'A little bit of luck' contributes to success of ag contracting firm

Mike runs a large fleet of machinery including a selection of John Deere tractors along with a Case and Fendt

All Things Haulage: Stephen Brown

The 21-year-old owns a contracting/haulage business

Contractor of the Week: Conroy Plant and Agri Hire Ltd

Conroy Plant and Agri Hire Ltd is fifty years in business and have branched into waste management.

Contractor of the Week: Cappawhite Agricultural Contractors

Fifty-eight years in business, Cappawhite Agricultural Contractors have become a leading name amongst Munster Farmers.

Contractor of the week - Henry Browne, Browne Contractors

Based near Macroom in the rebel county that is Cork, The team of Browne Contractors have been in action for over fifty years. That’sFarming caught up with Henry Browne to find out more. Read their story in full below.

Contractor of the Week - Nicholas Cooke, Tom Cooke & Sons Agri Contractors

This week’s featured contractor is one of four brothers behind the running of Tom Cooke & Sons Agri Contractors in his native Co. Limerick, Mr. Nicholas Cooke.

Contractor of the week - Mulligan Plant & Agri

This week’s featured contractor hails from Co. Offaly and has been running the family business since taking over from his father alongside his brothers, Mr. Eoghan Mulligan of Mulligan Plant & Agri.

Contractor of the Week - Ben Stone, John Stone Plant & Agricultural Hire

This week’s featured contractor, Ben Stone, is 21 years-old, a former Kildalton student and hails from just outside Portlaoise in Co. Laois where he runs a Suckler and beef enterprise with his father. Read his story below!

All Things Haulage - Padraic Hoban

On this week’s installment of ‘All Things Haulage’, Kevin speaks to Foxford native and the other half of the Truckin’ Country Queen, Padraic Hoban. Read all about his progression into the haulage industry below.

Contractor of the Week - Seamus McClements, Ja McClements & Sons Agri Contractors

This week’s featured contractor hails from Ballycastle in the northeast of Co. Antrim, 31-year-old Suckler farmer and contractor, Seamus McClements of Ja McClements & Sons Agri Contractors.

Contractor of the Week - Gavin Stanley, Mervyn Stanley & Sons Agri Contracting.

On this weeks ‘Contractor of the Week’ series, Kevin Speaks to Laois native and Kildalton student, Gavin Stanley of Mervyn Stanley & Sons Agri Contracting.

Contractor of the Week - Lee Fitzsimons, D.Fitzsimons Contracts.

This week’s featured contractor hails from Near Strangford in the Mourne County that is Down, Mr. Lee Fitzsimons of D. Fitzsimons Contracts. Read his story in full below.