‘I am proud to be the only female in the family that has made a career in agriculture’

“I am incredibly proud of the research I carry out, which makes it more than just a day-to-day job.”

VIDEO: 'Superior bulls' can improve carcass value by €150-€200

ABP established its research farm in Co. Wexford in 2014 to focus on producing more sustainable dairy-beef production.

Women in Ag: Dr. Deirdre Purfield

Dr. Deirdre Purfield, a Researcher in genomics at Teagasc has not only collaborated with international research teams but her work has also been published in leading scientific journals.