Dairy farmer Victor Jackson, Kiltegan Co. Wicklow is this years host for the annual IHFA open day, which will take place on July 6th.
This year is the 25th anniversary for the IHFA Open Day, the Jackson family hosted the very first open day back in 1992.
The event & will be officially opened by Andrew Doyle TD, Minister of State for Food, Forestry & Horticulture.
The IHFA Open Day has grown significantly, over the past 25 years and is a very important event for breeders and the wider dairy sector.
Events taking place on the day include stock judging, national herds competition & presentation of prizes.
Visitors can also view the very impressive Crossnacole herd, and there will be a celebratory Open Day sale of the top Crossnacole cow families.
Macra na Feirme will hold its annual stock judging competition as part of the Open Day proceedings.
There will be many trade stands displaying a wide range of products, for the dairy industry.
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