NS 2018 Global Farmer Roundtable is scheduled forOct 16-17 में डेस मोइनेस, Iowa coinciding with the week of the World Food Prize Borlaug Dialogue and International Symposium.

As the Roundtable approaches GFN is introducing this years participants. So let’s get to know a little bit aboutCheryl Hazenberg who farms in Ireland, and also Canada


किसान: CherylHazenberg

Cheryl Hazenberg and her husband, Kenneth Bray, joined by a holstein calf.

Country: Ireland

Where is your farm located?

Our family farmis located inCounty Westmeath, Ireland pretty much in the center of the country.

What does your farm look like? What is the size of your farm? What do you grow or raise?

My husband, Kenneth Bray, is the 8वेंgeneration of his family to farm this land. We are currently milking 70 पर मुख्य रूप से ख़ालिस Holsteins 96 एकड़ जमीन. (Cheryl is also engaged in her own familys beef cattle operation in Canada.)

What are you looking forward to most as you prepare to participate in the 2018 ग्लोबल किसान गोलमेज सम्मेलन?

I am most looking forward to meeting the other participants and in working towards solutions to common problems that we all face. Its nice to know that everyone shares similar issues and that none of us are alone in figuring them out.

Holsteins enjoying the Irish pasture and countryside.