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The son of a former dairy farmer, John Ryan is now rearing Suckler cows and sheep on the family farm near Balla in Co. Mayo. Read his story below.
As a special treat for That’sFarming followers this week, Kevin spoke to the man, the myth, the legend, that is Plastic Man. But who is Plastic Man? Find out below!
Matthew Kehoe is breeding Jacob sheep since he was 9-years-old and it all started with one very special purchase. He is also a full-time Agricultural Science student.
Richard Ryan graduated from UCD in 2012 and travelled shortly afterwards to Canadian soil. He is now working in a mixed practice in Co. Kilkenny.
Leanne Workman, her husband and father-in-law run a herd of 200 suckler cows and a flock of 1,300 sheep in Co. Antrim. The team have picked up major titles on the show circuit.
16 year old Matthew loves helping out at home and plans to expand his families dairy farm to 110 cows in the near future.
Catherina speaks to Orla O’Connor, one of four vets from Glenamaddy Veterinary Clinic.
AgriBiz of the Week: Meet the Dublin native who is supplying high-end hotels with his free-range pork!
Catherina meets Peter Whelan, a man taking the Agri-Biz industry by storm.
This week on women in Ag, Kevin Speaks to Cork native and 21-year-old Laura O’ Connell.
Meet Tegan Doherty, a great girl who wants to be a vet when she grows up and have three sheds full of cattle! It's this week's junior farmer!
Meet Libby Clarke- who juggles life on a family farm between judging cattle and breeding award-winning stock.
AgriBiz of the Week: Meet Clare Mc Laughlin of All Ears- A Donegal IBYE finalist specialising in children’s farm toys &quirky farm wear!
Looking for children’s farm toys or quirky fashion to wear to the mart? Check out the range from All Ears.
This week's Dairy Update may just save a calves life at this time of year. Read it and stay ahead of the curve.
Horse Breeder of the Week: Meet 28-year-old David Bourke –One of Ireland’s youngest & most successful horse breeders
Catherina speaks to David Bourke, a 28-year-old that is breeding his own horses & has represented Ireland in prestigious horse competitions!
Meet Shane Grant a young Donegal man with a bright future in Ag.
On this week’s Times Past, we look at the devastation to the farming community during the outbreak that shook 2001.
This week's Junior farmer is a fine young man from Termon in Donegal and he's a suckler farmer with a few pedigree cattle too!
This week Andrew discusses how he and the team gradually reduced antibiotic use on the farm.