Longford student scoops AIB/Teagasc Award

A Longford student has taken the top prize at the AIB/Teagasc All Ireland Best Farm Business Plan Awards, which took place in recent days.

Enda Farrell, who’s from Ballymahon, is attending Ballyhaise Agricultural College in Cavan.

He won the award for his interview and farm business plan, which focused on improvements to on-farm facilities, mainly to support herd health and labour efficiency.

Edel Boyd, from Mountbellew Agricultural College, was also among the five finalists.