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Clare man, Brian Hall, always harboured hopes of getting into agriculture and now is the farm manager of a dairy operation in the heart of Co. Clare. Read his story in full below!
This week, Kevin spoke with Cork-based dairy farmer, Aran Connell, who is in a farm partnership with his father in the challenging region that is Mizen Head. Upon his return home, he increased the herd size to 140-head from only 50 cattle. Read more
This week, Kevin spoke to sheep and Suckler farmer, James Kelly, from the hills of Donegal. Read his story in full below.
On this week’s Young Farmer series, Kevin spoke to Limerick native Aaron Ryan, who hails from a dairy beef background, but never planned on farming. It took a move to New Zealand for this to happen. Read his story in full below!
This week, Kevin spoke to John Calvey, An Achill Island native and upland sheep farmer.
Kevin caught up with young dairy farmer Donal O’Callaghan, who is 27-years young and milking a herd of over 200 cattle, in Watergrasshill, the rebel county, Cork.
This week, Kevin spoke to dairy AND sheep farmer, Joe Hughes, from near Carnew in Co. Wicklow. Joe not only milks cows on the daily, but also keeps sheep and is a long-standing Macra member.
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Young Farmer: Introducing Shane Corbally, an assistant farm manager from Co. Meath with over 360 cattle.
This week Kevin speaks to Shane Corbally, who is helping run a herd of over 360 cattle.
This week, Catherina meets Roscommon's Desmond Boyd, a young pedigree Charolais breeder with a bright future.
Young Farmers: Introducing David Finnerty, the GAA-mad young man farming in the beautiful lands surrounding the Shannon estuary.
This week, Kevin speaks to Limerick man David Finnerty, a GAA-mad suckler in the county.
Young Farmers: Meet Tom Tynan, the 26-year-old who runs a dairy and works as an AI technician at Dovea.
This week Kevin spoke to Tom Tynan, an AI technician and the man responsible for running the family farm.
On this week’s Young Farmer series, Kevin speaks to Christy McCarthy, who runs a winter milk herd in West Cork.
Young Farmer: Meet Christopher Tuffy - A 26-old-year milking 150 cows with a strong emphasis on genetics and grass!
Catherina speaks to Christopher Tuffy, a progressive dairy farmer that started milking 90 cows at 21 and has since expanded to 150 cows!
This week on Young farmer series Kevin Speaks to Olivia Walsh, a from near Portumna in Co. Galway.
Young Farmer: Meet Patrick Mc Carthy, the 34-year-old Ag graduate, now grass and Macra-mad and running a dairy farm on over 105 acres.
Cork native Patrick McCarthy has been running the family farm for over 13 years now, since taking the reigns from his father back in 2004.