Cavan family gear up to host RTE’s Big Week on the Farm

This year, RTE’s Big Week on the Farm will be hosted by a Cavan family.

RTÉ One will broadcast live from Pat Shalvey’s 100 acre farm in Maudabawn near Cootehill in a purpose built studio, taking viewers to the heart of the action.

Last year, The Big Week on the Farm was a ratings hit for RTÉ, with 1.5 million people tuning in to watch the show.

Viewers can watch the farm action every day next week from Monday to Friday at 7pm.

Speaking on The Joe Finnegan Show today, Pat Shalvey says that his family are proud to represent the local farming community: