Succession: ‘This is not the time to be talking about the farm after I die!’
Amii McKeever
Many families will try to avoid argument and conflict but there is a cost involved in this type of conformity particularly when it comes to farm succession, writes Paul Keogh.
13 April 2022 Show jumping
The War Horses
Michael Slavin reflects upon the consequence of war on horses and ponies through history.
15 March 2022 Living Life
Snake banishment? Tall tale or long story?
In honour of St Patrick’s Day Amii McKeever pays a visit to James Hennessey who – using the profits from his construction business during the boom – bought a zoo. And not just any zoo; a reptile one.
Katherine’s Country: what would we do?
War is making us uneasy. It is impacting our lives in so many ways and farmers are worried about the future, writes Katherine O’Leary.
15 March 2022 Katherine O'Leary
Feeling a fraud and selfish in the face of human suffering
The perspective we gain, when tragedy or war occurs can often be short lived. With war in Ukraine and millions being displaced Amii McKeever struggles to just continue as normal.
2 March 2022 Features