Aidan Brennan visits the Breen farm on 24th March 2020
Dairylink Ireland participant Stephen Wallace farms near Seaforde, Co Down.
Dairylink Ireland participant Richard Marshall farms near Omagh, Co Tyrone.
Peter McCann reviews lessons learned on Dairylink Ireland farms during 2019.
Phase two Dairylink Ireland participant Stephen Wallace farms near Seaforde, Co Down.
The new 26 point rapid exit Dairymaster parlour has shortened milking times substantially on this 350 cow farm.
Dairy farmer Jim White has hosted a number of students on his farm in Tipperary. At Dairy Day he shared his top tips for farmers that are considering hosting an ag student.
The education panel at Dairy Day explored the different options for people interested in dairy courses. Pannellists (from L to R) included Keith Kennedy, Principal, Clonakilty Agricultural College; David Fennelly, UCD Dairy Business student; Máire Keohane, level 7 diploma in dairy farm management student; and Jim White, host farmer for students. The session was chaired by Irish Farmers Journal careers editor Odile Evans.
Co Down farmer Derek Robinson received his first batch of contract-reared heifers in 2017.