Sinéad Conry named Best Emerging Young Farmer

Sinéad Conry of Co. Roscommon has won the Best Emerging Young Farmer Award at the Young Farmer of the Year Awards.

The Castlerea native has been on a winning streak recently, as she took the title of Queen of the Land at the Macra na Feirme event in Co. Offaly just two weeks ago.

Edward Egan, also from the county, won the Land Mobility Award, while Thomas Kane of Co. Cavan took home the Best Young Farm Manager Award.

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The ceremony for the awards, which are in their 21st year, took place in Castleknock Hotel in Dublin on Tuesday.

Speaking to Shannonside FM, Sinéad says young farmers are the future of Ireland: