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Future Farming: Colorado farmers to trial hemp feed with livestock

Early in 2017 a bill was passed in Colorado, USA, which will now allow farmers to trial hemp feed on livestock.

Contractor of the Week: Joe Kelly is 20 years of age and helps run Kelly Agri Contractors on the Mayo/Roscommon border.

Kevin caught up with Connacht based contractor Joe Kelly this week, to discuss his path into the industry.

Stuart Says: Has there ever been so much pressure on farmers from campaign groups?

Stuart is back and this week he is discussing how research can strength our campaigning voices, with a particular focus on the response from the farming community on veganism.

Farm Hacks: The different bedding to use for your poultry.

This week the focus is on poultry and the alternative bedding one can house them with.

Body Condition And Nutrition; Final installment - Overall guide to body condition scoring.

On the final installment of this five-part series, David gives us a roundup of all the different scores in body condition.

Women in Ag: Meet Cheryl Hazenberg – A Canadian native now running a dairy farm in Co. Westmeath!

Catherina meets 2014 Nuffield Scholar, Cheryl Hazenberg who has over fifteen years’ experience in Agriculture.

Life in Livestock: Meet Cian Rigney – A 22-year-old livestock dealer supplying 2,000 calves around Ireland!

Catherina speaks to Cian Rigney, a young livestock dealer who is running a business with his father Paul which was established by his Grandfather over 60 years ago.