Declan has a BAgrSC in Animal and Crop Production and has just completed a UCD/Teagasc PhD in Beef Production.
Identifying the changes that have added to improved gross margins, Declan Marren writes.
By Declan Marren on 12 April 2018
The financial performance of the focus farms from year one shows some great progress being made, Declan Marren writes.
By Declan Marren on 29 March 2018
Output from the sheep enterprise on the focus farms has been flagged as an area that needs to be improved across the board.
By Declan Marren on 15 March 2018
Sourcing replacement heifers was recently debated among the Farm Profit Programme members.
By Declan Marren on 01 March 2018
In part two of examining Steven Sandison’s Nuffield Report, we look at the factors that influence the differing performance between the top and bottom 10% of the farms surveyed.
By Declan Marren on 22 February 2018
The focus farmers got together last week to hear from Nuffield Scholar Steven Sandison
By Declan Marren on 15 February 2018
The Scottish Beef Association held a farm tour at Knockenjig farm at Sanquhar, Dumfries and Galloway. Declan Marren writes.
By Declan Marren on 23 February 2018