Buildings Focus

Buildings Focus: A 63-cubicle shed with room left for a parlour in Kilkenny

Buildings Focus: A 63-cubicle shed with room left for a parlour in Kilkenny

During the week, Agriland got the chance to see an impressive 63-cubicle shed on the farm of John and John...

October 9, 2021

Buildings Focus: 69 cubicles, crush, holding area and a 10-unit parlour in Wicklow

Buildings Focus: 69 cubicles, crush, holding area and a 10-unit parlour in Wicklow

For this week’s Buildings Focus, Agriland made the trip to Co. Wicklow, to speak to dairy farmer Jack Keenan, a...

October 2, 2021

Buildings Focus: Erecting a suckler shed with a creep area over an existing slatted tank

Buildings Focus: Erecting a suckler shed with a creep area over an existing slatted tank

During the week, Agriland made the trip to just outside Ballaghaderren in Co. Roscommon, to check out a newly-built suckler...

September 25, 2021

Buildings Focus: Creating extra slurry storage the priority for Galway farmer

Buildings Focus: Creating extra slurry storage the priority for Galway farmer

In this week’s Buildings Focus, Agriland travelled to just outside Gort in Co. Galway, to check out a 63-cubicle house...

September 11, 2021

New dairy parlour video – ‘like heaven inside ‘- Buildings Focus

New dairy parlour video – ‘like heaven inside ‘- Buildings Focus

In this week’s Buildings Focus video, Agriland’s Michael Geary spoke to Eoin Nagle about his new dairy unit which consists...

August 21, 2021

Buildings Focus: Settling in nicely to a new modern dairy unit in Co. Tipperary

Buildings Focus: Settling in nicely to a new modern dairy unit in Co. Tipperary

For this week’s Buildings Focus, Agriland made the trip down to Thomastown Golden in Co. Tipperary, to chat to dairy...

August 21, 2021

Buildings Focus: A 220-head capacity beef unit in Co. Longford

Buildings Focus: A 220-head capacity beef unit in Co. Longford

Farming just outside the townland of Ballymahon in Co. Longford is farmer and businessman Michael Delaney, who has recently built...

July 24, 2021

Buildings Focus: A 16-unit parlour, handling facilities and 70 cubicles in Kilkenny

Buildings Focus: A 16-unit parlour, handling facilities and 70 cubicles in Kilkenny

For this week’s Buildings Focus, Agriland made the trip down to Kilkenny to chat with a new entrant to dairy,...

July 17, 2021

Buildings Focus: Laying the foundations for the next generation in Co. Galway

Buildings Focus: Laying the foundations for the next generation in Co. Galway

During the week, Agriland made the trip west to Co. Galway to an open day on the farm of Tom...

July 3, 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

Buildings Focus: A 28-unit swing-over parlour for a 280-cow herd in Co. Cork

Buildings Focus: A 28-unit swing-over parlour for a 280-cow herd in Co. Cork

During the week, Agriland made the trip down south to Co. Cork, to check in on a recently installed 28-unit...

June 26, 2021

Buildings Focus: Creating a carbon copy of an existing suckler unit in Co. Tipperary

Buildings Focus: Creating a carbon copy of an existing suckler unit in Co. Tipperary

For this week’s Buildings Focus, Agriland made the trip to Co. Tipperary to check out a new suckler unit on...

June 20, 2021

Buildings Focus: Saving 4 hours a day with a new 20-unit parlour in Co. Mayo

Buildings Focus: Saving 4 hours a day with a new 20-unit parlour in Co. Mayo

During the week, Agriland headed out west to Co. Mayo, to speak to father-and-son team Leo and Enda Morrin from...

June 5, 2021

Buildings Focus: Grant-spec sheep shed for a 300-ewe flock in Co. Cavan

Buildings Focus: Grant-spec sheep shed for a 300-ewe flock in Co. Cavan

This week’s Buildings Focus saw Agriland make the trip to Co. Cavan, to check out a grant-spec sheep shed on...

May 29, 2021

Buildings Focus: 14-unit parlour for a start-up 75-cow herd in Co. Wexford

Buildings Focus: 14-unit parlour for a start-up 75-cow herd in Co. Wexford

Farming in the ‘sunny southeast’ is Robert Jacob, a new entrant to dairy farming this year, who is milking 75...

May 22, 2021

Buildings Focus: A sheep, calf and finishing unit all under one roof in Tipperary

Buildings Focus: A sheep, calf and finishing unit all under one roof in Tipperary

A stone’s throw away from Nenagh, Co. Tipperary, is beef and sheep farmer, Paul Conway. The Tipperary native, who works...

May 1, 2021

Buildings Focus: Leaving no stone unturned in this new suckler unit in Roscommon

Buildings Focus: Leaving no stone unturned in this new suckler unit in Roscommon

During the week, Agriland made the journey over to Loughglynn in Co. Roscommon to check out a new suckler unit...

April 24, 2021

Buildings Focus: 4-bay suckler unit with a creep and calving area in Co. Galway

Buildings Focus: 4-bay suckler unit with a creep and calving area in Co. Galway

During the week, Agriland made the trip to Corrandulla in Co. Galway, to check out a new 4-bay suckler unit...

April 5, 2021