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Jack Kennedy
Jack Kennedy

Dairy Editor

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01 419 9500

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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.

How you reseed depends on machine availability and soil and ground conditions so choose wisely
By Jack Kennedy on 24 July 2014
How to manage your final year of milk quota - see what options there are
By Jack Kennedy on 24 July 2014
With increased growth rate and alternative feeds available think about your 2014 options
By Jack Kennedy on 24 July 2014
The Northern Ireland list of grass seed varieties has just been released for 2014/15
By Jack Kennedy on 24 July 2014
A new ranking of grass varieties is under development by Teagasc and the Department and the first prototype has been released
By Jack Kennedy on 24 July 2014
Reducing pit face spoilage without large capital expenditure for alternative feeds
By Jack Kennedy on 24 July 2014
This year with lower cereal prices there are opportunities to store grain on farm potentially replacing purchased forage
By Jack Kennedy on 24 July 2014
As it's National Farm Safety Awareness day, Dairy editor Jack Kennedy shares his own experience of farm safety.
By Jack Kennedy on 21 July 2014
Regular weighing of calves and how to go about getting them on target; fly control; feed prices, reseeding etc. all reported on below.
By Jack Kennedy on 17 July 2014
Announcement of post-quota milk supply terms by Lakeland and Aurivo give farmers more insight into what to expect.
By Jack Kennedy on 10 July 2014
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