The Forest Service have issued weather warnings about the potential for forest fires this week due to a period of high pressure weather leading to a higher risk potential for forest fires. Please see the dowload issued by the forest service about this.
Take particular notice of the avice about fires and farming.
Farming and Forestry go hand in hand. However, many peoples perception is that forestry is only destined for marginal or mountainous landwhich is not the whole truth.
In 1998, after 30 years of intensive dairy farming, John Kearney from Fermoy in Co.Cork, decided to downsize his farming practices.