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Niall Moloney - Development Farmer

Name: Niall Moloney

Enterprise: Dairy Farmer

From: Crecora, Co. Limerick

Farm Size: 100 (55 Ha Milking Platform)


Annual Tonnage: Avg 12.2T Grass DM/Ha

Grazings: 8.2 Grazings/Paddock/Year

Stocking Rate: 2.6 LU/Ha (Milking Platform) - 2 LU/Ha (Whole Farm)

KgMS/Ha: 680 KgMS/Ha (Whole Farm)

Niall Moloney is the 2018 Young Grassland Farmer of the Year. Niall farms with family in Crecora , Co. Limerick. Together they run a 170 cow spring calving herd. Niall has an excellent attitude towards grassland management and over the past few years he has focused on improving many aspects of the grazing platform. This includes soil fertility, grazing infrastructure and pasture measurement.