Katherine's Country: women involved in dairying deserve to feel empowered
Katherine O'Leary
The inaugural Dairy Women Ireland conference was held last weekend. Katherine O’Leary attended and found that DWI is for absolutely every girl/woman working in dairying.
23 November 2022 Katherine O'Leary
Remembering Vicky Phelan
The best way to honour Vicky is to look after ourselves actively and responsibly, writes Katherine O’Leary.
16 November 2022 Katherine O'Leary
New CAP regulations are live
The new Common Agricultural Policy has been signed off by Government. It is time to understand it, writes Katherine O'Leary.
Katherine's Country: Diarmiud becomes a transplant recipient
So many people have been involved in Diarmuid’s care to get him fit for his kidney transplant, writes Katherine O'Leary.
9 November 2022 Katherine O'Leary
Katherine's Country: laughter lights up Women & Agriculture
It was good to be back - face to face - at last week's Women & Agriculture conference. The best part was being able to laugh out loud and relax, writes Katherine O’Leary.
2 November 2022 Katherine O'Leary
Katherine’s Country: a frantic dash to Beaumont Hospital
When Diarmuid is called to Beaumont for a kidney transplant, the Dublin Metropolitan Region Roads Policing Unit comes to the rescue.
26 October 2022 Katherine O'Leary
A week in the country: battling pigeons and phone charging costs
Find out what caught the eye of the Irish Country Living team this week.
26 October 2022 Features
Katherine's Country: energy savings begin with small steps
When it comes to being more energy efficient, every saving will add up and collectively we can make a difference, writes Katherine O'Leary
19 October 2022 Katherine O'Leary
Katherine's Country: heroic response in the face of tragedy
Katherine O'Leary remembers the victims of the Creeslough explosion. “Hope for the future, even if it is difficult, must be sustained,” she writes.
12 October 2022 Katherine O'Leary
A week in the country: spindle fruit, breastfeeding stats and taking a rest
Find out what caught the eye of the Irish Country Living team this week
12 October 2022 Features
Katherine’s Country: 10% levy on concrete a severe blow
Katherine O’Leary did a double take when the 10% levy on concrete was announced. It will hurt her family and negatively affect any development needed on the farm.
5 October 2022 Katherine O'Leary
Colour, crowds, fun and puddles – Ploughing back with a bang
The mood of farmers was upbeat and enthusiastic at the Ploughing Championships.
28 September 2022 Katherine O'Leary