Deputy Editor & Dairy Editor
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Jack Kennedy is the Dairy Editor with the Farmers Journal which he joined in October 2002. His main areas of responsibility relate to outlining the best existing and emerging technology inside the farm gate to dairy farmers. He previously worked as a researcher at Moorepark Grassland and Dairy Research Centre. He hails from a farming background in Cahir, Co Tipperary. He has a degree from the University College Dublin in Agriculture and a doctorate from Moorepark and UCD. His interests outside of farming are cycling and following all sports.
Jack Kennedy reports from the Kilkenny dairy farm as the snow clears and milk is collected.
By Jack Kennedy on 05 March 2018
Jack Kennedy reports from the Kilkenny farm, where snow drifts of 1m covered the roofless cubicles, stand-off pad and passageways.
By Jack Kennedy on 03 March 2018
Consider the waiting time between fertiliser and slurry applications this Spring writes Jack Kennedy