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Beef Update: Tackling reoccurring ragwort infestations

Galway-based Wagyu farmer Joe Desmond discusses NUIG’s €1.4m sustainable pesticide research programme and a problem with ragwort forced him to conduct his own research.

Ireland's Vets: John Keogh

Veterinary surgeon, John Keogh, has been practicing in Dundrum, Co. Tipperary for 40 years this year. Speaking with That’s Farming, John tells us about his experience and how rural Ireland has changed since he first qualified.

Horse Breeder of the week: Osborne Farm

Over the past 24 years, Osborne Farm has grown from strength to strength, producing top-class performance horses. The Co. Carlow stud now provides clients with an artificial insemination service on site.

Sheep Guide - Sponging, Synchronization and borrowing rams

On this week's Sheep Guide, Matthew talks sponging, synchronization, borrowing rams and breeding in general.