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Although this week’s featured haulier has yet to take his place on the road behind the wheel, Matthew Logue can lay the claim of being one of the country’s youngest truck owners, having bought his aged just 14!
On this week’s Haulage feature, Kevin speaks to young Tipperary farmer and haulier for United Metals Ltd, Mr. Michael O’Connor. Read about his progression into the industry below!
Hailing from near Kilmacanogue in Co. Wicklow, 36-year-old James Doyle is this week’s featured young farmer. Read about his progression into the industry below.
Based near Macroom in the rebel county that is Cork, The team of Browne Contractors have been in action for over fifty years. That’sFarming caught up with Henry Browne to find out more. Read their story in full below.
Featured as part of our ‘All Things Haulage’ feature is Wexford native and 24-year-old, Mr. Tom Cloney, a driver for J&K Ormonde. Read his story in full below.
This week’s featured young farmer hails from near Borris in Co. Carlow and has been helping run the family farm alongside his brother for the past three years, Mr. Ciaran O’Shea. Read about Ciaran’s progression into the industry below!
This week’s featured contractor hails from near Carndonagh, Co. Donegal, where he has been running his contracting enterprise alongside his uncle since leaving school almost ten years ago, Mr Matthew Bradley of A&M Agri Contracts.
This week’s featured haulier is 35-years-old, father-of-two, who hails from Brannockstown in Co. Kildare, Mr. Peter Sully, Sully Transport.
On this week’s Young Farmer series, Kevin speaks to 24-year-old dairy farmer and Cork native, John D. O’Callaghan, who runs a herd of 55-British Friesians alongside his father. Read all about their set-up below.
This week’s featured contractor is one of four brothers behind the running of Tom Cooke & Sons Agri Contractors in his native Co. Limerick, Mr. Nicholas Cooke.
This week’s featured hails from Connemara in Co. Galway and is on the verge of celebrating 50-years in the business, Mr. Marty Mannion of Mannion Quarry and Plant Hire. Read his story below.
This week’s featured Young Farmer is 26-year-old Tipperary Dairy farmer, Mr. Shane Seymour, who is running a milking herd of 146 cows in a partnership alongside his father, John. Read his story in full below!
This week’s featured contractor has been working on his own right since turning sixteen! Shane Sweeney has now been contracting in his native Tyrone for the past three years! Read his story in full below!
On this week’s ‘All Things Haulage’ feature, Kevin speaks to 44-year-old Limerick native and long-time haulage enthusiast, Ger McNamara of J.P.G Freight. Read his story now below!
On this week’s Young Farmer feature, Kevin speaks to Eddie Gavin, a tillage, beef and sheep farmer AND contractor from Co. Carlow. Read his story in full below!
This week’s featured contractor hails from Co. Offaly and has been running the family business since taking over from his father alongside his brothers, Mr. Eoghan Mulligan of Mulligan Plant & Agri.
On this week’s ‘All Things Haulage’ feature, That’sFarming caught up with 37-year-old Tipperary native and owner-driver with Gleeson’s Quarries, Mr. Paudie Flanagan. Read all about his journey into a career behind the wheel below!
On the latest installment of the ‘Young Farmer’ series, Kevin caught up with 21 year old sheep, goat and beef farmer, Norma Leahy, who also works as a calf exporter and in two marts in her native Co. Limerick. Read her story now below!
This week’s featured contractor is based near Balla in Co. Mayo, splitting his time between a full-time career as a teacher and his passion for contracting and livestock, Mr. Danny Moran, Moran Agri Services.
A Limerick man who got his licence twenty years ago this year and one who hasn’t negated his role behind the wheel ever since, John Dineen of O’Neill’s Heavy Haulage is this week’s featured haulier. Read his story in full below.