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Long hours, bad weather, endless paperwork, volatile prices – welcome to the reality of farming in Ireland

Independent IE
These holdings are caricatured with smiley farmers, with both parents working on the farm and their children happily helping out with farm chores. A blissful dream of the idyllic rural lifestyle is created. Is this the reality on Irish farms or is there a disconnect between this dream and what actually happens at ground level?

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