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“The cows are milked 4-times a-day in 6-hour intervals."
"The main thing I’ll bring home would be the grass utilisation; how to manage surplus and deficits of grass."
“I hope to make a living from dairy farming” – Robert Patterson (22)
The dairy farmer spent time working in New Zealand
On this week’s Young Farmer series, Kevin spoke to Limerick native Aaron Ryan, who hails from a dairy beef background, but never planned on farming. It took a move to New Zealand for this to happen. Read his story in full below!
This week's women in Ag is a farmer with a difference. Olivia from Devon traveled to New Zealand to earn her farming stripes but now calls County Clare home.
At just 20 years old, Eva has worked abroad and at home while studying the effects of seaweed as cattle feed: