Big Week on the farm

‘Big Week on the Farm’ apprentice relishes new lifestyle

‘Big Week on the Farm’ apprentice relishes new lifestyle

19-year-old Aaron Williams had never even stepped onto a farm before being selected as an apprentice for this year’s hit...

April 15, 2018

Meet the O’Sullivans of ‘Big Week on the Farm’ fame

Meet the O’Sullivans of ‘Big Week on the Farm’ fame

When Gillian and Neil O’Sullivan started farming in 2009, it came about as a result of a family bereavement. Now...

April 7, 2018

One week to go until RTE’s Big Week on the Farm returns

One week to go until RTE’s Big Week on the Farm returns

Early April, is one of the busiest times of the year for farmers, as the land welcomes new life once...

March 30, 2018

Big Week on The Farm on the hunt for trainee farmers

Big Week on The Farm on the hunt for trainee farmers

Big Week on the Farm producers are on the look-out for a keen ‘trainee farmer’ to be part of this...

March 7, 2018

RTE ‘Big Week on the Farm’ star, Enda Shalvey, scoops Macra newbie title 2017

RTE ‘Big Week on the Farm’ star, Enda Shalvey, scoops Macra newbie title 2017

Enda Shalvey, host of RTE‘s hit agricultural show, ‘Big Week on the Farm’, has been named this year’s Macra na...

October 29, 2017

Big Week on the Farm aims to smash a tractor world record

Big Week on the Farm aims to smash a tractor world record

After a successful debut season on Irish television in 2016, Big Week on the Farm is set to make a...

March 24, 2017

Roz Purcell found out about insect farming on Big Week on the Farm

Roz Purcell found out about insect farming on Big Week on the Farm

The penultimate episode of Big Week on the Farm was an eventful one, with guest presenter Roz Purcell tasting live...

April 8, 2016

Sustainability, goats and hill farming set for Big Week on the Farm

Sustainability, goats and hill farming set for Big Week on the Farm

On last night’s episode of Big Week on the Farm, camogie player Anna Geary took up chicken-plucking, while the life...

April 7, 2016

Big week on the farm to feature camogie star and a chicken-plucking challenge

Big week on the farm to feature camogie star and a chicken-plucking challenge

Last night, on the second episode of RTE’s Big Week on the Farm, viewers saw country singer Nathan Carter deliver...

April 6, 2016

Record breaking Big Week on the Farm

Record breaking Big Week on the Farm

The first night of RTE’s Big Week on the Farm saw Donegal man Ivan Scott shear his way to a...

April 5, 2016

Big week for Irish farming, are you watching tonight?

Big week for Irish farming, are you watching tonight?

RTE will kick-off a landmark TV series this evening that aims to increase awareness and appreciation of Irish farming. Running...

April 4, 2016