Irish Farmers Monthly editor Matt O’Keeffe has been confirmed as Chairman of the Farmex Livestock Crops & Soil Seminar at the Hub, Kilkenny on Friday October 12. The Kilkenny dairy farmer said he was very pleased to take on the role, adding: "The seminar will highlight novel technologies and best management practices on Irish dairy farms."
Speakers for the seminar include
1. Drone technology for farmers-Professor Kevin McDonnell, UCD
2. Tillage contracts for livestock farming-Shay Phelan, Teagasc specialist
3. Minimising Investment & Labour using contractors-Michael Moroney, Farm Contractors of Ireland
4. Natural Solutions for soil fertility, Claire Marlet, Sobac France