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No regrets: Michael Doran was IFA livestock chairman when he took the decision to ditch his 120-cow suckler herd in favour of dairying

No regrets: Michael Doran was IFA livestock chairman when he took the decision to ditch his 120-cow suckler herd in favour of dairying

No regrets: Michael Doran was IFA livestock chairman when he took the decision to ditch his 120-cow suckler herd in favour of dairying

Michael Doran turned many heads when as IFA livestock chairman he ditched his 120-cow suckler herd in favour of a future in dairying.

When he spoke to the Farming Independent on his plans in 2014, he said he believed that the tightest margins in dairying are better than the most optimistic returns from beef.


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