Young Farmer - Orla Power

On this week’s young series, Kevin speaks to Tipperary native and dairy , Orla Power. Read her story below!

Farmer Focus: Barry O’ Sullivan

Catherina meets Barry O’ Sullivan who runs a dairy enterprise in partnership with his parents in Co. Meath. The Ballyhaise Ag. College graduate has travelled to Australia & Saudi Arabia.

Contractor of the week - Darren Gallagher

In his maiden year of business, this week’s featured contractor is Tyrone native and -mad, Darren Gallagher, of Richmond Contracts.

Young Farmer - Jamie Kealy

This week’s featured young farmer is married, father of two, Jamie Kealy, a dairy farmer from near Tullow in Co. Carlow.

Future Farming - Cockroach milk? Really?

With many consumers looking for alternative dairy alternatives, scientists reckon they have found the latest milk superfood and it is produced by cockroaches!

Dairy Update - Spraying, herd test prep and of course, Silage!

As you can imagine on this week’s Dairy update, the emphasis is firmly on silage. Read how this week went below!

Young Farmer Series - Willie Carroll

On this week’s young farmer series, Kevin speaks to South Tipperary man and dairy and beef farmer, Willie Carroll. Read his story below!

Weird Cow Breeds: Pinzgauer cattle

Originating in Salzburg in Austria, the Pinzgauer was only first listed as an official breed back in 1846. Read all about the history of the breed below!

Going for Goats - Nigerian Dwarf goat

This week on ‘Going for Goats’ we have yet another dwarf breed, this time hailing from Africa, it’s the Nigerian Dwarf goat. Picture - babygoatsandfriends.com.

Dairy Update - Silage prep is well underway!

Silage season prep, with rolling, fertilizer spreading, machinery maintenance and more!

Young Farmer - Darragh Callanan

This week, Kevin speaks to a second-generation dairy farmer, Darragh Callanan, farming near Ardrahan, Co. Galway. Read all about his journey into the industry below!

Weird Cow Breeds - The Fjäll

A traditional Swedish dairy breed, the Fjäll was almost driven into extinction in the 1970’s. Thankfully the dairy breed still thrives. Read all about them below!

Dairy Update - Copper deficiencies, Red water, Maize sowed and Silage Prep!

Preparing for silage, Red water, Meningitis, dividing herd by performance, sowing maize and GDT results. All on this week's Dairy update. Read it below!

Driving innovation on a Wexford Dairy Farm

Island Farm spanning numerous generations is one of the most efficient and progressive dairy enterprises in the country. The family recently installed a robotic milking system.