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Youngstock Podcast: 'world’s most boring' Tik Tok star entertaining thousands
Martin Merrick
Martin Merrick talks to Micheal Quinn, a professional photographer, sheep farmer and Tik Tok star whose humorous videos and vlogging entertain thousands from across the globe.
1 May 2024 Pedigree
All-Ireland young stockperson for 2024 to be crowned in Tullow
Adam Woods has details of this year’s Irish Farmers Journal/Irish Shows Association/FBD all-Ireland young stockperson competition, which was launched last week.
22 April 2024 Podcast
Youngstock Podcast: working with farmers to develop solar farms
Stephen Robb talks to Robyn Kelly, project developer with Lightsource bp, about her role in working with farmers to develop solar farms.
Renewables podcasts to catch up on
From solar panels to biomethane, Stephen Robb spoke to several developers and renewable energy experts over the past few weeks. Here’s how to listen to the podcasts.
17 April 2024 Renewables
Emerald Expo show launched
Adam Woods attended the launch of the Emerald Expo in Virginia in Co Cavan last week.
3 April 2024 Pedigree
Spotting a sick animal on a dairy farm
Aidan Brennan looks at the signs of ill health and the best way to spot them on dairy farms.
2 March 2024 Animal Health
Young Stock Podcast: bringing the first farm walk and talk to Co Donegal
Catch up with Robert Corroon, education and events officer with Agri Aware ahead of this year’s farm walk and talk series.
26 February 2024 Podcast
Watch: top-spec calf shed ramps up accommodation for 520-cow herd
With nearly all calves reared on the farm, good-quality accommodation for youngstock is a priority for the McGranes.
14 February 2024 Buildings
Young Stock Podcast: from Inishowen to Dyson's 37,000ac farm and back again
On this week's Young Stock Podcast, Stephen Robb talks to John Hegarty, area manager with Yara International, about his experiences working in France, the UK and Inishowen.
22 January 2024 Podcast
Young Stock Podcast: small cows delivering big solids in Roscommon
In this week’s podcast, we chat to Tommie Devine, a recent convert to dairy farming milking 140 crossbred cows on a grass-based system alongside working as a milk quality adviser with Aurivo.
5 December 2023 Podcast