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Dream of owning a 9,000-acre farm?

Kinrara Estate, which extends to 9,309-acres, and offers “outstanding” opportunities for recreation, conservation, forestry, farming, shooting and fishing, is now on the market.

‘Despite coming from a tillage background, my absolute favourite thing to do is to milk cows’

Emily Gowing comes from a tillage farming background and is studying a BSc in Agriculture at Waterford Institute of Technology student.

Swapping dairying for Highland and Belted Galloway cattle

DJ McAuliffe is a former pig and dairy farmer.

Cutting the national herd ‘makes no sense’ – suckler farmer

Cutting the national herd 'makes no sense' - suckler farmer

‘I think it’s important that marts stay open in some capacity for as long as they can’ – farmer on Covid-19

DJ McAuliffe, a farmer living outside Castleisland in Co. Kerry, shares his views on the small measures that can be taken to help contain the spread of Covid-19.

‘I’m a girl whose head turns when they hear a tractor passing’

20-year-old Violet Ryan studies a BSc in Agriculture at Waterford Institute of Technology and intends to graduate with a BSc Honours in Land Management.

‘No farmers, no food, no future’

'No farmers, no food, no future'

Why Highlands and Belted Galloways are the perfect fit for this farmer

DJ McAuliffe, a farmer living outside Castleisland in Co. Kerry, has been working in the agricultural sector from the early 1990s. He now runs a herd of Scottish Highland and Belted Galloway cows.

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Sixth-generation farmer running her own farm shop at the age of 22

Sixth-generation farmer, Emily McGowan, studies agri-food business with marketing at Harper Adams University while running a 500-strong sheep farm and her own farm shop in Killinchy, Co. Down.

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VIDEO: ‘If you do not know how to use a computer, you cannot buy cattle’

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Animal ban for farmers after 250 sheep put down

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