articles about education
“Where are the numbers on the eggs?” - Maperath Mobile Farm visits schools to teach children about farming
“I enjoy working with cattle every day,” - Sinead Minihane (22) is studying a Professional Diploma in Dairy Farm Management
Lorraine Farrelly (22) has her own farm and studies Agriculture at DkIT/Ballyhaise Agricultural College.
Darina Gowen (22) – a fifth-generation farmer - studies Dairy Herd Management at Clonakilty Ag College and is on placement in New Zealand.
Niamh Keane (20) – a suckler and sheep farmer – is studying Animal and Crop Production at UCD.
Chloe Dreaper-Eyre (20) – a fourth-generation farmer from Ballinasloe, Co. Galway – studies Bioveterinary Science at AIT and is involved in the running of the family farm.
With the CAO offers out, we ask is Dublin taking our best people from us and how can rural Ireland fight back to keep them.