WATCH: Women in Ag - Catriona Robinson

Catriona Robinson owns and manages two crèches

Women in Ag: Sarah O’Meara

‘I still see a future for the beef industry’ – Sarah (23) – a suckler farmer - works for ABP Group

Women in Ag: Aoife Doyle-O'Rourke

'Teaching went totally out of my head' - Aoife - a new dairy entrant

Women in Ag: Thenia Nicolakis

‘I was working a 9-5 job, living by the beach and the city was just a stone’s throw away’ - Thenia swapped swimmers for wellies

Women in Ag: Aedín Quirke

“I didn't even know how to milk a cow,' - Aedín (23)

Profile: Bushypark Shorthorns

'I can see myself breeding good quality Shorthorns into the future,' - Róisín Keane (18)

Women in Ag: Samantha McCarroll

"I am the main decision-maker on the farm," - Samantha swapped teaching for dairy farming.

Student Focus: Rachel Moloney

‘I was dropped in the middle of nowhere with 5,000 cows' - Rachel (22), an Animal Science student.

Farmer Focus: Mullanlary Herd

‘I couldn’t sit at a desk from 9-5’– Julie (30) – a dairy farmer

Women in Ag: Amanda O'Donnell

‘I don't think that my interest in farming will ever leave me’ - Amanda - an Early Childhood Care and Education graduate

Feature: Mona O’Donoghue-Concannon

"I’m just an ordinary person doing a bit of farming, and I want to encourage more women to be out there"

Student Focus: Rachel Connolly

“I like how fast-paced farming can be at times” - Rachel Connolly (20) studies ag science and farms a flock of sheep

Women in Ag: Naomi McCloy

“Never give up on your dream” – Naomi (21) is a veterinary receptionist and a 3rd-generation beef, sheep & dairy farmer.

Women in Ag: Sheila Walsh

“When I was younger, I wanted to join the army or be a Garda,” – Sheila farms in partnership with her parents