Young Farmer - David Fitzpatrick

This week’s young farmer is a new entrant into the dairy industry, running a 70-strong milking herd in a farm partnership alongside his uncle in his native Tipperary, Mr. David Fitzpatrick. Read his story in full below!

Farmer Focus: Trillick Herefords

Renowned Hereford breeders, JJ Farrell and family, Co. Longford have sourced high-quality bulls from several countries including the U.K and Australia.

€5,000 for 17-month-old Hereford Bull

39 bulls went under the hammer and sold to an average of €3,150 at the recent Irish Hereford Cattle Society sale. Read the full report with show results here.

Sunday Feature: Camogie and Beef in Co. Kilkenny

On this week's Sunday Video feature, we went down to meet Kilkenny's Camogie All-Star, Edwina Keane.

The story of Blue Bell, Ireland's oldest cow?

We brought you the story last week of Ireland's oldest cow at 32, check out the video below and get the story first hand as we met Bluebell's loving owner.

Junior Farmer: Robbie Wilson

Catherina meets Rare Breed’s farming star Robbie Wilson, a 15-year-old Suffolk and Hereford breeder, who is making big waves in the world of Agriculture.

Farmer Focus: One Wexford breeder is venturing into pastures new with a pedigree herd of Polled Herefords

John Murphy doesn’t come from a farming background, but he is breeding quality cattle with a difference, using genetics from Northern Ireland and Australia.

Weird Cow Breeds: The Droughtmaster, the master of the Australian sun!

This week on Weird Cow Breeds we profile the Droughtmaster, the original Australian creation.

Young Farmers: Meet Paddy O’ Hanlon, a dairy and beef farming 30 year old with over 280 cattle.

On this week’s Young farmers series, we spoke to dairy and beef farmer Paddy O’ Hanlon.

My Pedigree Week: Keeping up with Kilsunny

Edward is just back from visiting herds in the U.K. and is preparing ahead of Tullamore Show.

My Pedigree Week: Show season is in full swing at Kilsunny

More champions from the Kilsunny herd, as the first Hereford calf of the summer arrives.

My Pedigree Week: Keeping up with Kilsunny

No calves yet in Kilsunny this week, as the team put the first of the Autumn calving dairy cows dry.

My Pedigree Week: Keeping up with Kilsunny

The Kilsunny team attend the annual IHFA Holstein open day, and they wait in anticipation for their first Hereford calf of the summer.

My Pedigree Week: Keeping up with Kilsunny

This week the Kilsunny show team traveled to Clonmel Show, with 13 of their herd competing.

Personality Quiz: Which cow breed best suits you??

Find out which cow breed best suits your personality with this nifty little quiz.