Junior Farmers: Meet Conor a 17 year old Meath man who dreams of becoming a contractor


This week we meet Conor Raleigh from Meath who farms a sheep and suckler business with his father and dreams of becoming a contractor.

Junior Farmers: Meet Conor a 17 year old Meath man who dreams of becoming a contractor

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This week we meet Conor Raleigh from Meath who farms a sheep and suckler business with his father and dreams of becoming a contractor.

Name: Conor Raleigh

Location: Ballasport Hill of Down, Enfield County Meath

Background in Ag? When did you start farming?

I was on the farm all my life with my dad.

What sort of farming are you at? We are sheep and suckler farmers.

How many generations are you farming? We are 2 generations farming

Tell me about your farm? Day to day tasks? I come home from school each day and feed the cattle and sheep

What is your favourite thing about farming?

I love silage time and driving tractors

Have you always wanted to be a farmer?

Yes all my life.

Do you want to study Ag in college? Yes Id love to

What are your future plans in agriculture? I want to go into contracting.

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