Michael and Conor Murphyfarm 121.4ha (300 acres) in partnership just outside Kilmanagh, Co Kilkenny.

They own 36.4ha (90 acres) and rent the remaining 85ha (210 acres). The land area is all under grass, except for 18 acres which they use to grow maize to feed the winter-milking cows, with cows milked year-round.