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The 2017 recipients of the Agricultural Science Association (ASA) and the Irish Farmers Journal PWE or professional work experience abroad bursaries...
13th July 2018
  Exciting opportunity for a recent Agricultural Science Graduate to join the ASA Council for a one year term!   Jump-start your career...
21st May 2018
  The ASA recently held a competition for one undergraduate final year student member the opportunity to win a bursary towards the ASA...
1st May 2018
  AURIVO ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF SUSTAINABILITY MANAGER FOR DAIRY BUSINESS AS PART OF AMBITIOUS GROWTH STRATEGY   Aurivo, the...
27th February 2018
  ASA and Irish Farmers Journal announce details of six student awards   The Agricultural Science Association (ASA) and the Irish Farmers...
22nd February 2018
De Paor Consultancy on behalf of IFP Media & the Irish Farmers Monthly have compiled the a review of Irish Agribusiness 2017/2018. Read in full here....
4th January 2018
  Thursday 30th November 2017 – The Irish Academy of Engineering is awarding its highest honour, the Parsons Medal, to leading Irish engineer...
8th December 2017
  The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Mr. Michael Creed T.D., and the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government, Mr....
1st December 2017
Topical Issue Dáil Éireann 19 October 2017 – Update On GLAS Payments   Minister of State Andrew Doyle TD   [check against...
20th October 2017
Budget 2018 Statements on General Financial Resolution Dáil Éireann 11 October 2017 [Check against delivery] A Cheann Comhairle, Budget 2018...
17th October 2017
13 October 2017   An Taoiseach And Minister Creed Jointly Announce €8.8m In Funding For National Food Innovation Hub   The Taoiseach...
17th October 2017
Derrie Dillon was elected the 67th President of the ASA at our AGM on Friday, 8th September.   Derrie joined the ASA in his final year in UCD...
29th September 2017
  On Friday 8th September 2017, more than 400 delegates from the Irish agri-food industry gathered in the Killashee House Hotel, Naas for the...
29th September 2017
At the ASA President’s Banquet, which welcomed almost 600 industry leaders to the Killashee House Hotel on 7th September, Aidan Cotter, former CEO...
29th September 2017
  EU Commissioner Phil Hogan and Friesland Campina Chairman among speakers for ASA Conference 2017   Strong line-up of Irish and...
28th July 2017
  In light of the European Commission’s public consultation on the future of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) the ASA recently circulated...
25th May 2017
World-leading experts deliver part-time professional diploma for food industry export growth - a Bord Bia/UCD Smurfit School...
9th December 2016
  ASA/WIT Travel bursary in association with Irish Farmers Journal and Arvum Group – BSc (Hons) in Agricultural Science. ASA/WIT Travel...
2nd December 2016
  The ASA in association with the Irish Farmers Journal were delighted to launch for the second year running the UCD PWE (Professional...
23rd November 2016
   Without question, the standout feature of Budget 2017 was the low-cost loan scheme of €150m. It is an example of the political system...
28th October 2016
  The Agricultural Science Association (ASA) brought a group of 60 ASA members to Ballydoyle Racing on Monday 17th October.   The...
20th October 2016
The 2016 ASA Conference took place on Friday 9th September in the Lyrath Hotel, Kilkenny. Attended by more than 400 people, the conference explored...
21st September 2016
ASA welcomes third female President in 75 years Head of Equine in Glanbia Agribusiness & Nuffield Scholar, Mary Delaney, assumes role 12th...
14th September 2016
ASA calls on agrifood industry to improve mentoring to avoid losing best talent82% of agri professionals remain concerned about the impact of Brexit...
9th September 2016
The ASA has a membership that includes a wide age range going from this year’s graduates, mainly in their early 20’s back to senior members who...
9th August 2016
Minister for Agriculture helps set the stage for ASA annual conference - September’s conference to focus on people, science and markets as the...
21st July 2016
Click Here Day 3: Speaker Presentations (Members must login to view) At the second, in a sold out series of three ASA Dairy Masterclasses held...
4th December 2015
At the second, in a sold out series of three ASA Dairy Masterclasses held in UCD Lyons Estate, Professor Liam Sinclair of Harper Adams University...
4th December 2015
By Aileen Barron, ASA Member, Green Acre Marketing Waterford For some that...
3rd December 2015
By Aileen Barron, ASA Member, Green Acre Marketing Waterford For some that attended the recent Agricultural Science Association Social Media...
3rd December 2015
ASA – Aurivo event highlights importance of efficiency for sustainable growth Thursday 19th November 2015: The Agricultural Science Association...
19th November 2015
4th November 2015  Agricultural students cautioned about impact of social media on career ASA career forum at UCD advises students on...
4th November 2015
Statement from Neil Keane, President, Agricultural Science Association (ASA)  “There has been huge media attention in recent days following the...
29th October 2015
Just under 2 months to go until Aware's annual Christmas run on Saturday the 12th of December in Phoenix Park. Over 2,000 people take part in the...
19th October 2015
MEDIA RELEASE Wednesday 14 October 2015  Powerful endorsement of Irish farming approach to carbon emissions  “If every cow was as good as the...
14th October 2015
Driving Farm Innovation through Knowledge Transfer Applying the learning from the Agricultural Innovation Support programme What are the...
14th October 2015