Philip Donohoe

Philip was re-elected to the Irish Grassland Association at the 2013 AGM.  Philip is a Past President of The Irish Grassland Association (2010/’11). Philip is married to Michelle and they have two children, Katie and Jack. Philip is dairy farming near Goresbridge on the Carlow/Kilkenny border where he milks 75 cows and rears dairy replacement heifers for sale on the 48 ha family farm. His farming system is very much a simple one which is grass focused and concentrates on maximizing the amount of quality grass grown and eaten while delivering the best and most suitable genetics to harvest this grass.