Ep 23: Celebrating Tractors & Saving Donkeys

Ep 23: Celebrating Tractors & Saving Donkeys

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I know it sounds like a strange combination but tractors and donkeys are more connected than you might realize.

The tractors that fueled Ireland’s agricultural economy put the donkeys out of work. And no one knows that story better than Austin O’Sullivan. He’s documented that change with a truly amazing museum that is housed in the outbuildings of a castle.

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And to take care of the an overwhelming overpopulation of donkeys no longer in service, in stepped the Donkey Sanctuary.

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It’s a cause and effect connection. You can hear both parts plus A Broad Abroad in Episode of Erin’s Isle.



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