Greenmount Walled Garden

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...
Urban gardener Kevin Dennis wins fourth Gold medal at Bloom with iconic urban sanctuary garden

Urban gardener Kevin Dennis wins fourth Gold medal at Bloom with iconic urban sanctuary...

Urban garden designer Kevin Dennis has won his fourth prestigious Gold medal at Bloom today (Wednesday 30th May 2019) for his iconic ‘FBD Insurance...

Doyle announces opening of the Forestry Knowledge Transfer Group Scheme 2019

Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food & the Marine, Andrew Doyle T.D., today announced the opening of the Forestry Knowledge Transfer Group (KTG)...

TU Dublin horticulture student Patrik Weisser takes part in this years’ super garden competition

Patrik Weisser, 24, from Abbbeyleix, is originally from the Czech Republic and is the youngest designer in the 2019 competition. He was selected as...
END OF YEAR SHOW 2019 Invitation

Landscape Architecture UCD – End of Year Presentation

Landscape Architecture End of Year Show 2019 The exhibition opens at 6:30 pm, Wednesday 15 May 2019. The exhibition continues until Tuesday 4 June 2019. Guest...
bloom-2019

Top tips to get the kids involved in gardening

It's Sow Time! Bloom's top tips to get children interested in gardening. With summer rapidly approaching now is a great time to encourage kids to ditch...
Number five

Teagasc joint 5th among research organisations in Europe

Teagasc secured €6.3 million funding for research from the European Commission’s Horizon 2020 programme in 2018. In comparison with all other research organisations and...

89% of urban dwellers believe food education should be mandatory in Primary Schools

According to research* carried out on behalf of Agri Aware, the Irish agri-food educational body, 89% of urban dwellers believe food education should be...