3 Results for 'Horan, B.'

PR – AN ACTOR-ORIENTED APPROACH TO UNDERSTANDING DAIRY FARMING IN A LIBERALISED REGIME: A CASE STUDY OF IRELAND’S NEW ENTRANT SCHEME

Abstract: With the abolition of dairy quotas in 2015, major change in Europe’s dairy industry is imminent not only at the levels of national and international markets but at the level of individual farms. Critical questions in this context are ...Read More

PR – AN ACTOR-ORIENTED APPROACH TO UNDERSTANDING DAIRY FARMING IN A LIBERALISED REGIME: A CASE STUDY OF IRELAND’S NEW ENTRANT SCHEME

As part of the gradual expansion and abolition of EU milk quotas, the Irish government has approved the allocation of milk quota to a small number of new entrants to dairy production. The objective of this study was to describe ...Read More

PR – Characteristics, Intentions And Expectations Of New Entrant Dairy Farmers Entering The Irish Dairy Industry Through The New Entrant Scheme

The objective of this paper was to compare the economic efficiency of three divergent strains of Holstein-Friesian cows. Each strain was randomly allocated to one of three feeding systems: high milk output per cow from pasture (MP), high concentrate feeding ...Read More