Since the Irish Farmers Journal last met Brendan Regan in December 2013, Coney Island Genetics has gone from strength to strength.

“We are the only Department- and EU-approved semen collection centre that carries out on-farm and privately owned bull semen collection. So I am inundated with enquiries and orders, often having to turn down orders. At the minute, I have six months of orders on my books,” said Brendan.