Dairy Update - Queen of the land champion, drying off cows, dosing and calving!

Contributor Louise was named this year's Queen of the Land for 2018, while on the farm some cows are now being brought in at night, with beet rations up to 10kgs, more cows dried off, dosing for worms, silage testing and calving commencing.

All Things Haulage - Daire Maher, D. Maher Haulage Ltd

Based out of Fethard in Co. Tipperary, Daire Maher and the Maher family have been involved in the industry for three generations. Read about Daire’s journey into the sector on this week’s All Things Haulage below!

Weird Sheep Breeds - Ouessant Sheep

A domestic breed hailing from France, the Ouessant breed is said to be among the world’s rarest and smallest breeds. Read all about them below.

Young Farmer - Eamonn Keevers

As part of That’sFarming’s ‘Young Farmer’ series, Kevin speaks to Waterford dairy farmer and this year's FBD/Macra Young dairy farmer of the year, Mr. Eamonn Keevers.

Weird Cow Breeds - Gascon cattle

A beef breed which originates in the French Pyrenees, the Gascon breed is primarily used for beef production and best known for their unique grey colour.

Contractor of the Week - Jack Hood, Hood Agri Contracts

Based out of Newtownstewart in Co. Tyrone, Jack Hood has been involved in contracting for all of his life but made his own start in the industry upon the completion of school and the founding of Hood Agri Contracts.