Shay Ryan - New Ross, Co. Wexford
Teagasc Glanbia Future Farm Focus
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- Shay is farming 70Ha outside New Ross, Co. Wexford.
- The plan is to increase cow numbers to 160 and to rear 40 replacement units.
- The calving interval is 382 days and the six week calving rate is 81%.
Shay gives us an insight into the farm, explains he is in the GLAS sheme and gives an overview of what steps he is taking to improve the sustainability of the farm. He also explains what they are doing on the farm to make it more labour efficient
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