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Catherina meets 22-year-old Mayo native, Stephen Coen - a successful sheep and suckler farmer; student and GAA star who is no stranger to lifting prestigious trophies.
Dublin native Shona Maguire may not carry an ounce of farming blood but brings eight years’ experience to the Veterinary sector - she recently established her own bull & ram fertility testing business.
Catherina meets Longford’s Cormac O’Donnell, an Animal Science student at UCD. The 21-year-old's interest was sparked in the sector when he began farming with his uncle.
Catherina meets 19-year-old Cavan native, Sinéad Edwards, who juggles life as a suckler farmer with third-level studies at UCD.
Catherina meets 19-year-old Dáire Brady, a first-year Dairy Business student at UCD who is casting a strong eye on Agri-law; Auctioneering; or Agri-journalism.
Aibhlin Finn didn’t take the usual steps into Veterinary Medicine - she studied Animal Science at UCD & a Masters in Wildlife Conservation before she made the major jump.
Catherina speaks to Anne Kelleher, a Teagasc Walshfellow who has a keen interest in Parasitology. Anne is a fifth-generation dairy sheep farmer in the Rebel County.
Catherina meets Andy Corbett, a third-year UCD Vet Med student who runs an intensive beef farm with his father. The Corbetts finish 120 U and R grade Continental heifers under 30 months in Co. Westmeath.
Catherina meets UCD Agricultural Science student, Karol Devaney who relishes the idea of building businesses; shearing sheep and farming.
Catherina meets UCD Ag. Science student, Aoife Flannery. Aoife hails from a dairy, beef and cattle-dealing background.
Catherina meets Rian Kennedy a 20-year-old UCD student who is reaping the rewards of breeding Stabiliser cattle in Sligo and has plans to run a carbon neutral farm.
Catherina meets Peter Fagan, an ambitious second-year Vet Medicine student at UCD, who is also running an intensive dairy and beef operation in Westmeath.
Elma Forde may be just 21-years-old, but she is already running a farm with her two brothers and is in the final year of an Agricultural Science degree at UCD.
Matthew Kehoe is breeding Jacob sheep since he was 9-years-old and it all started with one very special purchase. He is also a full-time Agricultural Science student.
Ireland's Vets: Meet Justin Ward – A man that comes from a family of vets but dreamed of becoming a solicitor!
Justin wanted to be a solicitor but a spot of calf-rearing at the age of 16 changed his future.