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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...

CAFRE horticulture students help prepare Hillsborough gardens for grand re-opening

Imagine Callum Burnside’s surprise when he met Prince Charles in the Walled Garden at Hillsborough Castle. Callum is a 1st-year Foundation Degree Horticulture Student at CAFRE and...

R&A Greenkeeping Scholarship a first for Callum

The College of Agriculture, Food & Rural Enterprise (CAFRE) student Callum Burnside from Carrickfergus is the first Northern Ireland student to be awarded an...

Greenmount horticulture students win medals at WorldSkills UK LIVE

The APL WorldSkills final took place last week from 15-17 November at WorldSkills UK LIVE held at the Birmingham NEC in front of over...

Industry bursaries for NI Loughry Food Degree students

The costs of Higher Education are often in the spotlight, but at the College of Agriculture, Food and Rural Enterprise (CAFRE) there is positive...

New bursary for horticulture students – CAFRE

Out There Services joins the list of bursary donors at Greenmount Campus. This new bursary which is for Foundation Degree Horticulture students will provide...

Invest in your future with CAFRE

CAFRE Open Days are timed to coincide with students completing university applications through UCAS and also with the opening of its own Further Education...

Walled Garden and Woodland Trails Open Weekends – CAFRE

Don’t miss the opportunity to see one of County Antrim’s most beautiful gardens at its best! Enjoy the glorious gardens at Greenmount Campus, visit...

Sustainable Soil Management Events – CAFRE Greenmount and Enniskillen

The Sustainable Soil Management Events are the latest in a series of FFKS workshops for farmers, farm family members and employees being held on...

What is a healthy soil? – CAFRE

A healthy soil is vital to ensure both high grass and crop yields and environmental protection through carbon sequestration. Soil health can be defined...


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