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Welcome to the Whites Agri News and Advice Blog

At White’s Agri, we’re more than just a supplier of top-quality agricultural supplies and equipment – we’re passionate about supporting you every step of the way. At Whites When & Why you will find our blog, your go-to resource for staying informed and inspired in the world of agriculture. Our diverse range of news and information has something for everyone. Whether you’re seeking practical advice, inspiration, or simply a deeper understanding of the agricultural world, you’ll find it all here on White’s When & Why. Enjoy!

Top Equestrian Trails in Ireland: A Guide for Riders

July 3rd, 2024|Categories: Equestrian, General|Tags: , , |

Ireland is renowned for its stunning landscapes and rich equestrian heritage. For horse enthusiasts, exploring the country's trails is a delightful experience that combines adventure and tranquility. This guide highlights some of the top equestrian trails across Ireland, offering tips and insights to help you make the most of your ride.

Effective Fly Control for Horses in Ireland

May 24th, 2024|Categories: Equestrian, General|Tags: , , |

Summer in Ireland brings lush green pastures and long sunny days, but along with it comes the inevitable nuisance of flies. As horse owners, ensuring our equine companions are comfortable and free from the relentless buzzing of flies is a top priority. In our latest blog post, we delve into effective fly control strategies tailored specifically for the Irish climate. From natural remedies to innovative products, we explore when and why each method is best implemented. Whether you're battling flies in the serene countryside or bustling yards, our comprehensive guide equips you with the knowledge to keep your horses happy and fly-free all season long. Join us as we uncover the secrets to effective fly control for horses in Ireland, ensuring your equine friends can graze in peace and comfort amidst the beauty of the Emerald Isle

Sprucing Up Your Garden for Summer 2024

May 20th, 2024|Categories: Garden Materials, General|Tags: , , |

As the days grow longer and the temperatures rise, it's time to turn your attention to sprucing up your garden for summer 2024. Whether you're a seasoned gardener or a novice, preparing your garden for the upcoming season involves a combination of planning, planting, and maintaining. This guide will explore various aspects of gardening, including topsoil, compost, mulch, timber gates, and timber fences, to help you create a vibrant and welcoming outdoor space.

A Guide to Choosing Animal Feed

April 26th, 2024|Categories: Equestrian, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Picking the right animal feed is crucial for your animals’ health and productivity. If you’re on the hunt for top-notch feed, look no further than Ireland’s offerings, renowned for their high quality and nutritional value.

Seasonal Care for Horses in Ireland

April 18th, 2024|Categories: Equestrian, General|Tags: , , |

Caring for horses involves a year-round commitment to their health and well-being, but the changing seasons bring with them specific needs and challenges. In Ireland, where the weather can be quite unpredictable, it’s crucial for horse owners to adapt their care strategies accordingly. Whether it’s the chilly winds of winter or the unpredictable showers of spring, each season requires a tailored approach to ensure your horses stay happy and healthy.

Moss Control in Lawns: Understanding Moss and Lawn Health

March 5th, 2024|Categories: Garden Materials, General|Tags: , , |

Moss, like most lawn weeds, primarily take advantage of bare areas in turf but do not kill out existing grass as some people believe. Bare areas in a lawn can be a result from several causes. Unsuitable grass varieties, poor drainage, drought, soil compaction, excessive shade, thatch accumulation, poor fertility, diseases, improper mowing, and other cultural practices are the most common reasons for turf/grass failure and leading to moss or other weed problems creeping in.

Equestrian Gear Guide for Beginners:

March 5th, 2024|Categories: Equestrian, General|Tags: , , |

Entering the world of equestrianism is an exciting journey, but it can also be daunting for beginners trying to navigate the essentials of equestrian gear. The right equipment ensures not only comfort but also safety for both the rider and the horse. Here's a comprehensive guide to help you make informed choices.

Electric Fencing for Seasonal Needs: Practical Solutions for Irish Landowners

March 5th, 2024|Categories: Garden Materials, General|Tags: , , , , |

Ireland's diverse landscape and agricultural heritage make it a prime location for harnessing the benefits of electric fencing in various seasonal applications. From safeguarding livestock to protecting crops and gardens, electric fencing offers versatile solutions for Irish landowners & homeowners throughout the year. In this article, we'll explore the seasonal uses of electric fences in Ireland, along with practical tips and Irish examples to help landowners make the most of this technology.

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