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23 Jul 2015 13:00 • Brian Donaldson

Eimear bound for Paris

Clogher young handler and stockjudger, Eimear McGovern, together with a Scottish entrant, Abbie Anderson from Angus, were joint winners of the 19-23 year old senior section of the competition held at the Livestock Event in the NEC, Birmingham. Both girls have now won a prize to the Paris International Agricultural Show.
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23 Jul 2015 13:00 • Brian Donaldson

Farmers urged to enter meadow competition

The search has begun for Fermanagh’s most successful ‘Meadow Makers’ especially from landowners, smallholders and farmers, who have successfully juggled the challenges of running farm businesses, while conserving wildflower meadows and grasslands.
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23 Jul 2015 13:00 • Brian Donaldson

Over 100 people receive help from Rural Support

With farming incomes dropping and farmers struggling with cash flow, the Rural Support charity says it is there to give support. Rural Support is extending its ‘Tackling Rural Stress: Promoting Positive Mental Health’ project until March 2016.
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23 Jul 2015 13:00 • Brian Donaldson

Last call for Level II applications

Agriculture Minister Michelle O’Neill is encouraging members of the farming community to sign up for CAFRE’s 2015/16 Level II Agricultural Business Operations Courses before enrolment closes tomorrow(Friday), July 24 2015.
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23 Jul 2015 13:00 • Brian Donaldson

Simmental champion at Castlewellan

Robert Forde, Tempo, exhibited the female and supreme overall Simmental Champion Mullyknock Forget-Me-Not. Included is judge Stewart Wilson, Maghera.
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23 Jul 2015 13:00 • Brian Donaldson

UFU adviser cycles from Mizen to Malin

Leslie Craig, the local UFU Technical Adviser has cycled from Mizen to Malin Head for a number of charities including Cancer Research UK, Motor Neurone Disease Association and Cardiomyopathy Association.
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23 Jul 2015 13:00 • Brian Donaldson

14 major titles will be decided at Show

The Clogher Valley Show will host 14 major championships at next week’s event attracting exhibitors from all over Ireland. The Show is hosting the NISA / Bank of Ireland Pedigree Junior Bull Final, and the National Herford Cattle Championship.
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19 Jul 2015 16:45 • Brian Donaldson

Fermanagh Scouts ready to make trip to Japan for World Jamboree

A contingent of Scouts from Fermanagh will soon be jetting off to Japan for the 23rd World Scout Jamboree.
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