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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.

The annual KPMG / Irish Farmers Journal milk price review will be published in the coming weeks. Here are some of the changes to this year's review.
By Jack Kennedy on 02 July 2015
Last week Jim Delahunty, farming at Carrig, just outside Birr in North Tipperary, hosted a Teagasc farm walk and the focus was staged herd expansion.
By Jack Kennedy on 02 July 2015
Increasing measurment and management of the dairy business is a key goal for David Brady as he develops his dairy business.
By Jack Kennedy on 02 July 2015
Quoted prices from the Netherlands and the latest Global Dairy Trade auction show that dairy prices continue to slide.
By Jack Kennedy on 02 July 2015
Over 14,000 dairy farmers and those working in the dairy industry gathered in Moorepark, Fermoy today to discuss all that is new in the world of dairy farming.
By Jack Kennedy on 01 July 2015
Jack Kennedy tells us just how important a visit to Moorepark 2015 is for dairy farmers.
By Jack Kennedy on 01 July 2015
This year's Farmer's Focus at Moorepark focuses on the broad range of skills and experience that successful farmers have acquired to efficiently manage their business.
By Jack Kennedy on 29 June 2015
Suppliers are learning this week of payment options for superlevy fines from processors.
By Jack Kennedy on 25 June 2015
With large differences in milk price a reality in the UK ,those on a lower price are struggling to survive.
By Jack Kennedy on 25 June 2015
With prices under pressure across the world currency conversions play a major role.
By Jack Kennedy on 25 June 2015
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