Jim, Pat and Paul
Three generations of Maher Family
Fourth generation artisanal cheese producers
Cooleeney Farm is run by the fourth generation of the Maher family. Pedigree Friesian dairy herd is the main enterprise and animal husbandry and breeding receive Jim and Pat’s careful attention. Quality is the keynote at Cooleeney. The four generations of Mahers in Cooleeney have built this dairy herd to its present high standard and the first recorded award for quality milk is noted in 1905 records. Cooleeney farm continues to receive national and international awards for cheeses.