Part 1: We met with Emma McCormack from Stokestown Dairies. Emma is managing the 400 cows, a grass-based dairy farm in Westmeath.

Here we discuss how she got into dairy farming, Stokestown Dairies and the communication tools used on the farm.

 

Part 2: In this video, we look at Grazing Infrastructure, Grassland Management and the Breeding Season.

 

Part 3: In this video, we discuss roofless cubicles, managing cows in the winter period and slurry storage

 

Part 4: In this video, we look at the 50 bail Waikato parlour, calf rearing, the dairy and handling & drafting facilities.

 

We would like to thank Emma and her team at Stokestown Dairies for their time.

Emma is a great advocate for young people looking to get into farming. We wish her and all the team the very best.