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"I initially started farming through default" - Maeve, dairy farmer
Solar panels, a zero-grazing system and two Lely Astronauts.
“We decided to go into organics back in 2008" - Darren
The walking speed has gone from 3km/hour to 5km/per hour
Ciarán Mc Donnell (25) discusses dairy farming, studying at Ballyhaise/DkIT and his current master’s degree.
Darina Gowen (22) – a fifth-generation farmer - studies Dairy Herd Management at Clonakilty Ag College and is on placement in New Zealand.
Enda Shalvey (22) is a fourth-year Animal and Crop Production student at UCD. The Shalveys – who hosted Big Week on the Farm in 2017 - milk over 70 cows on a 24-hectare block in Co. Cavan.
Our ‘From Across the Pond’ feature is back and this time That’sFarming speak to Meath dairy farmer, Michael Muldoon, who is now working as a farm manager on a 550-cow dairy farm in Canada! Read Michael’s story below!
Catherina talks to Shane Dolan, a young dairy farmer that expanded his herd rapidly over the past seven years going from 60 cows in 2010 to 220 cows in 2017.
Young Farmer: Meet Christopher Tuffy - A 26-old-year milking 150 cows with a strong emphasis on genetics and grass!
Catherina speaks to Christopher Tuffy, a progressive dairy farmer that started milking 90 cows at 21 and has since expanded to 150 cows!
Catherina speaks to John Cahalane, a breeder who has enjoyed immense success on the show circuit!
Young Farmers Series: Meet Karol Kissane - An accountant & tax consultant turned dairy farmer and Nuffield Scholar 2018!
An accountant & tax consultant turned dairy farmer and Nuffield Scholar 2018- Karol Kissane is making his mark with a difference!