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Bee groups embrace new EU partnership: trust is the key

Beekeepers, scientists, policy-makers and other relevant parties are to set up a European bee partnership that could transform the way bee health is assessed...
Opening Day at Bord Bia’s Bloom 2019

A Green Swell and a Gold Rush – Opening Day at Bord Bia’s Bloom

30th May 2019: As the gates open for the 13th annual Bloom festival in the Phoenix Park, Dublin this morning, Bord Bia announced that the highest-ever number of...

HC Advise – Get the best for your business at GLAS 2018

Whether you are a retailer or a wholesaler, there are many advantages to attending trade shows. It’s amazing how shortsighted some business owners can...

TU Dublin horticulture student Patrik Weisser takes part in this years’ super garden competition

Patrik Weisser, 24, from Abbbeyleix, is originally from the Czech Republic and is the youngest designer in the 2019 competition. He was selected as...

A record number of women enter agriculture training in Teagasc Kildalton College

The first week of September sees the start of the students returning to Agricultural Colleges throughout the country. Teagasc Kildalton College in Co. Kilkenny...

National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin delighted to host ‘Three Threads’

On 3 September 1907, Frederick William Moore (1857-1949), Curator of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin addressed the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS), London. His lecture...

Creed announces Food Wise Conference: Challenge, Ambition, Opportunity

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed TD, recently announced that his Department will host a major conference, Food Wise: Challenge,...

Pesticides: new default values proposed for dermal absorption

EFSA has published new guidance on dermal absorption of plant protection products (PPPs). The guidance proposes default values to be used in the absence of...

Grants for Horticulturists – Chartered Institute of Horticulture

The “Grants for Horticulturists” original website was created, established and managed by Dr. Henry Oakeley and Graham Smith and supported by the RHS since...

CAFRE Summer school for young NI tractor drivers

JUNE 7, 2017 Summer school for young tractor drivers The school holidays are just around the corner, and many young members of the family will be...