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Photos: Calf ‘at risk of drowning in mud’ rescued

Photos: Calf ‘at risk of drowning in mud’ rescued

‘I won’t deny that I had to prove myself twice to many farmers’

Ciara Byers, a 19-year-old dairy farmer from Co. Cavan, studies agricultural science at UCD.

‘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.

‘It was a very scary time as there was always the safety of the milk cheque coming in’

Donal and Teresa Leahy have been running Leahy's Open Farm since Donal inherited it from his parents, Eddie, and Eileen, in 2014. The staff has...

The Department of Agriculture is hiring

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine has a number of vacancies for laboratory analyst – chemistry. The posts are located at Backweston Campus,...

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.

A vet student with a belief that ‘everything happens for a reason’

Holly O’Connell missed out on Ireland’s only veterinary medicine course by five CAO points, took a gap-year and now studies in Budapest.

Listen: ‘No matter where you are on the farm, you can see where John died’

Donal and Winnie Kennedy’s son was just 25-years-old when a farm accident claimed his life.

Farmers’ signs vandalised by hill walkers

Hillwalkers are being asked to be considerate of farmers by ensuring their vehicle is not blocking access to gates and/or private laneways that lead onto their land before starting their trek.

New competition-focused site for farmers

New competition-focused site for farmers
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