Mary Delaney

Mary Delaney Nuffield Scholar

Originally from County Monaghan, Mary Delaney is Head of Sales with the Irish Farmers Journal and a member of the Senior Management Team. She has responsibility for strategic partnerships; print and digital advertising; events and Traction media.

She is a past President of the Agricultural Science Association and a founding member of the Ceres Network. Prior to joining the Irish Farmers Journal, she was with Glanbia for 13 years and was Head of Equine and Tillage Sales.

Mary is a member of the Nuffield Ireland Board having completed her Nuffield Scholarship in 2015. Her topic “Sustainability – the Climate Change Challenge in Irish Dairying” was timely and complemented her passion for both sustainability and dairying. She lives on a spring calving dairy farm in County Kilkenny with her husband David and they have three children, Gerard, Daniel and James.

Sustainability: the climate change challenge for Irish dairying