14.1 C
Galway
Tags Lamb

Tag: Lamb

‘I am the only girl working in the sheep yard at Ballinrobe Mart’

Anne Biggins grew up on a suckler and sheep farm in The Neale, Co. Mayo and studies agricultural science at Waterford Institute of Technology. She works as a livestock drover at Aurivo Ballinrobe Mart.

Farmer’s Diary: We need to talk about Blackie…

That’s Farming’s weekly contributor, Clodagh Hughes, runs a sheep enterprise on the Monaghan/Louth border near Inniskeen. This week, she shares the story behind her dog, Blackie.

The man behind the video

Donal anderson farms 130 ewes in Bohernabreena, Tallaght, Co. Dublin

How this farm family lambed 287 ewes in 21 days

Edward Earle, Gorey, Co. Wexford, works as a quality engineer and farms over 300 ewes in partnership with his parents. The 31-year-old, who studied agricultural science at WIT and UCD, will provide a weekly update on That's Farming.

PHOTOS: Massey Ferguson brings bride to wedding during Storm Jorge

Farm-themed wedding - Enniscrone, Co. Sligo - Ruby Octavia

Farmer’s Diary: When the littlest lamb met the biggest horse

Farmer's Diary: When the littlest lamb met the biggest horse

WATCH: Quad lambs for quad brothers

WATCH: Quad lambs for quad brothers

VIDEO: Producing organic grass-fed beef and lamb for decades

The Shackleton family farm 320-acres and having been providing organic grass-fed beef and lamb to their customers since 1996.

‘I can be found driving tractors, moving livestock or cleaning sheds’

Aoife Hennessy (22) grew up on a mixed farm, studied agricultural science at Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) and works for The Cooney Furlong Grain Company.

VIDEO: Lambing 400 ewes and farming 500-acres of tillage

Ned Morrissey farms a mixed sheep and tillage enterprise in Ballybrennock, Dunhill, Co. Waterford.

Most Read

Farm group reacts to Dutch farm minister’s desire to ban Irish calves

A farm group has reacted to reports of Dutch agriculture minister, Carola Schouten’s desire to ban the import of Irish calves into the country. ICMSA...

Teen farming author sets up agri e-commerce site for Ugandan orphanage

During the COVID-19 lockdown, enthusiastic Cork-based teenager, Tadgh Quill-Manley, has set up a socially-conscious farm supplies e-commerce site. The 18-year-old Leaving Cert student is already...

5 arrested after €110,000 cannabis farm discovered

Five individuals have been arrested in the UK following the discovery of a £100,000 (approximately €110,000) cannabis farm. Northumbria Police received a report of men...

VIDEO: 50 in-calf heifers with ‘power and style’ set for O’Connor’s sale

From humble beginnings to international interest, Martin O’Connor’s hotly-anticipated in-calf heifer sale is an annual highlight in the suckler farming calendar. Sales rings have been...