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Junior Farmer: Martin Glennon

Martin Glennon (15) – a third-year student – is passionate about breeding and exhibiting cattle at agricultural shows.

Dairy Update: Heavy rainfall and the breeding seasons gets underway

A deluge of rain, re-housing cows, spreading fertiliser, detecting heat, milk prices and more!

€3,050 for Ballyconneely Napoleon at Tullamore

Females sold for up €2,400; a 56% clearance was recorded.

Farmer Focus: Michael Dullea

‘There is no room for passenger cows’ – Michael Dullea runs a 60-suckler cow herd in Cork.

Talking Trade: Improved demand for calves

Some exporters are actively sourcing suitable lots to fill contracts.

Beef Update: Reseeding grassland and creep-feeding calves

New lick buckets, protecting calves against Coccidiosis, re-fencing ground, purchasing calves and more!

WATCH: Farmer attacked by bull

"Bulls only have to play with us, to kill us" - Dairy farmer