Minister Creed announces call for rural female entrepreneurs to join the latest cycle of...

Government-backed programme to assist 50 new rural female entrepreneurs this year Past participants report increased sales, exports and jobs Rise in early-stage female...
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Irish Social, Community and Therapeutic Horticulture Symposium – 6th September at Technological University Dublin

The Irish Social, Community, and Therapeutic Horticulture Symposium is organised for Sept 6th at Technological University Dublin Blanchardstown. The theme for the event is...
CHAIRMAN OF THE PROFESSIONAL GARDENERS GUILD TONY ARNOLD (LEFT) PRESENTS LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD TO STEPHEN BUTLER (MIDDLE) ACCOMPANIED BY PGG IRELAND REPRESENTATIVE BRIAN O'DONNELL. (RIGHT)

Professional Gardeners Guild presents Loyal Service Award to Stephen Butler

With over 900 members across Britain and Ireland, the Professional Gardeners Guild (PGG) has been the meeting touchstone for professional gardeners employed in private...

SAP Group Help Promote Horticulture Entrepreneurship in the Classroom

By starting a real business in the classroom the Junior Entrepreneur Programme (JEP) has managed to engage students in horticulture. Going forward, this could...
The Learning Theatres at GLAS

The Learning Theatres at GLAS

The Bord Bia and Teagasc Learning Theatres at this year's GLAS are hosting talks from experts in their field. The topics have been chosen to bring...
Teagasc hosted the 12th Plenary Meeting of the European Technology Transfer Offices Circle, at Ashtown, Dublin on Thursday, 4 July, and Friday, 5 July. Pictured at the meeting were the Technology Transfer Office leaders from over 30 of the leading universities and research organisations across the European Union.

Technology transfer from research organisations drives socioeconomic impact and EU job creation

Teagasc hosted the 12th Plenary Meeting of the European Technology Transfer Offices Circle, at Ashtown, Dublin on Thursday, 4 July, and Friday, 5 July....
Greenkeeping Cadet Martyn Cullen (Carrigart, Co Donegal) was awarded a Level 2 Work-based Diploma in Horticulture (Sports Turf) and received The Golfing Union of Ireland Prize as the top Golfing Union of Ireland (GUI) Greenkeeping Cadet. Congratulating him on his success are Wendy Cole (R&A) and Fergal Greenan (Lecturer, CAFRE)

Greenmount Horticulture Awards Day & Speech

Paul Mooney, Head of Horticulture Mr. Chairman, Ladies and Gentlemen, 108 students appear in the Horticulture Awards Day booklet today. I congratulate all of you here and...
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Flower Power within the Greenmount Walled Garden

Are you in need of some gardening inspiration? Are you inspired by colourful floral arrangements? CAFRE’s walled garden just outside Antrim sits at the heart...
2019 BLOOM SHOW GARDEN MEDALS

2019 Bloom Medal Winners

Best in Category Large: Vina Doña Paula - A Matter of Altitude – designed by Alan Rudden for Santa Rita Medium: Enable Ireland’s Diversity Garden in...
Opening Day at Bord Bia’s Bloom 2019

A Green Swell and a Gold Rush – Opening Day at Bord Bia’s Bloom

30th May 2019: As the gates open for the 13th annual Bloom festival in the Phoenix Park, Dublin this morning, Bord Bia announced that the highest-ever number of...