Katherine's Country: women involved in dairying deserve to feel empowered
Katherine O'Leary
The inaugural Dairy Women Ireland conference was held last weekend. Katherine O’Leary attended and found that DWI is for absolutely every girl/woman working in dairying.
2 November 2022 Katherine O'Leary
Katherine's Country: laughter lights up Women & Agriculture
It was good to be back - face to face - at last week's Women & Agriculture conference. The best part was being able to laugh out loud and relax, writes Katherine O’Leary.
2 November 2022 Amii
Editorial: A cohort of women spanning 60 years
Where would you find a generation bridging group of women together where conversations based on entirely different formative experiences arise? Women and Agriculture of course. Writes Amii McKeever
Women & Agriculture 2022: unlike anything else you'll ever experience
Our 2022 Women & Agriculture Conference was an experience few will ever forget. Janine Kennedy recounts what it was like attending the conference for the first time.
2 November 2022 Features
Women & Ag: “We have a beautiful business and we'd like to keep it that way”
In the lead up to our Women & Agriculture Conference, Janine Kennedy speaks with Yvonne Connelly, who - along with her husband and daughters - recently won the Kerrygold and NDC Quality Milk Awards.
26 October 2022 Speakers
Connecting the generations through shared experiences
The Women & Agriculture Conference is back with topics ranging from domestic abuse to the rising cost of living. Amii McKeever is looking forward to meeting readers after a three-year forced sojourn.
26 October 2022 Amii
Airfield Estate’s Dr Kirstie McAdoo is challenging consumer food perceptions
In anticipation of Dr Kirstie McAdoo's presentation at the 2022 Women & Agriculture Conference, Janine Kennedy speaks with her about her work in food, agriculture and bridging the urban-rural divide
19 October 2022 Features
Katherine's Country: heroic response in the face of tragedy
Katherine O'Leary remembers the victims of the Creeslough explosion. “Hope for the future, even if it is difficult, must be sustained,” she writes.
12 October 2022 Katherine O'Leary
Change maker Helen McEntee
Minister for Justice Helen McEntee spoke to Caitríona Morrissey about tackling domestic violence, rural crime and juggling politicis with parenting, ahead of the Women in Agriculture conference 2022.
12 October 2022 Features
Women & Agriculture: Aisling Flanagan of Velvet Cloud on operating costs
In the lead-up to our annual Women and Agriculture Conference, Janine Kennedy speaks with Aisling Flanagan, who owns and operates ag-food business Velvet Cloud and will be a panellist at the event .
5 October 2022 Speakers
Women only groups not for you? Great - but check your privilege before judging
Co-chair of Dairy Women Ireland, Ciara Lynch, wants to empower other women farmers. Not just talking about problems, but providing tools to solve them.
21 September 2022 Features
Technological university series: Atlantic Technological University
For the month of July, Janine Kennedy will be lifting the lid on each of our five new technological universities - this week, it's all about ATU - Atlantic Technological University.
29 June 2022 Education