Dempsey at Large: communicating agriculture's message
Matt Dempsey
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?
Expansion of farm water quality programmes essential - Nuffield scholar
Ten farmers taking one action to address water quality is better than one farmer taking 10 actions, Nuffield scholar Aoife Feeney told the Nuffield Ireland conference on Friday.
Better animal health could cut farm emissions - Nuffield scholar
Lance Woods was one of a number of Nuffield scholars who presented the findings of their research at the annual conference in Co Carlow.
‘Bringing knowledge back to Ireland is vital’ - Minister Hackett
At the Nuffield Ireland conference, Minister Pippa Hackett has commended the research carried out by Nuffield scholars, resulting in new opportunities for Irish agriculture, writes Sarah McIntosh.
10 November 2023 News
New honorary award to feature at this year's Nuffield conference
This award will be given annually to the best presentation by a returning scholar at the conference.
31 October 2023 News
Nuffield farming conference coming to NI in 2024
The Nuffield annual conference returns to Belfast for the first time since 2015
18 October 2023 Northern Ireland
'Soilkee' for success, along with diverse swards on Australian dairy farm
A visit to a dairy farming couple in Victoria made a big impression on Nuffield Scholar David Fennelly.
13 September 2023 Climate and environment
Five Nuffield scholars beginning in 2024 announced
The group will be presenting their reports at the 2025 Nuffield Ireland Conference.
13 September 2023 News
PJ Callan marks 50 years in business
Ardee-based PJ Callan recently celebrated its 50th anniversary in business. Gary Abbott sat down with Paddy and John Callan to find out how the business progressed from humble beginnings in 1973.
28 June 2023 News
Does Brazilian agriculture fully deserve its negative image?
Nuffield Ireland 2022 scholar David Dolan travelled to Brazil as part of the GFP element of his Nuffield scholarship recently. What he found challenged his preconceptions of Brazilian agriculture.
Breaking the addiction to fertiliser – a Nuffield study
Gary Thompson is hoping to complete his Nuffield scholarship by the end of this year.
14 June 2023 Northern Ireland