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Jack Kennedy
Jack Kennedy

Dairy Editor

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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.

Production at Glanbia's Belview facility has been hit following an issue in one of the dryers.
By Jack Kennedy on 27 April 2017
As the first season of peak milk production draws to a close, Jack Kennedy looks at the milk production for April.
By Jack Kennedy on 27 April 2017
Farmers supplying the west Cork group of co-ops are all in line for a significant bonuses.
By Jack Kennedy on 27 April 2017
With milk supplies increasing and processors holding milk price farmers are getting the first decent cheque for 2017
By Jack Kennedy on 27 April 2017
The Greenfield cheque for March milk has arrived to help cashflow, writes Jack Kennedy.
By Jack Kennedy on 27 April 2017
Farmers who ordered AI straws prior to the active bull list being published will be able to make changes to orders, most of the AI companies have confirmed.
By Jack Kennedy on 27 April 2017
Here are a few pointers to know when a cow is coming into heat, when she is bulling and when the bulling period is over.
By Jack Kennedy on 22 April 2017
Munster AI, Progressive Genetics, Dovea AI have all confirmed they are willing to replace AI straws that have fallen in EBI value as a result of the latest revision in EBI values.
By Jack Kennedy on 21 April 2017
Dairy farmers should have a plan for breeding maiden heifers set up this week, writes Jack Kennedy.
By Jack Kennedy on 20 April 2017
Global dairy markets show a relatively positive picture this week, with a rise in the GDT too.
By Jack Kennedy on 20 April 2017
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