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Improving Knowledge Transfer through Agricultural Advisory and Education Services - What next? - Knowledge Transfer Conference 2017

The UCD School of Agriculture and Food Science in collaboration with Teagasc will host a conference entitled ‘Improving Knowledge Transfer through Agricultural Advisory and Education Services - What next?’ on Friday 29th September 2017.

UCD working with University of Fondwa Haiti

UCD has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with UNIF to support development of the teaching and research programmes of the university and ultimately contribute to its mission of empowering rural communities across the country.

Social Farming Network Launch

Minister of Agriculture, Food and Marine, Michael Creed TD launches extended National Social Farming Network and Evidence Based Learning Projects in Co. Leitrim

UCD’s School of Agriculture and Food Science become Agri Aware's newest patron

The addition of UCD to Agri Aware’s seventy-plus patron base reflects the importance of education in growing a thriving agri-food industry.

Tillage farming damaging earthworm populations, say scientists

The findings published in the scientific journal Global Change Biology show a systematic decline in earthworm populations in soils that are ploughed every year. The deeper the soil is disturbed the more harmful it is for the earthworms.