BETTER farm: Ricky happy with his Herefords in Co Kildare
Ricky Milligan is happy to see the end of drought 2018 as he begins finishing stores to sell before the winter. Matthew Halpin writes.
Watch: why an autumn-calving system suits Offaly BETTER Farm
Organic beef producer Ken Gill calves his 70 suckler cows in the autumn.
Producing organic beef in Offaly
Matthew Halpin visited organic beef farmer Ken Gill on his farm in Offaly last week.
BETTER Farm: improving quality while expanding the herd
As cow numbers jumped from 83 to 115 in five years, the Joe and Harry Lalor's herd replacement index has also improved significantly.