James Straines is a beef farmer in Co Donegal.
Co Donegal beef farmer James Strain reflects on the importance of talking about farm succession before it is too late.
By James Strain on 13 January 2018
Co Donegal beef farmer James Strain looks back at the disastrous weather of late 2017 and resolves to make 2018 a better year inside his farm gate.
By James Strain on 08 January 2018
Is there anything more frustrating than when a newborn calf, for reasons best known to itself, decides it doesn’t want to suck?
By James Strain on 20 November 2017
Co Donegal beef farmer James Strain believes he is sounding like a broken record complaining about the weather again.
By James Strain on 27 September 2017
At this time of year, James Strain likes to keep a real close eye on cows and especially dry heifers for summer mastitis.
By James Strain on 24 July 2017