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Ronan Walsh (19) is studying a Level-6 in Agriculture at Westport College of Further Education. The Mayo native runs his own flock and works as a relief milker and a labourer for a builder.
This week we chatted with Fergal Fitzpatrick, an assistant dairy manager from County Cavan.
The head of education in Teagasc wants more younger farmers in the industry.
The MEP lead a conference in Brussels yesterday aimed at tackling young farmer issues. Caroline Keane was there and reports on the event.
A case of too little too late? As the Minister said in the Dail this week that an additional 1000 Green Cert Courses would be offered by Teagasc.
That’s Farming Editor talks about the recent problems facing young farmers.
In the second part of our investigation, Grace Treston explores a disturbing discovery regarding the infamous Green Cert: