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Walking the path of ‘marrying-into a farm’
Amii McKeever
Each month, Irish Country Living is meeting with a different farm family to learn how they make it work for them. First up is Cork dairy farmer Vannessa Kiely O'Connor, writes Amii McKeever
16 September 2020 Features
Walking the path of ‘marrying-into a farm’
Each month, Irish Country Living is meeting with a different farm family to learn how they make it work for them. First up is Cork dairy farmer Vannessa Kiely O'Connor, writes Amii McKeever
11 October 2017 Breeding & health
Quality milk standards improve
National quality milk standards for somatic cell count are improving year-on-year, writes Jack Kennedy.
Quality Milk Awards: consistency in results pushing Centenary Thurles supplier
Thorntons delivering in the shadow of the Rock of Cashel overlooking local stud farms.
24 September 2017 Milk quality
Quality Milk Awards: Clona producer mixing scale and quality
Large-scale investment on land and buildings reaping returns for Cork city producer.
24 September 2017 Milk quality
Quality Milk Awards 2017: set up crucial for busy operator in Monaghan
Setting up the dairy enterprise as a part-time business is central to the McMahon family organisation and development.
23 September 2017 Milk quality
Power family claim overall Quality Milk award
Tom and Moya Power have been crowned overall winners in the NDC/Kerrygold Quality Milk award for 2016.
4 October 2016 News
Award-winning dairy farm in Co Cork to host farm walk
The 2015 national winners of the NDC and Kerrygold Quality Milk Awards will host a farm walk in June on their 107ha farm in Co Cork.
15 May 2016 News
Quality milk awards launched for 2016
This week Kerrygold and the National Dairy Council launched the Quality Milk Awards for 2016.
27 April 2016 Breeding & health
How West Cork farmer claimed overall Quality Milk Award
For the first time in the history of the revamped Quality Milk Awards, a supplier to Drinagh Co-op in west Cork has claimed the overall top spot. Take a video tour of the farm.
21 October 2015 Breeding & health
Letter regarding the Quality Milk Awards
'It is good to see a number of successful dairy herds under 100 cows being nominated.' - Michael Molloy, Co Kildare
21 October 2015 Letters
Focus on measurement in Enniskeane
Owen O’Brien, Enniskeane, Co Cork, is milking 64 cows supplying Bandon Co-op.
21 October 2015 Milk quality