FBD Young Farmer of the Year

Clare man named FBD Young Farmer of the Year 2019

Clare man named FBD Young Farmer of the Year 2019

A dairy farmer from Kilrush, Co. Clare has claimed the coveted FBD Young Farmer of the Year title for 2019....

November 26, 2019

Final 6 announced for FBD Young Farmer of the Year 2019

Final 6 announced for FBD Young Farmer of the Year 2019

The final six contestants competing for the FBD Young Farmer of the Year 2019 competition have been announced. In a...

November 26, 2019

Info farm walks to be held ahead of Young Farmer of the Year 2019

Info farm walks to be held ahead of Young Farmer of the Year 2019

The 21st FBD Young Farmer of the Year awards 2019 is fast approaching, with Macra na Feirme seeking to find...

June 6, 2019

Inaugural NRN Biodiversity Farmer of the Year announced

Inaugural NRN Biodiversity Farmer of the Year announced

Raymond Langan, a farmer from Ballycastle, Ballina, Co. Mayo, was named as the first National Rural Network Biodiversity Farmer of...

September 12, 2018

Young Farmer of the Year 2018 to be revealed next week

Young Farmer of the Year 2018 to be revealed next week

The 20th FBD Young Farmer of the Year will be crowned next Tuesday night (September 11) at the Castleknock Hotel...

September 5, 2018

Have you got what it takes to be the FBD Young Farmer of the Year 2018?

Have you got what it takes to be the FBD Young Farmer of the Year 2018?

The search is on for the 20th FBD Young Farmer of the Year. Organised by Macra na Feirme and supported...

May 3, 2018

Meet PJ O’Keeffe – FBD Young Farmer of the Year 2017

Meet PJ O’Keeffe – FBD Young Farmer of the Year 2017

PJ O’Keeffe, a dairy farmer from Co. Kilkenny, has been crowned Macra na Feirme / FBD 2017 Young Farmer of the...

November 28, 2017

Getting to know the winner of the FBD Young Farmer of the Year Competition

Getting to know the winner of the FBD Young Farmer of the Year Competition

Kevin Moran was crowned the FBD Young Farmer of the Year earlier this week, and since beginning his career in...

September 11, 2016

Semi-finalists announced for the FBD Young Farmer of the Year competiton

Semi-finalists announced for the FBD Young Farmer of the Year competiton

Over 30 young farmers entered this year’s FBD Young Farmer of the Year competition from the dairy, beef, sheep and...

August 30, 2016

FBD Young Farmer of the Year opens for entries

FBD Young Farmer of the Year opens for entries

The 2016 FBD Young Farmer of the Year is now open for entries and farmers in all enterprises are being...

March 11, 2016

Louth Macra farmer takes Young Farmer of the Year title

Louth Macra farmer takes Young Farmer of the Year title

This year’s winner of this year’s Macra na Feirme/FBD Young Farmer of the Year is a farmer from Louth. Jonathan...

September 1, 2015

FBD Young Farmer of the Year finalists announced

FBD Young Farmer of the Year finalists announced

This year’s FBD Young Farmer of the Year finalists have been announced, with the winner being named tonight (September 1)...

September 1, 2015

Ornua Chairman to head judging panel for FBD Young Farmer competition

Ornua Chairman to head judging panel for FBD Young Farmer competition

Aaron Forde, Director and Chairman of Ornua, is to lead a team of judges to determine Macra’s FBD Young Farmer...

August 25, 2015

FBD Young Farmer of the Year county finalists announced

FBD Young Farmer of the Year county finalists announced

This year’s FBD Young Farmer of the Year county finalists have been announced, with the winner named on September 1,...

August 19, 2015

Mayo farmer Sean O’Donnell wins Macra na Feirme Young Farmer of the Year

Mayo farmer Sean O’Donnell wins Macra na Feirme Young Farmer of the Year

Mayo farmer Sean O’Donnell is the winner of this year’s Macra na Feirme/FBD Young Farmer of the Year. He was...

September 2, 2014

FBD chairman to head up Young Farmer of the Year award judging panel

FBD chairman to head up Young Farmer of the Year award judging panel

Michael Berkery, Chairman of FBD, will head up a team of judges for the prestigious FBD Young Farmer of the...

August 31, 2014

2014 FBD young farmer of the year county finalists announced

2014 FBD young farmer of the year county finalists announced

The FBD Young Farmer of the Year 2014 county finalists have been announced. The 28 young farmers will go on...

August 7, 2014