Women in Ag: Thenia Nicolakis

‘I was working a 9-5 job, living by the beach and the city was just a stone’s throw away’ - Thenia swapped swimmers for wellies

Women in Ag: Aedín Quirke

“I didn't even know how to milk a cow,' - Aedín (23)

Women in Ag: Samantha McCarroll

"I am the main decision-maker on the farm," - Samantha swapped teaching for dairy farming.

Farmer Focus: Mullanlary Herd

‘I couldn’t sit at a desk from 9-5’– Julie (30) – a dairy farmer

Student Focus: Francis Hand

Francis Hand is a second-generation dairy farmer, UCD ACP graduate and Masters student at Harper Adams University.

Farmer Focus: Drumscar Dairies

Johnathan Cormican - a qualified aircraft mechanic - milks 84 cows in partnership with his father