Dairy Focus

Dairy Focus: Prevention better than cure in Co. Antrim

Dairy Focus: Prevention better than cure in Co. Antrim

In this week’s Dairy Focus, Agriland made the trip to meet the McLean family on their dairy farm near Straid, Co. Antrim. Roy,...

July 4, 2021

Farm Smart: Simplifying farm management on Cashel Blue Cheese Dairy Farm, Co. Tipperary

Farm Smart: Simplifying farm management on Cashel Blue Cheese Dairy Farm, Co. Tipperary

Pat Morrissey has been the farm manager for Cashel Blue Cheese Dairy Farm in Co. Tipperary for over 32 years...

June 27, 2021

A 28-unit parlour for a 280-cow herd in Co. Cork

A 28-unit parlour for a 280-cow herd in Co. Cork

In this week’s Buildings Focus, Agriland made the trip down to Co. Cork to check in on a newly installed 28-unit parlour...

June 26, 2021

Dairy Focus: ‘Winter milk production suits our farm’

Dairy Focus: ‘Winter milk production suits our farm’

In this week’s Dairy Focus, Agriland made the trip to meet Noel and Jason Wilkin on their dairy and sheep farm in Co....

June 19, 2021

Dairy Focus: Less cows, less milk, more profit in Co. Louth

Dairy Focus: Less cows, less milk, more profit in Co. Louth

In this week’s Dairy Focus, Agriland made the trip to meet Tomás and Cian Smyth, on their dairy farm in Co. Louth. Tomás and...

June 12, 2021

A 14-unit parlour for a start-up 75-cow herd in Co. Wexford

A 14-unit parlour for a start-up 75-cow herd in Co. Wexford

For this week’s Buildings Focus, Agriland made the trip too Co. Wexford to talk to Robert Jacob, a new entrant...

May 22, 2021

Dairy Focus: Louth dairy farmer becomes chair of Lakeland Dairies

Dairy Focus: Louth dairy farmer becomes chair of Lakeland Dairies

In this week’s Dairy Focus, Agriland made the trip to the ‘wee’ county to meet Niall Matthews, chair of Lakeland Dairies, on his...

May 15, 2021

Dairy Focus: Chair of Lakeland Dairies and Louth dairy farmer

Dairy Focus: Chair of Lakeland Dairies and Louth dairy farmer

In this week’s Dairy Focus, Agriland made the trip to the ‘wee’ county to meet Niall Matthews, chair of Lakeland...

May 15, 2021

Buying and rearing calves on Teagasc Green Acres Calf to Beef farms

Buying and rearing calves on Teagasc Green Acres Calf to Beef farms

As part of the Teagasc Green Acres Calf to Beef Virtual Farm Walk on the farm of Jarlath and Austin...

May 13, 2021

Teagasc Green Acres Calf to Beef : The importance of making quality silage on calf to beef farms

Teagasc Green Acres Calf to Beef : The importance of making quality silage on calf to beef farms

As part of the Teagasc Green Acres Calf to Beef Virtual Farm Walk on the farm of Jarlath and Austin...

May 13, 2021

Advantages of a mixed grazing system on Teagasc Green Acres Calf to Beef

Advantages of a mixed grazing system on Teagasc Green Acres Calf to Beef

As part of the Teagasc Green Acres Calf to Beef Virtual Farm Walk on the farm of Jarlath and Austin...

May 13, 2021

A Virtual Farm Walk  on the farm of Green Acres Calf to Beef participants Jarlath & Austin Ruane

A Virtual Farm Walk on the farm of Green Acres Calf to Beef participants Jarlath & Austin Ruane

Teagasc Green Acres Calf to Beef Programme participant Jarlath Ruane talks us through his farm and his farming systems from...

May 13, 2021

An introduction the the Virtual Farm Walk of Green Acres Calf to Beef participant Jarlath Ruane

An introduction the the Virtual Farm Walk of Green Acres Calf to Beef participant Jarlath Ruane

James Fitzgerald of Teagasc shows us what lies ahead on the Virtual Farm Walk on the farm of Jarlath and...

May 12, 2021

George goes dairy farming: From a Co. Louth dairy farm to the European Parliament

George goes dairy farming: From a Co. Louth dairy farm to the European Parliament

In the latest episode George is on the farm of Colm Markey, a dairy farmer and member of the European...

May 12, 2021

Dairy Focus: Updating the milking parlour after 50 years of service

Dairy Focus: Updating the milking parlour after 50 years of service

In this week’s Dairy Focus, Agriland made the trip to down to Co. Cork to meet Carmel O’Hea on her farm near the...

May 3, 2021

Dairy Focus: From 8 ewes and 5 bull calves to a 120-cow Wicklow dairy farm

Dairy Focus: From 8 ewes and 5 bull calves to a 120-cow Wicklow dairy farm

For this week’s Dairy Focus, Agriland made the trip to meet Robert Tobin on his Wicklow dairy farm to see...

April 25, 2021

Dairy Focus: Milking 440 cows in the heart of the rebel county

Dairy Focus: Milking 440 cows in the heart of the rebel county

For this week’s Dairy Focus, Agriland made the trip down to the McCarthy family farm near the village of Crossbarry,...

April 10, 2021

Dairy Focus: Milking 160 cows on the Wild Atlantic Way

Dairy Focus: Milking 160 cows on the Wild Atlantic Way

For this week’s Dairy Focus, Agriland made the trip down to the rebel county to the farm of Denis and...

April 4, 2021