Kenmare farmer starts thriving business from home

An enterprising farmer in South Kerry has turned his 35 acre farm and 6 cattle into a thriving business. Peter Ireson of Tousist near Kenmare produces markets and retails his own dairy products to half a dozen markets in Cork and Kerry. He sells butter, yoghurt and a dozen varieties of cheese. Mr Ireson is a believer in locally produced food and is constantly experimenting with new ways to make dairy products.