29-12-2013 15:36 PM | Ireland

Irish farmers milk success amid economic fallout

Over the past two years, Darragh Vaughan, 34, from Kilbane, Co. Clare, has grown his cattle herd from scratch to nearly 400 after he took up farming in 2011.

"I have been constantly expanding and the plan is to grow the herd further next year," he said.

Vaughan is one of many Irish residents who are returning to the land these days in search of opportunities after Ireland's economy nearly collapsed - and like many, his endeavor has turned into a success.
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