4 Results for 'Ruane, D.J.'

Po. Intensity Of Agricultural Contractors Usage On Suckler Beef Farms In Ireland

Keywords: contractors, farms, suckler beef, tasks.

Po. Intensity Of Agricultural Contractors Usage On Suckler Beef Farms In Ireland

The aim of this study was to quantify the labour requirement, available labour sources and actual labour contributed by those sources on Irish dairy farms. The data was generated on 36 medium (50 – 80 cows) and large (>80 cows) ...Read More

PR – Profile Of Labour Demand, Resources And Contribution On Irish Dairy Farms

Research work on agricultural contractors appears not to have kept pace with other research areas within the field of farm management. Contracting relieves farmers of the burdens associated with direct employment and with short seasonal tasks. Contractors offer farmers flexibility ...Read More

PR – An Initial Study Of The Use Made By Suckler Beef Farmers Of Agricultural Contractors In The Republic Of Ireland

Quality of Life is influenced by a number of key influential factors (happiness; family life; health, and finances). The current literature pertaining to these Quality of Life factors were reviewed to examine if any variation existed among farm families experiencing ...Read More