Melview farmer shortlisted for Bord Bia award

Melview farmer shortlisted for Bord Bia award

Tony McCormack, a dairy farmer from Melview, has been nominated for the first-ever Bord Bia Origin Green Sustainable Beef and Dairy Awards, putting him among the most efficient farmers in the country.

Mr McCormack is a supplier to the Aurivo Co-op, milking 85 cows on a 65-hectare milking block with a 10-unit parlour.

 With the main farm on heavy land, a drier outfarm is used to rear heifers and produce silage.

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