Agri Aware’s farm walk and talk events return for 2023
Sarah McIntosh
In order to meet the growing demand, Agri Aware has extended the capacity of the event to allow 4,000 students to attend their annual farm walk and talk series. Sarah McIntosh reports.
25 January 2023 Education
Supports available for students with learning disabilities
There are many supports available for students with learning disabilities to help them reach their full academic potential while studying at higher education.
18 January 2023 Careers
The roadmap to college
Sarah McIntosh has some important advice and dates for students applying through the CAO application for college this year.
CAO application, what you need to know and do at this stage
Guidance counsellor Eoin Houlihan outlines the various deadlines and processes involved in the CAO application.
18 January 2023 Careers
Apprenticeships: a practical career pathway
Apprenticeships are a great alternative way to progress your education. Teagasc is currently developing four agriculture apprenticeships providing a practical career pathway, writes Sarah McIntosh.
18 January 2023 Careers
Agri Careers: Getting ready for college financially
There is no doubt that third level education puts a financial burden on individuals and families. It’s important to have a look at the costs and what supports are available.
18 January 2023 Careers
The future of science is bright
Sarah McIntosh outlines her top picks from the 2023 BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition, which is back in person after two virtual years.
18 January 2023 Careers
Young entrepreneur building agribusinesses
At 27, Noel Walsh is CEO of Agvance Ltd and Animal Farmacy; working to develop sustainable brands within the Food and Agri Industry, writes Sarah McIntosh.
4 January 2023 Careers
Agri Aware’s popular primary school programme is open for registrations
Agri Aware launched its popular primary schools programme Incredible Edibles with the help of Meath all-Ireland football stars.
4 January 2023 News
‘Don’t be afraid of opportunities that come your way’
Emma Gilsenan has extensive technical knowledge of the Irish dairy industry from her education pathway and is now the ruminant product manager at MSD Animal Health.
28 December 2022 Careers
New equine-focused TY programme launched by Agri Aware and Equuip
Agri Aware and Equuip launch the 'From Foal to Race' transition year programme after a successful pilot last year, writes Sarah McIntosh
26 December 2022 News
Working in Wales this Christmas
Laura Maloney is currently working on a dairy farm milking 700 cows in Wales. She tells Irish Country Living what she will miss about Ireland this Christmas, writes Sarah McIntosh.
21 December 2022 Careers