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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 National NDC/Kerrygold Milk Quality award winner displayed more skills than just quality milk credentials at the open day last week, Jack Kennedy reports
By Jack Kennedy on 22 June 2017
Jack Kennedy gives an update from the Greenfield Dairy Programme farm in Kilkenny.
By Jack Kennedy on 17 June 2017
The mixed weather delayed cutting of surplus grass on the Greenfield farm in Kilkenny and it has tightened stocking rate that bit too much for this week, writes Jack Kennedy.
By Jack Kennedy on 08 June 2017
What is Charles Clarke doing on his family farm in Cavan to improve fertility and milk solids production to drive better profits? Conail Keown reports.
By Jack Kennedy on 08 June 2017
Jack Kennedy offers advice to farmers who are dosing either dairy or beef stock at the minute.
By Jack Kennedy on 05 June 2017
The big guns remained unchanged in the April monthly milk league, but there were small changes for Aurivo, North Cork and Lakeland.
By Jack Kennedy on 01 June 2017
On average the Greenfield herd are delivering about two kilogrammes of milk solids per cow per day for the last two weeks reports Jack Kennedy.
By Jack Kennedy on 07 June 2017
It is essential that the very highest of standards are employed by all individuals applying MCPA products.
By Jack Kennedy on 01 June 2017
Torrential rain has made grazing that little bit trickier this Saturday.
By Jack Kennedy on 28 May 2017
The sun continues to shine on the Greenfield farm in Kilkenny, growth rates are hitting 80kg per day and grazing conditions are almost perfect.
By Jack Kennedy on 24 May 2017
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