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“Even though suckler farming isn’t the most profitable enterprise, seeing your cows breed good calves is joyous.”
Eddie Egan – a Roscommon native – established his own Agri contracting firm at the age of 23. He studied at Mountbellew/G.M.I.T and farms in his own right.
Nicole Tuffy (19) is studying Agriculture and Environmental Science at Mountbellew/G.M.I.T. The Sligo native was crowned the 2019 North-West Macra Queen last month.
Laurence Howard, a Green Certificate holder worked on a farm with up to 22,500 cows in Saudi Arabia and spent one decade there, before he returned home to Claggan Island, Mayo to farm.
This week as part of the Sunday Feature, we met some of the students at Mountbellew agricultural college.
Catherina spoke to Vincent Flynn about the donations that are required for the new Agricultural College in Uganda.