Junior Farmers: Meet Shane Grant a sheep and dry stock farmer who'd love to run a mart!


Meet Shane Grant a young Donegal man with a bright future in Ag.

Junior Farmers: Meet Shane Grant a sheep and dry stock farmer who'd love to run a mart!

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Meet Shane Grant a young Donegal man with a bright future in Ag.

Name: Shane Grant

Location: Quigleys point, Donegal

When did you start farming?

I started farming when I was about able to get the wellies on so 3 or 4 years of age!

What sort of farming are you at?

We currently farm sheep and dry stock.

What is your favourite thing about farming?

Carn Mart on a Saturday is my favourite place to be.

Have you always wanted to be a farmer?

I want to be farmer but also find an interest in the business side of things.

Do you want to go to Ag college?

I would love to study agri-business in UCD.

What are your future plans in Ag?

I would love to become an auctioneer and maybe run a small mart and of course farm too!

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