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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.

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
After a watching the boys in green and getting the sheds washed, Brian Nicholson again thinks that electronic sheep tagging is the way the sector should go.
By Brian Nicholson on 30 November 2017
Brian Nicholson is working through the last of the grass for this autumn and wondering why he loses out on money for his lamb.
By Brian Nicholson on 16 November 2017
Brian Nicholson’s farmyard manure plan was thwarted by weather conditions and calendar rules.
By Brian Nicholson on 02 November 2017
Brian Nicholson is heading off for a study tour while the breeding season has started on the farm too.
By Brian Nicholson on 19 October 2017
Brian Nicholson is weighing up the pros and cons of his tillage operation against increasing ewe numbers.
By Brian Nicholson on 05 October 2017
Brian Nicholson has been shearing his ewes at a significant cost compared to the return from wool.
By Brian Nicholson on 07 September 2017
Brian Nicholson is preparing his ewes for the coming breeding season and drafting lambs for sale.
By Brian Nicholson on 24 August 2017
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