F.A.R.M., a company from Salesian Secondary College, Pallaskenry, Co. Limerick, was announced winner of the Junior Achievement Company of the Year 2013 hosted at citi in Dublin on the 2nd May.
F.A.R.M. designed, manufactured and are presently selling and marketing an innovative invention called the CowTail Lifter – a device that can be used by farmers to stop cows kicking while being milked.
The team will represent Ireland, competing against 32 European teams at the JA Company of the Year Competition in London in July.
With almost 2,500 Transition Year students countrywide taking part in Junior Achievement’s Company Programme, this year’s winners proved astute entrepreneurs.