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Growing dairy farmer goes from 60 cows to over 300

Henry Walsh is a farmer based in Oranmore, Co. Galway working alongside his wife, Patricia, and his son, Enda. Working with his family is...

Aubrac breed ticking all the boxes for 70-cow suckler farmer

Aubrac cattle have proven to be game-changers on Alfie Hanbidge’s 70-strong suckler cow herd in Stratford-on-Slaney, Co. Wicklow. The seventh-generation farmer left school at 14...

Suckler farmer using Wagyu genetics gearing-up to increase herd to 250 cows

Paul Turley, who farms in Downpatrick, Co. Down, runs a 190-cow suckler farm with a major focus on Wagyu genetics. He has secured a contract with a retailer and beef processor for a year-round supply of Wagyu beef, with payment based on marbling.

‘The dream target is to have 1,000 cows’

The Hayes family, Thomas, Donal, and Liam, milk 240 cows. The owners of Tippeary Cheese have over over 30 varieties of soft cheese, yoghurts, and cultured creams.

VIDEO: 80-suckler cow herd and tillage and forestry enterprise on 300-acres

Stephen Morrison is a full-time farmer with an 80-cow suckler herd, taking all progeny to finish. He also has a tillage and forestry enterprise in place.

Farming over 300 beef cattle and a 100-cow dairy herd

19-year-old, Roisin Scully, hails from a dairy, beef and tillage farm in Co. Laois. She is studying agricultural science at UCD (University College Dublin)

PHOTOS: Working on a 1300-cow farm in Rakaia

Conor Grace - Farming in New Zealand - Young farmer

Running a 700-cow-calf ranch in North Dakota

20-year-old Mack Buckmier lives on a 700-cow-calf ranch in North Dakota in the USA. He breeds Red Poll cattle.

VIDEO: 43 cows AI’d in one week on Newford Farm

Iarlaith Collins farm manager on Newford Suckler demonstration farm in Athenry gives a brief update on the breeding season so far on this earlier...

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Country music: From Ballaghaderreen to Nashville

Regina McDermott is a talented vocalist from Ballaghaderreen, Co. Roscommon. Her experience in many genres of music has made her one of the most universal...

Dairy cow numbers to increase to 1.65 million by 2027 -Teagasc

Teagasc is predicting that by 2027, dairy cow numbers will increase to 1.65 million. The forecast is contained in the state agency’s 2027 Sectoral Road...

Male (31) due in court charged with hare coursing on farmland

A 31-year-old man from Yorkshire has been charged with hare coursing on farmland. A North Yorkshire Police officer was on routine patrol near Great Edstone,...

No shipping activity for weanling bulls at Ennis Mart

Just over 600 entries were on offer at Ennis Mart on Tuesday (November 24th), according to a spokesperson. Speaking following the sale, the spokesperson said:...