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GLDA Student & Graduate Garden Design Awards

GLDA Student and Graduate Garden Design Competition Sustainable Garden Design Challenge For Application Details, email studentawards@glda.ie Submission Closing Date: Friday, 14th January 2019 (On-line submission) Judging Date: Saturday, 19th January 2019 Judging Panel: GLDA...
Aine Macken-Walsh, Bridín McIntire, John Hyland and Maeve Henchion pictured at the general meeting of the CERERE Horizon 2020 Programme.

Partners from 11 EU Countries meet in Galway to discuss Heritage Cereals

Partners from 11 EU countries are in Galway for a three-day meeting of CERERE – Cereal Renaissance in Rural Europe, funded by the European...
Dermot Forristal, Teagasc Crops Research Centre, Oak Park, Carlow, with presenter Kathriona Devereaux experiencing the future of farming inside a satellite-controlled smart tractor on ‘10 Things to Know About ... Space’ tonight on RTÉ 1 at 8.30pm.

10 Things to Know About … Space – Teagasc

Tractors and space may seem an unlikely alliance, but agriculture has come a long way from the scythes, horses and carts of Irish farms...
Future Growers Conference 2018

Future Growers Conference 2018 – NOTS – National Organic Training Skillnet

Future Growers Seminar 2018 – In conjunction with the National Organic Training Skillnet, Organic Growers of Ireland and the Department of Agriculture, Food and...
Industry Bursaries for Loughry Food Degree Students. Martin McKendry, CAFRE Director with final year BSc and FdSc Food Degree students Laura Megarity (Armagh), Rian Grant (Newry), Hannah Lennox (Cookstown) and Joe Maynes (Cookstown) at the Bursary Launch event at Loughry Campus, Cookstown

Industry bursaries for NI Loughry Food Degree students

The costs of Higher Education are often in the spotlight, but at the College of Agriculture, Food and Rural Enterprise (CAFRE) there is positive...
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SpeakEATsy: Soil & Climate Action

An evening of food, art, live music, poetry, DJs and dancing as part of the Global Green Christmas Party and World Soils Day. This...
Ewen Mullins - Snr Research Officer

New Head of Teagasc Crop Science Department

Teagasc has appointed Dr. Ewen Mullins as Head of the Crop Science Department, based in Oak Park, Carlow. Dr. Mullins qualified with a B.Sc....
A Slice of Science

Festival of Farming and Food – SFI Science Week at Teagasc 2018

Teagasc is hosting a series of exciting events for Science Week (November 11-18) as part of ‘The Festival of Farming and Food – SFI...
Bord Bia's Brexit barometer 2018

Brexit – Be prepared with free workshops by Bord Bia

The decision by the UK to exit the EU continues to represent a significant challenge to Ireland’s agriculture industry. In the two years since...

Teagasc Nursery stock seminar – 24th October

There is an exciting line-up planned for the event to be held in 2 weeks time. Seven speakers will bring us up to date...

Geoffrey Wright wins ITB academic excellence in horticulture award sponsored by...

This award, consisting of a bog oak perpetual trophy, cash prize and certificate is presented to the student in the final year...