William Kellett

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William Kellett

Journalism Intern

William Kellett is a third year Journalism and New Media student at the University of Limerick. He hails from Co. Meath and comes from a farming background on both sides of his family. Outside of writing he is a former winner of the Irish National Racing Driver of the Year award.

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Batters meets Minister for Exports to discuss dairy strategy

Batters meets Minister for Exports to discuss dairy strategy

National Farmers Union (NFU) president Minette Batters has met with Minister for Exports, Mike Freer MP, to explain more about...

Etsy and eBay begin crackdown on DIY ear cropping kits

Etsy and eBay begin crackdown on DIY ear cropping kits

Two major UK online retailers in Etsy and eBay have cracked down on the sale of ‘DIY’ dog ear cropping...

3 nature recovery projects to benefit from £11m funding

3 nature recovery projects to benefit from £11m funding

Three vital nature recovery projects aimed at tackling the climate and biodiversity crisis will receive a funding boost of over...

Dunbia to invest £1m in measuring the carbon footprint of 500 farms

Dunbia to invest £1m in measuring the carbon footprint of 500 farms

Dunbia, the UK division of Dawn Meats Group, is investing an initial £1 million in a new multi-year, full supply...

NFU uplands forum meets with Prentis to discuss SFI changes

NFU uplands forum meets with Prentis to discuss SFI changes

The National Farmers Union (NFU) uplands forum is calling for significant development of the Sustainable Farming Incentive (SFI) to make...

NI pig industry issues is making the sector ‘unsustainable’ – Sugden

NI pig industry issues is making the sector ‘unsustainable’ – Sugden

East Derry MLA Claire Sugden has expressed her “profound concern” that current labour shortages and other economic forces are making...

Slurry season brings renewed risks to farmers – HSENI

Slurry season brings renewed risks to farmers – HSENI

With the closed period for spreading slurry coming to an end at midnight on January 31, the Health and Safety...

NI Water receives Green Apple  award

NI Water receives Green Apple award

Northern Ireland (NI) Water recently scooped a major Green Apple award 2021 for restoration work carried out at Tullychurry Forest,...

Tiree woman takes prestigious Argyll & The Islands award

Tiree woman takes prestigious Argyll & The Islands award

Susan Lamont from Tiree is this year’s recipient of the Stalwart award, presented annually by NFU Scotland’s Argyll & the...

NFU Scotland welcomes LFASS payments

NFU Scotland welcomes LFASS payments

NFU Scotland has welcomed the announcement that more than 9,000 eligible farmers and crofters in some of Scotland’s most remote...

British Wool relaunches young farmers’ training offer

British Wool relaunches young farmers’ training offer

British Wool and the National Federation of Young Farmers’ Clubs (NFYFC) are collaborating for a fourth year in 2022, and...

New trustee appointed to the Dick Harrison Trust

New trustee appointed to the Dick Harrison Trust

The Dick Harrison Trust has appointed Martin Hall as a new trustee following the retirement of well-known farmer and long...

New head of research for Scotland at GWCT

New head of research for Scotland at GWCT

Dr. Louise de Raad has joined the Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT) as head of research Scotland and director...

Cawood acquires Express Micro Science

Cawood acquires Express Micro Science

Cawood, the UK’s largest provider of analytical laboratory testing services for land-based industries, has acquired the Scottish microbiology and food...

Inaugural Great British Calf Week to take place in February

Inaugural Great British Calf Week to take place in February

The inaugural Great British Calf Week will take place between February 2 and February 9, to celebrate the progress that...

Decisions on rural schools should not be purely cost-driven – Sugden

Decisions on rural schools should not be purely cost-driven – Sugden

East Derry MLA Claire Sugden has expressed concern that the vital contribution of rural schools to their communities is not...

Continental Tyre group appoint new managing director

Continental Tyre group appoint new managing director

Continental Tyre group managing director, David Smith has announced he will retire at the end of March 2022. Tarik Görgün,...

767 bulls head to Stirling Bull Sales

767 bulls head to Stirling Bull Sales

United Auctions will welcome a grand entry of 767 pedigree bulls and females forward for the Stirling Bull Sales at...