Equine Farmer Family Business of the year


This award recognises a family business which can demonstrate a significant contribution made to the Irish Equine sector in the services/products it provides.

The criteria which the judging panel will consider include the following:

  • Innovation in service that demonstrates improved business performance
  • Demonstrates good ethical practices
  • Good management of boarding, training, transport, and breeding
  • Benefits generated by the business for the wider community
  • Investment in staff development
  • Demonstrates work safety practices of the highest standards
  • Exhibits commitment to sustainable practices
  • Demonstrates consistent delivery of service
  • Evidence of achievements

This category is open to micro, small, medium and large companies. Judging will be assessed in the context of the size and resources of the business.