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IFJ Junior: common crane conservation in Ireland’s bogs
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Can the Common Crane make a big comeback now that its natural habitat bogs are being rewetted? Niamh Kelly reports.
23 November 2022 Farmer Writes
When I grow up I'll be able to give my dad ‘a break milking cows’
Our young IFJ Junior readers give us the down low on what’s going happening on their farms and in their lives this winter.
23 November 2022 News
Smart savings for savvy junior consumers
Are you feeling the pinch this holiday season? Janine Kennedy is here to offer you some tips on how to stretch your pocket money.
This holiday season, give the gift of biscuits
This shortbread biscuits are really easy to make, with just a few simple ingredients, but they taste like they came from an expensive patisserie.
23 November 2022 News
Toy review: Farming Simulator 2022
William and Andrew Woods review the Farming Simulator Xbox game.
23 November 2022 Agri toys
Vets of the future get hands-on through play
From breech births to C-sections, children got a chance to play at being hands-on vets at the Ploughing this year, thanks to an inspired idea from the Veterinary Council of Ireland, writes Maria Moynihan.
23 November 2022 Animal Health
Dairy beef calves - getting the accommodation right
Having the correct facilities for rearing dairy-bred suckler calves will ensure that they get off to the best start.
23 November 2022 Buildings
IFJ Junior: ‘Don’t squeeze the udder too hard and you’ll be grand’
At the age of 11, Alan Fitzpatrick from Co Clare is already an able milker. He talks to Anne O’Donoghue about his favourite jobs and favourite time of year on the farm.
23 November 2022 Feature
Conservation grazing with Shetland ponies
Helen Sharp finds out more about the ponies she lives next to and how they are helping conservation efforts in Co Fermanagh.
23 November 2022
Preparing for the showring
Shanon Kinahan examines what it takes to make it to the show ring.
23 November 2022 Pedigree
The Soden Free Range kids
The Soden family have a truly egg-citing household with four children between the ages of nine and 12. They tell Sarah McIntosh about their 55,000 hens and life in the countryside.
23 November 2022 Poultry
'I am able to drive it by myself'
Enzo Keane reviewed the John Deere Gator for IFJ Junior.
23 November 2022 Agri toys