When the financial institutions and the western economies were mired in a state of uncertainty and pessimism in 2008/09, Joseph Dunphy, a 48 year old married man with three children farming in Sligo had different ideas.
From 50 to 220 Dairy Cows Since 2008
Milking 50 cows in 2008 and finishing all bull calves to factory, he decided to go full-time into dairying and get …
by Michael Wheatley, FCCA CPA & Ciaran McCabe FCCA, Monaghan Branch Office
The lack of availability of land, other than on conacre, has stifled many dairy farm growth plans. Recent significant tax changes have made leasing land for 5 years and over more attractive for landowners. Knowledge of these changes may help you convince your neighbouring landowners of the attractiveness of leasing their land to …
2015 will be a challenging year for farming, with opportunity comes risk, a good plan for your farm finances helps reduce risk and maximise opportunity. Don’t miss your opportunity, to hear some of Ireland’s leading experts discuss the best ways to plan for 2015 and beyond. “Get Financially Fit 2015” is the only place you will find the information you need for the year ahead. …