Cathal Moran's Teagasc/Glanbia Open Source Future Farm Walk1 October 2021 1 October 2021
Venue Skeoughvasteen, Via Borris, Co. Kilkenny R95 NY89
Join us on Friday, 1 October at 11am on the farm of Cathal Moran, Skeoughvasteen, Co. Kilkenny, R95 NY89 for a Teagasc/Glanbia Open Source Future Farm Walk.
Cathal is a farmer participant in the Teagasc/Glanbia Future Farm Programme and is farming 177Ha in Co. Kilkenny. In 2019, he milked 328 cows with 100 replacement units. His plan is to increase this to 390 cows and near 100 replacement units. The calving interval is 367 days and the six week calving rate is 93%. Find out more about Cathal here.
Topics discussed during the farm walk will include:
- Carbon footprint explained
- Water quality
- Grass and cow performance update
- Animal Health
Numbers will be limited at this event in line with government Covid-19 guidelines and pre-registration is essential. Book your ticket below