Junior Farmer: Michael Monaghan

Michael Monaghan is a city native living the farming dream. 12-year-old Michael juggles his academic studies with a beef & sheep enterprise.

Junior Farmer: James Kelly

Catherina meets James Kelly, a 16-year-old who is making waves on the Simmental show circuit. The Clare native has already attained €3,800 for one of his own home-bred heifers.

Junior Farmer: Oisin Lynch

Catherina meets Oisin Lynch, a 17-year-old farmer from Ballyjamesduff, Co. Cavan. Oisin and his family run a sheep enterprise; a suckler herd and breed Irish Sport Horses for show-jumping.

Junior Farmers: Noah Donegan

Catherina meets Noah Donegan, a 9-and-a-half-year-old who wants to be a vet! Noah is a bovine & ovine enthusiast!

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.

Junior Farmers: Meet Desmond Boyd - A pedigree cattle breeder who wants to be an AI technician!

This week, Catherina meets Roscommon's Desmond Boyd, a young pedigree Charolais breeder with a bright future.

Junior Farmers: Meet Tegan the 12-year-old who wants to be a vet & have 3 sheds full of cattle

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!

Junior Farmers: Meet 16-year-old Diarmuid Ó Curraoin – A beef and sheep farmer from the age of 5!

Diarmuid has enjoyed exceptional success in the show ring. Hear his story here.

Meet the 13-year-old who has her own flock of pedigree Blue Texel Sheep

Dreaming big! Meet ambitious Jennifer Donohoe -The 13-year-old who has her own flock of pedigree Blue Texel Sheep.