Student Focus: Stephen Gill

Stephen Gill (21) - who grew up on a beef, sheep and tillage farm - studied Drystock Management. He is now a BSc in Agriculture student at WIT.

Student Focus: Bill McGrath

Bill McGrath (21) once considered becoming a primary school teacher but decided to study Agriculture at WIT. The Cork native graduated with a level-7 in 2018 and is now studying Land Management.

Student Update: Exam Tips

Make a study plan; have a balanced diet; get organised; leave college work in college; worry about yourself and get adequate sleep - here are Emma McCormack's top study tips.

Student Update: Another year at the ‘Ploughing'

Emma McCormack reflects on her ‘Ploughing 2018' experience - travelling 6-hours from Waterford to the site; missing lectures and meeting with various companies.

Student Update: Returning to college and selling sheep at the mart

Final-year Agriculture student, Emma McCormack is back with her another submission.

Women in Ag: Maeve O’ Keeffe

Sixth-generation farmer Maeve O’Keeffe runs a 130-cow dairy herd; is the Founder and CEO of Inspect 4 and 2015 Nuffield Scholar.

Student Focus: Jennifer Doyle

Dublin’s Jennifer Doyle may not carry an ounce of farming blood, but the 27-year-old holds a degree in Equine Science; worked as a data analyst and is now undertaking a PhD in Statistical Genomics

Student Focus: Miriam Walton

Catherina meets Miriam Walton – a 22-year-old WIT student who runs a beef & dairy enterprise with her family on the Tipperary/ Kilkenny border.