Profile: Darragh Fadden

Darragh Fadden studied a BSc in Forestry at WIT and transferred to UCD. He worked for The Forestry Company and is now a Research Masters Student at Teagasc.

ETTG: Cashel Mart, Beef Plan Group and replacing cows with trees

“We have to stick together, otherwise there’s no future for beef farmers" – beef farmers express their anger at low cattle prices and red tape.

Westmeath man enters IFA Forestry Chair election race

Vincent Nally - a married father-of-three - has been farming for over forty years. He is qualified to teach chainsaw safety courses and has a keen interest in farm safety.

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.

Waterford forester experiences ‘The Hardest Harvest’

Jamie Hawan travelled to Uganda and lived off the land using his bare hands & basic tools. He worked in the civil service and a bank before he embraced a long-standing family tradition.

'Everyday there are plantations going up. It needs to stop now' - Edwina Guckian

The afforestation is “having really bad impacts on the county, on the people, on the wildlife and on the view of Leitrim.” Catherina speaks to Edwina Guckian of Save Leitrim.