritime - August 10th, 2017

Agritime - August 10th, 2017

On Agritime this week, Aisling O'Brien discusses a poor uptake in logbooks to help reclaim stolen property, she visits Kilgarvan show, Tomas Burke is back after his break with prices from marts and factories and the head of Health and Safety with Teagasc is her guest on the weekly farm advice slot

Agritime - August 3rd, 2017

Agritime - August 3rd, 2017

Agritime - August 3rd, 2017

Agritime - July 27th, 2017

Agritime - July 27th, 2017

Aisling O'Brien discusses the controversial levy on new agricultural buildings introduced by Kerry County Council this week. She also visits Top of Coom for the annual sheep shearing event, which saw huge crowds gather for the tough competition. IFA Director of Livestock Kevin Kinsella will look at cattle and sheep prices over the past week and Farm Safety Week features on the weekly farm advice slot with Teagasc

Agritime - July 20th, 2017

Agritime - July 20th, 2017

How about snails for dinner? This week on Agritime Aisling O'Brien visits Kerry's first snail farm (Kerry Escargot) as they prepare for their first harvest. She also discusses how seaweed could help cut the bovine carbon footprint. Tomas Burke takes a look at cattle and sheep prices and compact calving is among the topics on our weekly farm advice slot...

Agritime - July 13th, 2017

Agritime - July 13th, 2017

Aisling O'Brien travels to Beaufort where she meets those involved in the Kerry Social Farming project. Also Tomas Burke is back to look at what has been happening in marts and factories over the past week and a preview of the West Kerry Agricultural Show which takes place this Sunday

Agritime - July 6th, 2017

Agritime - July 6th, 2017

Aisling O'Brien was among the 15,000 farmers at the Teagasc Moorepark Open Day all focused on the future of the dairy industry. Among the topics up for discussion are the future of the industry, making dairy farming an attractive career, increasing grass production, the merits of crossbred cows on farm and she also hears from a Cork GAA legend on Kerry's chances to bring Sam home this year

Agritime - June 29th, 2017

Agritime - June 29th, 2017

On this weeks Agritime, Aisling O'Brien hears about the new milk app from Kerry, tips for top quality silage and the changing options for fertilisers and more with speakers at the recent Farm Info Zone event in Listowel, Tomas Burke with prices from marts and factories and tackling the smell of slurry is among the topics on our weekly farm advice slot

Agritime - June 22nd, 2017

Agritime - June 22nd, 2017

On Agritime this week, Aisling O'Brien brings you you expert grass management tips and more from the recent farm walk on the lands of Boolteens sheep farmer Pat Foley, she also hears about further pressure on beef and sheep prices at marts and factories and a selecting replacement heifers is among the topics on our weekly farm advice slot.

Agritime - June 15th, 2017

Agritime - June 15th, 2017

Agritime - June 15th, 2017

Agritime - June 8th, 2017

Agritime - June 8th, 2017

On this week's Agritime, Aisling O'Brien discusses a proposal to limit CAP payments to €60,000, she also meets a Kerry horse and his proud owner who will compete at this year's RDS Dublin Horse Show, there will also be prices from marts and factories and spraying, cattle minerals and more are covered in the weekly farm advice slot.

Agritime - June 1st, 2017

Agritime - June 1st, 2017

Aisling O'Brien will be hearing the results of a major study on the health of farmers in Kerry, the search for the best dairy cow in the county is launched, prices from marts and factories and coping with surplus grass on farm.

Agritime - May 25th, 2017

Agritime - May 25th, 2017

Agritime with Aisling O'Brien

Agritime - May 18th, 2017

Agritime - May 18th, 2017

On this weeks Agritime, Aisling O'Brien speaks to the experts across a range of areas who attended the recent Browns Castleisland Open Day, Tomas Burke with prices from marts and factories and our weekly farm advice slot features silage, cattle breeding and more.

Agritime - May 11th, 2017

Agritime - May 11th, 2017

Agritime - May 11th, 2017

Agritime - May 4th, 2017

Agritime - May 4th, 2017

On this week's Agritime Aisling speaks to Kerry Group CEO Stan McCarthy at the company's AGM, the role of the farm accountant, silage and cattle breeding in our farm advice slot and the second part of our preview of this year's Kingdom County Fair.

Agritime - April 27th, 2017

Agritime - April 27th, 2017

Aisling discusses the future for ANC payments, Tomas Burke with prices from marts and factories, a look back at the health and safety event at Kenmare Mart and it's that time of year again when Kingdom County Fair takes place.

Agritime - April 20th, 2017

Agritime - April 20th, 2017

Aisling catches up with James Healy new Macra na Feirme President on accessing land, Brexit and CAP negotiations. MEP Liadh Ni Riada on the Department's decision to move all BPS and scheme applications online, Tomas Burke on prices and more and Teagasc tells us how the good weather has brought out a sheep worm two weeks early in our weekly farm advice slot.

Agritime - April 13th, 2017

Agritime - April 13th, 2017

On this weeks Agritime, Aisling O'Brien speaks to former Agriculture Minister Ivan Yates on the future of farming in the era of Brexit, she also discusses a review of the Nitrates Action Programme, Tomas Burke of the IFA on prices from marts and factories and grazing plans and tips ahead of the cattle breeding season are among the topics covered in the weekly farm advice slot.

Agritime - April 6th, 2017

Agritime - April 6th, 2017

Aisling visits the farm of Paidi O'Brien in Firies for a farm walk discussing grazing, cow and soil fertility, EBI changes and more. The children of O'Brennan National School took over Gortalea Mart for a fundraiser with a difference and Tomas Burke will talk about prices in factories and marts and the retirement of a footballing great

Agritime - March 30th, 2017

Agritime - March 30th, 2017

Aisling O'Brien speaks to Kerry IFA Chair Pat O'Driscoll on the recent spate of illegal fires, the official opening of the Kerry Food Hub in Firies, the My Grass roadshow hits Kerry, Tomas Burke with prices from marts and factories and in our farm advice slot a look ahead to the first cut of silage

Agritime - March 23rd, 2017

Agritime - March 23rd, 2017

On this weeks Agritime, Aisling discusses the Fair Deal Nursing Home Scheme and how it works when it comes to farmers, she also hears about a brand new course being launched at IT Tralee, Tomas Burke of the IFA discusses developments with Brazilian beef and prices here at home, and health and safety is among the topics on the farm advice slot with Teagasc

Agritime - March 16th, 2017

Agritime - March 16th, 2017

Aisling O'Brien brings you the action from the farm walk on the lands of Mike Dillane in Lixnaw. Mike is a suckler/finisher who is coming to the end of his time on the Teagasc Better Farm Programme. Also this evening from 7pm, Tomas Burke takes a look at marts and factories, the Pallaskenry Agricultural College Open Day and the My Grass roadshow is rolling into Kerry

Agritime - March 9th, 2017

Agritime - March 9th, 2017

On Agritime this evening with Mary Mullins in for Aisling O'Brien, we heard an update on the CBS the Green Tralee students' Angus project; the Irish Farmers' Journal land price report; the soil improvement scheme; marts and factory prices, and weekly advice from Teagasc.

Agritime - March 2nd, 2017

Agritime - March 2nd, 2017

Top tips from the experts at the National Hill Sheep Conference held in Killarney recently, marts and factories with Tomas Burke and coping with the weather on farm.

Agritime - February 23rd, 2017

Agritime - February 23rd, 2017

On this weeks Agritime, Aisling explores how minerals impact on cattle - why are they so important and how do they work to improve the finished product, & also hears about dog breeding establishments and a public consultation ahead of new guidelines

Agritime - February 16th, 2017

Agritime - February 16th, 2017

Agritime with Aisling O'Brien

Agritime - February 16th, 2017

Agritime - February 16th, 2017

Agritime with Aisling O'Brien

Agritime - February 9th, 2017

Agritime - February 9th, 2017

Aisling O'Brien brings you all of the action from the Kerry IFA AGM including the election of a new Chair and Vice Chair. Also Tomas Burke discusses another tough week for sheep farmers in our weekly check on factories and marts and interested in the Agri Loan Scheme? We will tell you everything you should know before signing on the dotted line

Agritime - February 2nd, 2017

Agritime - February 2nd, 2017

Aisling O'Brien brings you tips on calf rearing from experts including vet and Kerry native Tommy Heffernan, the ploughing season is getting back up and running in Kerry. Tomas Burke of the IFA with prices from marts and factories and our farm advice slot has a focus on tillage.

Agritime - January 26th, 2017

Agritime - January 26th, 2017

Aisling O'Brien hosts a debate between Kenny Jones, Michael Kirby and Pat O Driscoll; the three men all hoping to be the next Chair of the Kerry branch of IFA. Also tonight Teagasc's top tips for the calving season and prices from factories and marts with Tomas Burke.

Agritime - January 19th, 2017

Agritime - January 19th, 2017

Aisling O'Brien hears how rural isolation can affect young people, delays in GLAS payments, prices from marts and factories

Agritime - January 12th, 2017

Agritime - January 12th, 2017

Aisling O'Brien hears from Kerry students with agricultural themed projects at the BT Young Scientist Competition including a safety lock for tractors. She also discusses the sustainability of farming into the future and the biggest machinery show in Munster. Tomas Burke of the IFA is back from the Christmas break and forecasts markets for the year ahead. Kevin Stagg of Teagasc will be focusing on replacement and in-calf heifer health in the weekly farm advice slot.

Agritime - January 5th, 2017

Agritime - January 5th, 2017

Aisling O'Brien has an indepth discussion with the new manager of Teagasc in Kerry and Limerick, John Horgan. Aisling brings you cutting edge technology in the horse world following her trip to The London International Horse Show at Olympia. And the ancient art of bee keeping and honey production - you may be surprised by where produces some of the best honey!

Agritime - December 22nd, 2016

Agritime - December 22nd, 2016

Aisling O'Brien brings you another weekly programme of the award winning Agritime

Agritime - December 15th, 2016

Agritime - December 15th, 2016

Dr Morgan Sheehy of Devenish Nutrition talks about body condition scoring and more at a Tralee farm walk, we also hear from the host farmer Leo O'Connor and Chair of the Kerry Holstein Friesian Association John Walsh. Tomas Burke of the IFA discusses changes to the BVD scheme and prices in factories and farm safety, farmer health and soil testing feature in our Teagasc farm advice slot

Agritime - December 8th, 2016

Agritime - December 8th, 2016

Aisling visits a vegetable grower outside Tralee to discuss a divisive part of the Christmas table. As the cattle kill climbs we look at the impact on prices, the NCT for sprayers is the focus of our farm advice slot and a man in Ballymac is bringing nostalgia back with bottled milk

Agritime - December 1st, 2016

Agritime - December 1st, 2016

The cattle tagging sector is open to competition but how will this impact on confidence in food traceability. We bring you prices from marts and factories, the importance of minerals in the dry cow diet and we bring you the Agritime Toy Show for the little farmer or farmette in your life!

Agritime - November 24th, 2016

Agritime - November 24th, 2016

On this weeks show Aisling O'Brien discusses the latest on the tax bills sent to Kerry suppliers with agri-tax expert Ken Hayes and Chair of Kerry IFA Sean Brosnan, also tips on winter feeding, prices from marts and factories and what you need to know about Glas 3

Listowel Food Fair – farmers’ seminar

Listowel Food Fair – farmers’ seminar

Brian Garry, Nutritionist with Teagasc on winter feeding tips

Agritime - November 17th, 2016

Agritime - November 17th, 2016

This week on Agritime with Aisling O'Brien; Joe Burke from Bord Bia speaks to beef farmers at Listowel Food Fair farmers' conference. Kevin Kinsella of IFA on the new appointment in HQ and how beef and sheep markets are faring ahead of Christmas. And Nora O'Donovan of Teagasc will be discussing the impact of silage quality on housed stock this winter.

Agritime - November 10th, 2016

Agritime - November 10th, 2016

On this weeks Agritime, Aisling hears about the Rural Social Scheme, which is looking for new participants. She speaks to a man who is retiring from Teagasc after 36 years of service. There's also prices from marts and factories and some tips on how to be the ideal farm husband!

Agritime - November 3rd, 2016

Agritime - November 3rd, 2016

MEP Mairead McGuinness discusses the EU attempt to tackle the food supply chain, a new app offering a personalised weather forecast for your farm, prices from marts and factories and tips on body condition scoring in our weekly advice slot.

Agritime - October 27th, 2016

Agritime - October 27th, 2016

Aisling O'Brien brings a flavour of the action at the Abbeydorney Ploughing Match, discuss the Connemara Pony, new suppliers of livestock tags, prices from marts and factories and getting your yard winter ready is the focus of the weekly farm advice slot.

Agritime - October 20th, 2016

Agritime - October 20th, 2016

Aisling O'Brien speaks to a Milltown farmer about his grazing plan and closing up paddocks in the face of adverse weather, tips from experts on drying off cattle, demand for Irish cattle continues from Turkey, prices from marts and factories and assessing your silage stocks for the coming winter.

Agritime - October 13th, 2016

Agritime - October 13th, 2016

Aisling O'Brien is joined in studio by agri tax expert Ken Hayes to answer your questions following Budget 2017, we also hear about farming in the North following the Brexit vote, prices from marts and factories and body condition scores will be among the topics on weekly farm advice.

Agritime - October 6th, 2016

Agritime - October 6th, 2016

The raft of laws that farmers need to be aware of nowadays, the myths and realities of the Irish Country Women's Association, prices from marts and factories and how to cope with the deludge of rain that fell in Kerry farms

Agritime - September 29th, 2016

Agritime - September 29th, 2016

Coming up on Agritime this evening from 7 with Aisling O'Brien - Dr Edmond Harty of Dairymaster on the dairy sector, Ring of Kerry Quality Lamb gets international TV exposure, the importance of Blennerville Windmill in the agricultural history of the county, prices from marts and factories with IFA's Tomas Burke and weekly farm advice focuses on GLAS.

Agritime - September 22nd, 2016

Agritime - September 22nd, 2016

On this week's agritime, Aisling O'Brien brings you a flavour of the action at the National Ploughing Championships including a group of Tralee students who are embarking on a big adventure with five Angus calves, Tomas Burke of the IFA will take a look at prices over the past week and weekly farm advice with David Trant of Teagasc Listowel

Agritime - September 15th, 2016

Agritime - September 15th, 2016

The IFA has waged war on retailers and processers in the face of pressure on beef prices, how to keep grass in your dairy fed cows diet as long as possible, and we also hear from an event in Tralee about farm finances, budgeting and cash flow.

Agritime - September 8th, 2016

Agritime - September 8th, 2016

On tis week's Agrtime with Aisling O Brien. Discussion's on the pros and cons of the milk reduction scheme, the new yeo payment, land drainage and maximising the price you get for your forestry. Plus prices from marts and factories, with the IFA's Tomás Burke.

Agritime - September 1st, 2016

Agritime - September 1st, 2016

On Agritime this evening, we heard from the Agriculture Minister Michael Creed and Brian Kavanagh from Horse Racing Ireland who were on a recent visit to Listowel, the milk reduction scheme, how to get more young farmers into the sheep sector and prices from marts and factories.

Agritime - August 25th, 2016

Agritime - August 25th, 2016

Getting the most for your weanlings, preparing your sheep for the breeding season, prices from marts and factories and weekly farm advice from Teagasc

Agritime - August 18th, 2016

Agritime - August 18th, 2016

On This Weeks Agritime - IFA hit out at Kerry decision not to increase milk price, the popularity of limousin cattle across all sectors, autumn grazing and prices from marts and factories. Plus : Two live races from Killarney.

Agritime - August 11th, 2016

Agritime - August 11th, 2016

On this weeks Agritime - Growing hemp as a cash crop in North Kerry, a Barrow man who has been dairy farming in New Zealand for 40 years, a special weanling evening in Gortalea mart, the savage sheep kill in west Kerry and a special focus on health and safety on the weekly farm advice slot.

Agrtime - August 4th, 2016

Agrtime - August 4th, 2016

On this week's Agritime - The pros and cons of developing a solar farm on your land, Kevin Kinsella from the IFA will discuss cattle and sheep prices along with the Foynes grain protest and in our weekly farm advice slot how to avoid delays in your TAMS payment

Agritime - July 28th, 2016

Agritime - July 28th, 2016

On this week's Agritime - The EU milk price reduction scheme, a vet who is from Kerry wants to disrupt the food chain with a new website, the Beef forum, prices from marts and factories and managing heifers will be among the topics on the weekly farm advice slot.

Agritime - July 21st, 2016

Agritime - July 21st, 2016

Aisling O'Brien reports from the open evening on the sheep farm of Diarmuid Keane in West Limerick, Tomas Burke of the IFA discusses changes to cattle tags and prices in marts and factories and educational opportunities will be examined on the weekly farm advice slot.

Agritime - July 14th, 2016

Agritime - July 14th, 2016

Aisling O’Brien brings you a look at the quality of milk supplies in the county over the first half of the year, prices in factories, a preview of the Texel Sheep Society field evening and a catch up with members of Macra in Kerry.