« BackKerry farmers urged to enter Farmer of the Year Awards

Kerry farmers are being offered the chance to win a share of €20,000.

The Farmer of the Year Awards has eight categories rewarding dedication and innovation in areas including beef, dairy, sheep, tillage and equestrian.

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Entries can be made online at farmer of the year farmeroftheyear.ie until this Sunday; farmers can nominate themselves or be nominated by a third party.

Deputy Editor of the Farming Independent Darragh McCullough told Agritime that there is also a category to promote excellence in farm safety: