On Thursday last, July 27, an enthusiastic gathering of staff, researchers, PhD students, summer interns and Teagasc Moorepark family members, joined together to run a 5.2 km road race, in support of two charities, namely Bothar and Volunteers in Irish Veterinary Assistance (VIVA).

These organisations set to benefit are livestock charities working with subsistence farming communities in developing countries and the event was held throughout the picturesque Teagasc Moorepark (Fermoy) campus, which led runners and walkers around the rolling pastures and along the farm roadways where they had to carefully dodge evidence, as the cows had walked the same path earlier that day!

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