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The 22 farmers participating in the BETTER Farm Beef Challenge are spread throughout the country. There is a variety of farm sizes and soil types. The farming systems include suckling to weanling, suckling to store, suckling to bull beef and suckling to steer. Find out more about the farmers including farm updates and videos by clicking on the links to their profiles below.  

FarmerCountyB&T Advisor
Robert Abbott Longford Shane Devaney
Thomas Bolger Carlow Hugh Mahon
Peter and Cathal Breen Wexford  Martina Harrington 
Wesley Browne Monaghan Conal Murnaghan
Brian Doran Wicklow Eoin Woulfe
Martin Downes Westmeath Paul Fox
John Dunne Offaly Bernard Doorley
James Flaherty Kerry Eugene O'Doherty
Ken Gill Offaly Paul Gibney
Shane Gleeson Limerick Pat Blackwell
Gerard and John Grieve Donegal Gary Fisher
Sean Hayes Clare Conor O’Reilly 
Maurice Hearne Waterford  Austin Flavin 
Tommy Holmes Mayo Tom Kelly
Philip Keville Leitrim Tom Coll
Harry Lalor Laois Peter Doolan
Gareth McCormack Cavan  Roslyn Fay 
Glen McDermott Sligo Peter Mullan
John McSweeney Cork West Anthony Dineen 
Henry and Richard Milligan Kildare Graham Waters
Nigel O'Kane Galway John KilboyleDamien Costello 
Stanley Farm Tipperary Michael Daly