Securing drivers for silage season in Kerry a serious challenge

Securing drivers for the silage season in Kerry is proving a serious challenge.

During the recession many skilled drivers left the country.

The evolution of machinery means that the silage cutting season has shortened and this makes attracting people to work with contractors more difficult.


Vice chair of Kerry IFA and contractor Neilus O’Connor from Moyvane believes more agriculture students should be encouraged to get involved:

 

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