Women in Ag: Erica Coen

“It’s like farming from a desk really,” - Erica Coen (22) works for Chanelle

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)

Women in Ag: Olivia Carroll

24-year-old Olivia Carroll - a mother-of-one - farms in her own right and works at Gurteen Agricultural College

Feature: Julie Roche

Julie Roche graduated in 2001 and worked in sales before branching into agricultural consultancy.

Profile: Karen Brosnan

Karen Brosnan – who grew up on a farm - acted and lectured before she became a legal secretary. She is now a self-employed consultant.

Career Profile: Nadia McKane

Nadia McKane (25) moved to England from Northern Ireland as a child and studied a BA (Hons) in Marketing. She is Platt’s Animal Bedding’s Sales and Marketing Manager.

Student Update: Sophie Bell

Sophie Bell, a student at Harper Adams University has joined our Student Update series - see the Cavan native’s first update here.

Women in Ag: Lisa Meyler

“I never once dreamt that I would have the opportunity to combine both my love of agriculture and marketing together.” - 23-year-old Lisa Meyler of Green Acre Marketing.

Student Update: A guide to surviving college

“The main thing to remember with college is that it's all going to be worthwhile. Some days it feels like college is just one huge waste of time and money” - Emma McCormack, a final-year Ag student.

Women in Ag: Clodagh Ryan

Clodagh Ryan studied Animal Science at UCD and now works as an Animal Evaluations Analysts with ICBF. The Tipperary native is also a well-known Charolais breeder.

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.

Women in Ag: Maura Canning

Maura Canning, Co. Galway is the former IFA Farm Family and Social Affairs Chairperson. She juggles family life as a wife and mother of two with sheep & suckler farming.

Goat Update: Manual work, challenges and juggling several roles

Ami discusses life as a stay-at-home mother; a full-time farmer and a new business owner.

Corrib Oil Women in Farming Awards: Olivia Carroll

Olivia Carroll (23) is a third-generation farmer and mother of one. She is involved in the running of the family farm; works at Gurteen College and relief-milks during the summer.