Women in Ag: Meet Bríd McClearn –A sheep farmer & PhD student making waves in Co. Galway

Catherina meets Bríd McClearn, who is completing a PhD in dairy production from grass-clover swards with Teagasc while running a sheep farm.

Roundup: The rest of the big stories from today

Another installment of our new roundup of the daily news, read all below.

Young Farmers: Meet Shane Maher, a man with no farm at home, now working with pigs every day!

On this week’s young series we spoke with Shane Maher, who is taking the agricultural science by the scruff of it’s neck.

Young Farmer: Meet Michael Carroll, a 36 year old former QS, now milking over 120 cows on 170 acres.

On this week’s Young series, we met with Michael Carroll, a former Quantity Surveyor and now dairy in Co. Limerick.