Student Focus: Rian Kennedy

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.

Student Focus: Peter Fagan

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.

Women in Ag: Elma Forde

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.

Farmer Focus: Matthew Kehoe

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.

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.

Women in Ag: Meet Jordan Molloy- Grazing Advisor with Lely

Catherina meets Jordan Molloy, Ireland's only full-time grazing advisor with Lely at present.

Women in Ag: Meet Agricultural Advisor Hannah McNelis

Catherina meets Hannah McNelis, a Donegal woman flying in the world of Agriculture.

Upcoming seminar to promote farmers health

Teagasc have announced it will hold a seminar promoting Farmers Health in conjunction with the Australian Centre for Farmer Health.

UCD Agricultural Science students raise €50,000 for Charity

UCD Agricultural Science Society have raised a record €50,000 for two chosen charities - Cystic Fibrosis Ireland and Embrace FARM.