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Gerry Boyle

Department sanctions Teagasc's temporary Green Cert teaching posts
The Department has recently approved Teagasc’s request for 15 new temporary posts to meet acute demand for the Green Cert in some geographical locations.
By Amy Nora Fitzgibbon on 09 February 2017
Teagasc director Prof Gerry Boyle remembers TK Whitaker's legacy on farming and agriculture.
By Contributor on 19 January 2017
Brain drain at Teagasc continues
I see that another big name has departed Teagasc in favour of a life in the education world.
By The Dealer on 07 January 2017
3,500 people on Green Cert waiting list
There are approximately 3,500 people waiting to be accepted onto Green Cert courses, according to Teagasc director Professor Gerry Boyle.
By Amy Nora Fitzgibbon on 25 November 2016
Increases in income from the Knowledge Transfer programme and additional research income brought Teagasc’s total income to €175m in 2015.
By Amy Nora Fitzgibbon on 24 November 2016
Listen: Teagasc income up €10m in line with increased activity
Increases in income from the Knowledge Transfer programme and additional research income brought Teagasc’s total income to €175m in 2015.
By on 17 May 2017
Public service cannot compete with private companies on pay – Teagasc
Teagasc chair Dr Noel Cawley has said that semi-state companies such as Teagasc cannot compete with private companies on staff pay.
By Amy Nora Fitzgibbon on 22 November 2016
With temporary teaching contracts coming to an end, Teagasc has said it will be difficult to ensure that all students receive the Green Cert.
By Patrick Donohoe on 17 November 2016
The former Macra CEO is now tasked with rebuilding IFA. He seems well equipped for the job
By The Dealer on 17 November 2016
Listen: Damian McDonald appointed new IFA boss
The CEO of Horse Sport Ireland (HSI), Damian McDonald, was announced as the new director general (DG) of the Irish Farmers Association (IFA) on Wednesday morning.
By Patrick Donohoe on 17 May 2017
Teagasc director Gerry Boyle follows James Brady out of the IFA race. A CEO is expected next week.
By The Dealer on 10 November 2016
New service launched for bereaved farm families
Families affected by farm accidents can avail of a free service that will deal with technical, management and scheme assistance.
By Tommy Moyles on 21 September 2016
PastureBase to merge with AgriNet Grass to offer one package
The two softwares are set to join forces for 2017, to offer farmers one package, called PastureBase Ireland.
By Alice O'Sullivan on 21 September 2016
After leaving the European Union, British consumers could choose to favour British food, turn to cheaper imports from global markets or continue to buy products from their Europeans neighbours.
By Thomas Hubert on 18 August 2016
Teagasc Director, Professor Gerry Boyle shares his thoughts as to why there is such a large rise in the movement of high profile specialists from Teagasc to the private sector.
By Peter Varley on 06 July 2016
Families of those who died in farm accidents as well as leaders from the agri sector gathered at an annual service in Co Laois last week.
By Patrick Donohoe on 30 June 2016
Advisers, specialists and researchers along with the main stakeholders will come together to address challenges facing the sector, writes Teagasc director Prof Gerry Boyle.
By Contributor on 30 June 2016
After a 6% average increase in farm incomes last year, 2016 will be a different matter for Irish farms, warns Teagasc.
By Pat O'Toole on 26 May 2016
Weekly podcast: Glanbia loans, farm technology, Brazilian beef farmer and rugby
In this week's podcast, we discuss Glanbia's MilkFlex scheme and emerging technologies on farms. We also hear from a Brazilian Nuffield scholar and former rugby star John Hayes.
By Thomas Hubert on 09 March 2016
Teagasc will roll out the fineries for a 1916 farming commemorative event.
By The Dealer on 28 January 2016
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