Graduated from University College Dublin in 1987 with degree in Agricultural Science. Worked as Sales Manager with Agritech, Nenagh for 10 years before joining SWS Group in Bandon as an agricultural advisor. Set up P. McCarthy Agri Services in 2007 after the sale of the SWS group and the subsequent closure of its Agri-Services division. Patrick also keeps a suckler herd of 40 pedigree Aberdeen Angus cows.
All Farm Schemes including:
- REPS and AEOS Scheme
- GLAS New !!!
- Single Farm Payment
- New Basic Farm Payment (new entitlements)
- Young Farmers Scheme
- Farm Safety Scheme
Farm schemes . . . (continued)
- National Reserve Application
- TAMS Grants(Farm Capital Investment Grants)
- Farm Nutrient Planning including Soil Testing
- Commonage Plans
Discussion Group Facilitation
Beef, Sheep and Dairy discusson groups faciliated.
Dept. of Agriculture approved facilitator.
Technical Agricultual Advisory
Technical Advice on modern farming including all aspects of grassland management and reseediing.