Strokestown business wins Enterprise Ireland award




Strokestown business HerdEye claimed the ‘IFAC Best Newcomer’ prize at this year’s Enterprise Ireland Innovation Awards.

  The County Roscommon-based agri-tech company have developed a computer-based vision system for livestock health monitoring using machine learning.

  HerdEye was one of fifty exhibitors at Enterprise Ireland’s Innovation Arena, showcasing the best of enterprise and innovation within the agricultural sector in Ireland.

  The most innovative Irish agri-tech and agri-engineering products took home Enterprise Ireland Innovation Arena Awards at the National Ploughing Championships in Carlow last week.

  IFAC’s Head of Food and Agribusiness, David Leydon, Enterprise Ireland’s Chief Executive, Julie Sinnamon and Managing Director of the National Ploughing Association, Anna May McHugh presented Mark McGann and Ciaran Feeney from HerdEye with the ‘IFAC Best Newcomer’ award.