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.

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.

Dairy Update - New contributor, Queen of the land, drying off, dosing for fluke and more.

New contributor in the shape of Chris McCarthy this week, with cows dried off, teat sealers used, dropping yields, dosing for liver fluke, rumen fluke, worms and preparation for the upcoming Queen of the Land festival.

Young Farmer - Louise Crowley

This week’s featured Young farmer is not only a regular contributor of our Dairy Update but was also named the best emerging female at the recent FBD Young Farmer of the Year awards, Ms Louise Crowley. Read her story below.

Future Farming - Dairy Geyser

A product which was also featured at the Innovation arena at the National Ploughing Championships for 2018, the Dairy Geyser is an award-winning system which offers dry stream sterilization and instant hot water for dairy farmers.

Young Farmer - Adrian Seale

A dairy farmer in a three-way farm partnership with his father and uncle, Adrian Seale spoke to That’sFarming this week as part of our Young Farmer Series. Read Adrian’ story below.

Dairy Update - Cow production slows, further grass budgets and milk price updates

Milk Price updates, the Macra rally, further grass budgets, cows holding milk production and much more. Get it all on this week's Dairy Update below.

Young Farmer - Peter Holland

On this week’s Young farmer series, That’sFarming’s Kevin speaks to Clones native and dairy and poultry farmer, Mr. Peter Holland. Read his story below.

Dairy Update - Cow performance improves with Protein on the rise and beet pulled

Cows are milking much better on the farms of our contributors as of late, though there have been further cases of mastitis affecting SCC, while Grass budgets have also been carried out in preparation for next Spring and fodder beet is to be pulled.

All Things Haulage - Eoin O’Sullivan.

On this week’s ‘All Things Haulage’ series, Kevin speaks to Headford resident and long-time haulier, Eoin O’Sullivan. Read his story in full below.

Young Farmer - Eamon Byrne

This week’s featured Young Farmer is 26-year-old Wexford native, Eamon Byrne, who was a 2018 FBD Young Farmer of the year finalist and runs a milking herd of 200 cows alongside his brother.

Going for Goats - The Dutch Landrace Goat

A breed, as the name suggests, originating in the Netherlands and once down to only two surviving specimens, The Dutch Landrace goat is this week’s featured goat breed. Read all about the breed below.

Dairy Update - Increasing rations, cleaning tails and new teat sprayers

Cleaning tails, discussion groups, High SCC's, increasing rations, buffer feeding, teat sprayers and more. Get it all on this week's Dairy Update below!

Young Farmer - Sean Kelly

On this week’s Young Farmer Series, Kevin speaks to Tipperary dairy farmer and an FBD young farmer of the year finalist for 2018, Sean Kelly. Read his story in full below.