David Murphy from Tallow in Co Waterford was the recipient of the 2011 Nuffield Scholarship, sponsored by the Golden Jubilee Trust. David and his wife Fiona have a dairy and beef enterprise, with 80 dairy cows.
David’s study topic is “Dairy Co-ops For the 21st Century“.
He is a member of the Glanbia Advisory Committee, and would like to become more involved in the representative structure in his co-op. He is currently undertaking the ICOS/UCC Diploma in Corporate Direction (Food Business) in Cork.
Countries which David intends to travel to in pursuit of his study topic are the Netherlands, Denmark, Finland, Australia and New Zealand.