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Sunday
Farming Weather
Medium rain showers
12°C
9°C
6am - 6pm: 1.10mm
6pm - 6am: 2.70mm


Monday
Farming Weather
Medium rain showers
13°C
8°C
6am - 6pm: 1.70mm
6pm - 6am: 0.90mm


Tuesday
Farming Weather
Medium rain showers
11°C
8°C
6am - 6pm: 0.60mm
6pm - 6am: 1.50mm


Wednesday
Farming Weather
Light rain
12°C
4°C
6am - 6pm: 2.50mm
6pm - 6am: 1.50mm


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Jack Kennedy
Jack Kennedy

Dairy Editor

T:
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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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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Calving results for the sexed semen trial carried out last spring are just being finalised this week showing lower conception rates
By Jack Kennedy on 10 April 2014
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Ireland will incur a significant superlevy bill for the end of year milk quota position.
By Jack Kennedy on 03 April 2014
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The last milk quota exchange has been completed, with 43m litres successfully traded for the 2014/2015 milk quota year.
By Jack Kennedy on 03 April 2014
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Genetics and Management are key to good herd fertility and this time of the year it is important to set the herd up right.
By Jack Kennedy on 03 April 2014
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