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OAD Milking Farm Walk : Faciliator Brian Hilliard, Teagasc, Shandon,

Event Time 12:30pm
Venue Donal O'Loughlin, Rossmore, Ballymacarbry, Clonmel, Co Tipperary E91 AD82
County Advisory and Training Services Shandon, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford. Tel: 058-41211/41265/41797 FAX: 058-43551 E-Mail - brian.hilliard@teagasc.ie www.teagasc.ie 12th June 2019 This meeting is organised for NEW and EXISTING OAD Milkers as well as those who intend to milk OAD. Agenda:  Registration – 12:30pm  Why/ When Donal started milking OAD  Performance / Progress of Herd since going OAD – Physical - Financial  Benefits & Issues of OAD Milking Donal’s Teagasc Adviser, Kevin Barron will have Farm Details leaflet printed for the meeting.  Donals farm is situated on the Tipperary/ Waterford border, 4km from the village of Ballymacarbry in Waterford  He is milking 200 cows and is one of the top EBI Herds in the Country  374 kgs of Milk Solids/Cow was delivered to Glanbia last year. Directions: Map and directions P.T.O. Brian Hilliard Teagasc Adviser Directions: Eircode : E91 AD82 SatNav : (52.270575 -7.765352) From Dungarvan & Clonmel: Take the road R671. Follow Teagasc signs which will commence from the Clonmel side of Ballymacarbry village. Farm is approximately 4km from Ballymacarbry village. Farm will also be signposted from Ardfinnan and Newcastle.