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Brian Nicholson
Brian Nicholson

Farmer Writes

01 419 9500


Brian and his wife Alison farm sheep on 108ha of grassland at Johnstown, Co. Kilkenny.

Grass is finally growing again on Brian Nicholson’s Kilkenny farm and he looks back at how the lambing season finished up.
By Brian Nicholson on 19 April 2018
Brian Nicholson is almost finished lambing on his farm and is assessing grass and fodder supplies.
By Brian Nicholson on 05 April 2018
Brian Nicholson was expecting the worst when he sent the samples to his local regional vet lab.
By Brian Nicholson on 22 March 2018
Brian Nicholson reflects on the week that Storm Emma coincided with the start of lambing in Kilkenny.
By Brian Nicholson on 08 March 2018
Brian Nicholson has been segregating lame ewes to reduce his workload on the farm.
By Brian Nicholson on 22 February 2018
Brian Nicholson has started measuring grass again, with the aim of getting the balance right between growth and utilisation.
By Brian Nicholson on 08 February 2018
Brian Nicholson tried and failed to complete his Sheep Welfare Scheme application online.
By Brian Nicholson on 25 January 2018
Brian Nicholson is keeping manual labour to a minimum as he battles a bout of flu.
By Brian Nicholson on 11 January 2018
It's going to be a busy 2018 lambing for Brian Nichsolson, with his ewes scanning 2.27. But, before that, the feet are up for the Christmas.
By Brian Nicholson on 28 December 2017
Now is the time for primary producers to take a better grip of the sale and marketing of the food they produce, according to Brian Nicholson.
By Brian Nicholson on 14 December 2017
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