Women in Ag: Emma Wharton

“When I tell people I’m a sheep farmer, they sometimes have to do a double take,” – Emma Wharton (29)

WATCH: Nutrias Excel Ewe with Lamb feed

Aurivo Animal Feeds’ Nutritionist – Dr. Justin Mc Donagh - and farmer - John Joe Staunton - outline the benefits of using Nutrias Excel Ewe with Lamb feed.

Women in Ag: Áine Devlin

Catherina meets Áine Devlin (22) - a fourth-generation farmer from Down. She farms, runs her own business and is a part-time independent sales agent for Agri-Lloyd.

Sheep Update: Flock protection using llamas

I’m encouraged to see that our llama will actively look for and chase walked dogs along the fence line from his side of the hedge, writes Matthew Kehoe.

Student Focus: Ronan Walsh

Ronan Walsh (19) is studying a Level-6 in Agriculture at Westport College of Further Education. The Mayo native runs his own flock and works as a relief milker and a labourer for a builder.