Agri Careers: industry movers and shakers
Sarah McIntosh
The ship has steadied this month with movement across the agri-jobs sector. Employees seem to be staying put, but there were still some movers and shakers to note, writes Sarah McIntosh.
15 May 2024 Features
Watch: steering success - mastering the art of tractor driving
Having only driven a tractor once before, Sarah McIntosh was eager to get behind the wheel again and attend the pilot FRS Training women’s tractor driving course.
17 April 2024 Careers
Agri Careers: National Youth Food Forum - mobilising young people
The National Youth Food Forum is providing a platform for young people to express their opinions on issues and opportunities surrounding the future of Ireland’s food system, writes Sarah McIntosh.
Finding a balance in agribusiness
Agribusiness companies are developing structures to promote diversity, inclusion and equality in the workplace. Sarah McIntosh speaks to four females leading the way in the agri sector.
6 March 2024 Careers
‘An agricultural course ensures a balanced regional economy’
Minister for Agriculture Charlie McConalogue outlines the import role an agricultural degree plays in ensuring a balanced regional economy at the UCD careers fair, writes Sarah McIntosh.
28 February 2024 Careers
Agri Careers: industry movers and shakers
Come with us as we take a look at individuals working across the agri-food industry who have made moves and are shaking things up, writes Sarah McIntosh.
24 January 2024 Recruitment
Students graduate from innovative management development programme
Twenty nine staff members graduate from the Dawn Meats management development programme in association with University College Dublin.
20 January 2024 News
Increased funding for Walsh scholars
Teagasc has announced an immediate increase to the annual stipend for Walsh scholars to €25,000 from 1 January 2024, writes Sarah McIntosh.
13 January 2024 Education
Agri jobs: career progression and the importance of networking
The importance of networking cannot be overlooked in terms of career progression. LinkedIn can be used as a professional tool to develop your professional profile, writes Sarah McIntosh.
26 December 2023 Agri jobs
Using work permits as a solution to on-farm labour shortages
With labour shortages seen across the agri-food sector, could work permits be one of the solutions? Sarah McIntosh talks to Martin Frayne, director of Potential Resources to find out.
25 December 2023 Agri jobs