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6 Dec
2018

EASYFIX JUPITER F WINS A SILVER LAMMA INNOVATION AWARD!

EASYFIX JUPITER F WINS SILVER IN THE LAMMA INNOVATION AWARDS 2019 The EASYFIX Jupiter F cow mattress has been awarded a silver livestock innovation award by LAMMA. With over 50…

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15 Oct
2018

Welsh Dairy Show

JOIN EASYFIX AT THE WELSH DAIRY SHOW 2018 The Welsh Dairy Show is taking place from 9am-5pm on the 30th of October at the United Counties Showground, Nantyci, Carmarthen SA336PT. We…

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6 Sep
2018

UK Dairy Day

Join us at UK Dairy Day  which is taking place on Wednesday 12th September from 8am to 5.30pm at The International Centre, Telford, Shropshire TF3 4JH. If you are actively involved…

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20 Dec
2017

Promoting Positive Welfare for Pigs

According to the RSPCA’s 2016 Welfare for Pigs Information Sheet, approximately half of the meat consumed globally is pork and in the UK about 10 million pigs are produced each…

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8 Dec
2017

Reducing Dairy Cow Lameness | Slat Rubber

Over the last number of years, we’ve noticed a significant increase in awareness around prevention of lameness in dairy cows. Lameness is one of the biggest production diseases impacting productivity…

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2 Dec
2017

Environmental Enrichment for Pigs

In their natural environment, pigs love to root and search for food using their snouts.  In modern pig production systems, pigs need to be provided with an environment where they…

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21 Nov
2017

Cow Comfort – Choosing the right cow mattress

Cow comfort is an important consideration for every dairy farmer. In this article we discuss the importance of optimal lying times for cows and how to select the right cow…

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14 Nov
2017

Cow Comfort – Flexible Cubicles versus Steel Cubicles

In recent years there has been greater awareness of cow comfort and how it can benefit a modern dairy farm. Poorly designed dairy housing units, can result in different types…

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7 Nov
2017

The Benefits of Slat Rubber Versus Housing on Concrete Slats

In beef production, animals are traditionally housed on bare concrete slats. However, in recent years there has been a move toward the introduction of slat rubber flooring and this is…

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16 Oct
2017

Beef Production – Big Opportunities in the UK Market

Finishing beef is a complex process and providing a safe and comfortable environment is a key priority for UK farmers. In fact, farmers right across the UK are investing in…

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13 Oct
2017

Tips to improve cow comfort and increase productivity

In our experience dairy farmers love their cows and take great care of them. We know that the happier their cows are, the more productive they are and the happier…

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7 Sep
2017

Join EASYFIX at UK Dairy Day

UK Dairy Day returns on Wednesday 13th September from 8.00am to 5.30pm and it’s definitely a date for your diary! UK Dairy Day is a key event for anyone involved…

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10 Aug
2017

POTSTOWN FARM HOSTS DAIRY OPEN DAY

Potstown Farm located in Middlebie, Lockerbie is hosting a dairy open day on Thursday 24th August, 2017 from 10.00am to 2.00pm. Potstown Farm is a modern dairy enterprise Potstown Farm…

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3 Aug
2017

AGRI EVENTS CALENDAR – EASYFIX UK

There are a host of agricultural events taking place across the UK in the coming weeks. The EASYFIX UK team will be attending the following agricultural shows with a range…

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26 Jul
2017

Flexible cubicles the preferred option on Ballymena dairy farm

Flexible cubicles are the best on farm investment for cow comfort Father and son team, Randal and Gareth Hayes were recently featured in popular publication Farming Life. They milk just…

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19 Jul
2017

Meet the Easyfix Team – Rhys McLoughlin, Agri Sales Consultant UK

Rhys McLoughlin grew up in a farming community in Wales and these days you’ll find him criss-crossing the country, meeting farmers, discussing animal welfare and giving great advice. He offers…

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4 Jul
2017

Royal Highland Show, Edinburgh 2017

Visit EASYFIX at the ROYAL HIGHLAND SHOW The Royal Highland Show takes place from 22nd – 25th June 2017 in the Royal Highland Centre in Edinburgh.This is a hugely important event in the…

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5 May
2017

PROGRESSIVE BEEF FINISHER IN ARMAGH CHOOSES EASYFIX SLAT RUBBER

Pat McParland is a progressive farmer who finishes beef on EASYFIX slat rubber Richard Halloran from Farming Life recently visited Pat McParland in Armagh There is growing awareness among beef…

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4 May
2017

Balmoral Show 2017

The Royal Ulster Agricultural Society (RUAS) will host the 149th Balmoral Show from the 10th - 13th May 2017. This year’s show will provide an exciting mix of farming excellence…

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24 Jan
2017

Observations on Farmer’s Journal article

Some observations on the article printed in the Irish Farmers Journals on the 7th January about the benefit of rubber slats to cattle by PJ Burke, Sales Director, EASYFIX. DEAR SIR:…

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24 Jan
2017

Farm Machinery Shows 2017

We'll be exhibiting across the country over the next three weeks at the Farm Machinery Shows. Millstreet - 18th & 19st January Fintona - 24th, 25th & 26th January Cavan…

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24 Jan
2017

Tier 1 offers before end of January

Tier 1 offers will be issued before end of January 2017. Successful applicants then have 28 days to sign and return offer forms if they want to proceed for funding for projects…

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7 Dec
2016

Demand in Northern Ireland continues to grow for EASYFIX

Richard Halloran from Farming Life visited Tom Sloane earlier this week.  EASYFIX has confirmed a growing demand for its slat rubber system across Northern Ireland. This innovative product provides greater…

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6 Dec
2016

Royal Ulster Winter Fair 2017

Heading to Balmoral this week for the Winter Fair? We've noticed a growing demand for our slat rubber system across Northern Ireland in recent weeks and expect interest at the…

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1 Dec
2016

EASYFIX sponsors €50,000 Handicap Chase at Fairyhouse

Easyfix is delighted to sponsor the €50,000 Handicap chase over 2 miles 1 furlong at Fairyhouse Racecourse on Saturday 3rd December. The race is the 3rd race on the card and…

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4 Nov
2016

Agricultural grant scheme will give £40million to thousands of farms across Northern Ireland

Minister for Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs Michelle McIlveen has officially launched the Farm Business Improvement Scheme - Capital. The £40million initiative will award grants of £2,000 and upwards to…

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3 Nov
2016

EuroTier 2016, Hanover, Germany.

Preparations are well underway for EuroTier 2016, the leading international event for animal production professionals. Once again, we will have a large range of innovative products on display, including EASYFIX…

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12 Sep
2016

2016 National Ploughing Championships

Preparations are well under way for the National Ploughing Championships taking place in Screggan, Tullamore, Co. Offaly from Tuesday 20th September to Thursday 22nd September 2016. Our stand is located…

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4 Jul
2016

EASYFIX sponsors the Galway Races 2016

The renowned seven days Summer Race meeting returns on July 25th 2016 , promising top horse-racing and an electric atmosphere. We have enjoyed a long association with the Galway Races…

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20 Apr
2016

Al Ain Farms, Dubai Chooses EASYFIX

We recently visited Al Ain Farms in Dubai where they are milking over 3,800 cows. They have installed EASYFIX MG Motion mats in the parlour area and are extremely happy…

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15 Mar
2016

Top Donegal Milk Producers Invest in Cow Comfort

The Harte’s milk 120 dairy cows producing high quality milk, with high solids and low SCC’s and TBC’s. They were recently awarded a top milk quality award from Animal Health…

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15 Feb
2016

Riverview Holsteins Invests in Cow Comfort

Meet Brendan Gildea of Riverview Holsteins, Dunmore, Co. Galway. Brendan is the third generation to farm on the 300 acre holding, which has been in the Gildea family for over…

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19 Jan
2016

EASYFIX at the Cutting Edge of Cow Comfort at UCD’s New 2.3 Facilities

EASYFIX has worked with UCD throughout the planning and installation of the new dairy housing unit at Lyons Estate. The opening at Lyons Estate in Straffan, Co Kildare, comes almost a…

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