Kilworth Farm AMS
The farm is owned by Dairygold Co-operative Society Limited. Teagasc leases the farm and uses it to undertake some of its core dairy production research. The lease of this farm commenced in 2002. Of the 93 hectares present on the farm, 28ha have been allocated to the AMS.The current unit, a Lely A4 Astronaut, was installed in autumn 2016. Prior to this, there was a Fullwood Merlin in operation on the farm, from 2011-2015.
Researcher Bernadette O’ Brien
Research Technician Caitriona Crowe