Farmer Focus: Ballyboley Dexters

The Alexander family, Co. Down produce and sell premium grass-fed Dexter beef directly to customers. They have claimed their fair share of accolades on the show circuit.

Women in Ag: Danielle Stewart

Catherina meets Danielle Stewart, who holds a Professional Diploma in Dairy Farm Management. The Donegal native is currently involved in the operation of a mixed enterprise.

Student Focus: Aoife Bergin

The Certified Irish Angus Schools competition inspired 20-year-old Aoife Bergin to study Animal and Crop Production Science at UCD. The Tipperary native is also a former camogie player.

Farmer Focus: Trillick Herefords

Renowned Hereford breeders, JJ Farrell and family, Co. Longford have sourced high-quality bulls from several countries including the U.K and Australia.

Student Focus: John Dullea

John Dullea’s beef farming roots sparked an interest in animal genetics. He completed work placement with the ICBF and has just finished a degree in Ag. Science at WIT.

Women in Ag: Shelby Zmurchyk

Shelby Zmurchyk once considered a career in the medical field, but she was drawn back to her farming roots. The Canadian native is currently working on the farm of Peter and Paula Hynes, Co. Cork.