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Friday
Farming Weather
Clear weather sun
13°C
7°C
6am - 6pm: 0.00mm
6pm - 6am: 7.50mm


Saturday
Farming Weather
Medium rain showers
11°C
7°C
6am - 6pm: 3.60mm
6pm - 6am: 0.40mm


Sunday
Farming Weather
Scattered clouds
13°C
6°C
6am - 6pm: 0.40mm
6pm - 6am: 0.00mm


Monday
Farming Weather
Sun with light cloud
14°C
8°C
6am - 6pm: 0.00mm
6pm - 6am: 0.00mm


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Jack Kennedy
Jack Kennedy

Dairy Editor

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01 419 9500

M:
087 908 2651

E:
jkennedy@farmersjournal.ie


Jack Kennedy is the Dairy Editor with the Farmers Journal which he joined in October 2002. His main areas of responsibility relate to outlining the best existing and emerging technology inside the farm gate to dairy farmers. He previously worked as a researcher at Moorepark Grassland and Dairy Research Centre. He hails from a farming background in Cahir, Co Tipperary. He has a degree from the University College Dublin in Agriculture and a doctorate from Moorepark and UCD. His interests outside of farming are cycling and following all sports.

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The February floods have disappeared, calving is almost complete, grass is bursting ahead and now it’s time to get the cows back in calf again.
By Jack Kennedy on 24 April 2014
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Management of farms in high rainfall areas is sometimes different but often the principles are the same.
By Jack Kennedy on 24 April 2014
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Sunshine and showers are really driving growth rates on farms all around Ireland this week so action and plans are essential
By Jack Kennedy on 24 April 2014
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With growth rates booming and farms filling up with grass there is plenty of action in the fields.
By Jack Kennedy on 24 April 2014
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It appears that Ireland will finish the 2013/2014 milk quota year 0.94% over milk quota.
By Jack Kennedy on 17 April 2014
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Farmers asked plenty of questions and in this article we outline the most popular questions and answers.
By Jack Kennedy on 17 April 2014
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With weather and soil conditions much improved reseeding, breeding and planning are high on the agenda.
By Jack Kennedy on 17 April 2014
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Glanbia suppliers will be offered a five year milk contract instead of seven year one it has emerged. Glanbia has also decided to created a €2.5m loyalty fund.
By Jack Kennedy on 10 April 2014
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Ireland is at the forefront of breeding technologies with major players like the US and New Zealand now following our lead, Jack Kennedy writes.
By Jack Kennedy on 10 April 2014
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North Cork Co-op aims for better technical management onto dairy farms.
By Jack Kennedy on 10 April 2014
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