Martin is named Kilkenny young farmer of the year

The Kilkenny FBD Young Farmer of the Year county finalist has been announced as Martin Holohan from Johnstown.

The Kilkenny FBD Young Farmer of the Year county finalist has been announced as Martin Holohan from Johnstown.

He will go on to represent his county at the semi-final of the 14th annual FBD Young Farmer of the Year Competition, run by Macra na Feirme in partnership with the IFA. Finalists will compete against 27 of the country’s other top young farmers in the national semi-finals, which take place in a number of locations next week. Six finalists will then be chosen to go through to the national final on September 4 in Kinnity Castle, Co. Offaly.