Lanigan takes issue with EU carbon farming model
Declan O’Brien
The Teagasc scientist also warned that Ireland will struggle to meet its emissions targets from the land use sector over the coming seven years.
1 November 2023 News
Do farmers break pesticide rules?
In this article Ed Straw, a research fellow at Trinity College Dublin, shares the details of a survey on the use of pesticides on farms.
20 October 2023 News
Eight start-ups picked for AgTech UCD’s accelerator programme
New start-up companies joining UCD’s AgTech accelerator programme will be supported to expand and drive on their innovative businesses.
New chair of timber in construction group
This new group will be tasked with examining conditions to increase the use of timber in construction.
11 October 2023 Dealer
Letter about 30-year reunion for UCD class of 1993
"UCD reunion - class of 1993" - 30 September - reunion in Kilkenny
13 September 2023 Letters
UCD School of Agriculture and Food Science ‘trailblazing’ on gender equality
The School of Agriculture and Food Science in UCD is making great strides towards achieving gender equality for female academic staff and students, writes Claire McCormack
13 September 2023 News
Irish agri-food sector 'recognised across the globe' - O'Toole
The Bord Bia CEO told UCD's new agriculture graduates that they are coming into an "industry recognised for quality, innovation and sustainability".
6 September 2023 News
Prof Rory Breathnach appointed new dean of UCD vet school
A new dean has been appointed at the UCD school of veterinary medicine.
4 September 2023 News
A quarter of farmers having suicidal thoughts
Irish farmers have "statistically higher" suicidal thoughts when compared to the Irish population in general (14.6%), a UCD survey has found.
30 August 2023 News
Multi-species swards need 60% less fertiliser - UCD
Multi-species swards, according to UCD research, result in a much lower carbon footprint per kilo of beef produced.
23 August 2023 News
New appointments in the Irish Farmers Journal
There have been a number of new appointments announced by editor Jack Kennedy.
3 August 2023 News
Awards of €1.7m for soil and agri-digital research
Five projects will be funded and will see Irish researchers collaborate with other scientists across Northern Ireland, Europe and the US.
3 August 2023 News