Sign in to your account
Forgot / Reset Password? Click here
Not registered with Farmers Journal? Register now to read 10 Journal+ articles for FREE
Or

To redeem your unique loyalty code from the print edition click HERE
Just one final step...
You must confirm your email address by clicking on the link we’ve sent to your email address.
You are only one short step away from reading...
VIDEO: Agricultural-related projects at the BT Young Scientist competition
Register below to read ten Journal+ articles
for free per month.
Or to redeem your unique loyalty code
from the print edition click HERE
Only takes a second!
Already registered with Farmers Journal? Sign in
By registering an account you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.
code

VIDEO: Agricultural-related projects at the BT Young Scientist competition

By on
The BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition 2014 has begun in the RDS today and features numerous entries related to agriculture.
The BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition 2014 has begun in the RDS today and features numerous entries related to agriculture.

The Farmers Journal's Maura Fay has been speaking to some of the students who carried out projects related to farming.

"Easy Farming" is a company that was set up by two transition year students, Barry Mohan and Darragh Matthews from the Patrician High School, Carrickmacross. Their company has developed a machine for automatically dosing cattle.

"Comparing the nutriontional value of horse meat to other meats" is a project by Anna Flannery and Sheila Ryan from Salesian College, Limerick.

"Farm App" is an app by Pauric Leech and David Newcomen from Franciscan College, Meath that's designed to help dairy farmers identify which cows are next to calf.

"Free-range eggs- who's the mammy?" is a project by Maille Cronin from Coláiste Muire, Crosshaven, Cork that aims to determine which hens are laying in a free range poultry farm using RFID and wireless sensor technology.

Related tags
Related Stories
Purebred Limousin Bull for sale. 16 months old.Drumboory Kronk. €141 for te...
2016 National Junior Simmental Bull Champion Doire-Goile Gunner born Feb 15. By ...
Ebi 235, was and pka, 2 bulls finished with heifers, born Feb 2015 ...
New Heavy Duty galvanized cattle scales.Any custom build sizes available S...
Quality in-calf heifer served in June by herd sire, to calve in April 2017. D....