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Ciarán Lenehan
Ciarán Lenehan

Beef specialist

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Ciarán has a first class honours degree in Animal Science from UCD and completed a research masters in beef cattle nutrition and production systems. He manages a 50-cow suckler to beef herd in Skryne, Co Meath and has a keen interest in sports.

Towards the north and west, getting grass into cattle remains a challenge and a lot of animals are indoors at this point.
By Ciarán Lenehan on 21 September 2017
As weaning commences in the spring-calving BETTER beef herds, Ciarán Lenehan analyses performance and uses international metrics to rank herd efficiency.
By Ciarán Lenehan on 21 September 2017
Lead researcher at Derrypatrick, John Heslin, and Grass 10 coordinator, John Maher, spoke of soil health at the Grange farm and outlined some statistics and practical tips on improving the area.
By Ciarán Lenehan on 17 September 2017
Ciarán Lenehan toured the Miratorg beef operation on a recent tour of Russia, a 200,000 cow fully integrated beef operation with big ambitions.
By Ciarán Lenehan on 21 September 2017
Ciarán Lenehan met Sergey Yushin, chief executive of the Russian National Meat Association, on a recent trip to the country.
By Ciarán Lenehan on 14 September 2017
Ciarán Lenehan attended the latest Grass 10 walk at Teagasc Grange. Grass 10 is pushing farmers to graze paddocks 10 times a year.
By Ciarán Lenehan on 13 September 2017
Relentless rain has been the final straw for many farmers in the last few days, with a lot of cattle now housed
By Ciarán Lenehan on 14 September 2017
Our feeding demo at the Ploughing will look at concentrate feed ingredients, silage quality and silage quantity.
By Ciarán Lenehan on 14 September 2017
Shane Gleeson is representing Limerick in phase three of the BETTER farm beef programme and features in the Irish Farmers Journal this week.
By Ciarán Lenehan on 18 September 2017
John Heslin provides the latest update from the Derrypatrick research suckler herd at Teagasc Grange.
By Ciarán Lenehan on 12 September 2017
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