‘I want to show young women that farming is a very attractive career choice’

As likely candidates for the accolade of Farmer of the Year go, Gillian O’Sullivan wasn’t always a front runner. To start with, she started her career far from her family’s Dungarvan farm, as a vet caring for small animals in Bray. And then there is th…

As likely candidates for the accolade of Farmer of the Year go, Gillian O'Sullivan wasn't always a front runner. To start with, she started her career far from her family's Dungarvan farm, as a vet caring for small animals in Bray. And then there is the fact that only for a family tragedy, O'Sullivan and her husband Neil might not have gotten involved in farming at all.