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‘As a child, I loved attending the mart with my father every Saturday’

21-year-old, Sinead Conway, lives on a suckler and sheep farm in Co. Mayo and studies a BSc in Agriculture.

From ‘production at any cost’ to ‘production at least cost’

Richard Brown milks 190 cows on a 33-hectare grazing block.

What are the key areas to focus on in June?

CAFRE Dairy Advisor Christopher Breen offers his June 2020 management tips.

Current moisture deficits are ‘ominous reminder’ of 2018

Current Soil Moisture Deficits are an ominous reminder of the summer of 2018.

Long Read: Farming 500-acres in Vermont, USA

Long Read: Farming 500-acres in Vermont, USA - The Richardson family has a Jersey herd and maple enterprise. They also manufacture split rail fence out of native white ash and white cedar woods.

How to maximize grazed grass to produce milk

Grazing - grassland management - dairy farming - how to utilise grass - efficiency - grass-based farming

UCD graduate milking 110 cows in Co. Tipperary

Michael Delaney - Nenagh - Tipperary - UCD - Australia - Canada

Part-time suckler farming can work with greater efficiency – Teagasc advisor

Part-time farming - suckler farming - Colm Kelly, Teagasc - suckler farm efficiency

‘I am thankful that I can farm alongside my dad’

Mena McCloskey studies a BSc (Hons) in Agricultural Technology with Professional Studies at Queen’s University Belfast/College of Agriculture, Food & Rural Enterprise and runs a suckler and sheep enterprise with her father.

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