articles about women-in-ag
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.
Thea Broderick once considered a career in Podiatry, but her strong farming roots sparked an interest in studying Agricultural Science at WIT.
“People have never doubted my abilities as a woman in Agriculture.” Catherina meets Marian Dalton, who started farming when she married a farmer over thirty-five years ago.
Catherina meets Jade Fielding, a 23-year-old student who took the scenic route when it came to pursuing a career in Agriculture. Jade is studying a Level-6 Cert in Dairy Herd Management.
On this week's Sunday Video feature, we went down to meet Kilkenny's Camogie All-Star, Edwina Keane.
Catherina meets Teresa Roche, who swapped life as a nurse to establish her own artisan cheese production business.
Catherina meets Emma Sherlock, a WIT Ag Science student & tillage and dairy farmer from the Rebel County.
21-year-old WIT student and dairy farmer Aisling Neville runs a 240-cow herd with her family. The Offaly native has also experienced immense success on the show circuit.
Catherina meets Caroline O’Keeffe, a 21-year Dairy Business student who has recently returned from milking 1,300 cows in New Zealand. She runs a herd of 100 dairy cows with her parents.
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.
Essex native Fiona-Jane Garrett made the jump into social farming a number of years ago and has since made her mark in the Digital Art & Photography circles.
Ireland's Vets: Dr Esther Skelly-Smith MRCVS – A farmer and equine referral vet making waves in Co. Down.
Catherina speaks to Dr Esther Skelly-Smith MRCVS, who operates Northern Ireland’s first equine integrated veterinary referral service. Esther is an author of published veterinary research and also runs a horse and sheep farm.
Our farmer Catherina has decided to dispel some of those myths!
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Catherina speaks to Orla O’Connor, one of four vets from Glenamaddy Veterinary Clinic.
Catherina meets Teresa Gibsey, a Mountbellew/G.M.I.T. graduate who has miles of mart experience and currently works at Headford Mart.
Catherina meets 2014 Nuffield Scholar, Cheryl Hazenberg who has over fifteen years’ experience in Agriculture.