Profile: Fiona O' Meara

Fiona O’ Meara (25) once considered a career in Physiotherapy but studied Animal and Crop Production at UCD. The horse enthusiast – who grew up on a farm – is a PhD researcher at Teagasc Moorepark.

Women in Ag: Dr. Shauna Holden

Dr. Shauna Holden (28) became interested in agriculture when studying to become a second-level Science teacher. The Kilkenny native - a qualified teacher - works as a Postdoctoral Researcher at Teagasc.