VIDEO: Attempting to shear 10,000 sheep in 2 months

1 sheep shearer, 10,000 sheep, 2 months

VIDEO: Meet the man who has shorn over 1 million sheep and counting

"I get home, have a beer and then I want to go to sleep.” he added.

'Auctioneering was always my party piece'

Peter McDonagh left school at the age of 12 and later carved out an accidental career path as a livestock auctioneer.

‘It will be my first time representing Ireland’

Eileen Coffey (36) will stand in her late father’s place at the World Sheep Shearing and Woolhandling Championships this summer.

Revealed: Updated World Championships shearing team

Who will be heading to France for the World Shearing and Woolhandling Championships?

Young Farmer - Kieran McDonagh

On this week’s Young series, Kevin speaks to Galway native, Kieran McDonagh, who helps run the family Suckler and sheep enterprise. Read his story below.