Parteen farmer Tom Lane has taken over the reigns as Clare Chair of the Irish Farmers Association.
Lane, a suckler farmer, replaces Doonbeg’s Willie Hanrahan, who has served in the role for the past few years, following the local branch’s AGM this week.
He joins us on this week’s podcast to set out his stall and views for how to development the organisation here in Clare (from 15:01).
Also this week, General Manager of Clare Marts Martin McNamara is on hand to share information about their breeding programme, which is back for 2020 (from 10:06).
Paul Mullins from Teagasc is also on hand with advice for calving cows, to open up the show.
Listen back below: