Mayo students crowned winners of environmental innovators programme
Sarah McIntosh
Students from St Tiernan’s College, Crossmolina, Co Mayo, were crowned winners of Agri Aware and BiOrbic’s ‘Environmental Innovators’ programme, writes Sarah McIntosh.
31 January 2024 Education
Agri Careers: new programme to raise farm safety awareness
Agri Aware has launched the new primary school initiative Safe Farm Futures to educate and help reduce accidents, writes Sarah McIntosh.
20 January 2024 News
Agri Aware farm walk and talk series back for 2024
In 2023, just under 4,000 secondary school students took part in these farm walks.
Agri Careers: Meath student’s poem scoops 'From Foal to Race' prize
Ruth Shanley has been named the winner of Agri Aware’s transition year equine programme for her writing about the impact horses had on her growing up, writes Sarah McIntosh.
29 November 2023 Education
Dempsey at Large: communicating agriculture's message
How deeply do we in farming feel that it is legitimate to consult and be influenced by other sectors of society when legislation and regulations are being proposed for our sector?
15 November 2023 Viewpoints
Agri careers: Bridging the educational gap in primary schools
Agri Aware launched the return of the Farming Through the Seasons at this years National Ploughing Championships, writes Sarah McIntosh.
4 October 2023 Education
‘Food is most nutritious when you source it locally’ - Tánaiste
Tánaiste Micheál Martin honed in on the importance of locally produced food in Ireland.
30 September 2023 News
25,000 children join Galway farm for World School Milk Day
Primary school children learned about how milk is produced in Ireland as part of World School Milk Day on Wednesday.
27 September 2023 News