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  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
17 May 2017   Dr Edmond Harty, CEO of Dairymaster, has been appointed as Adjunct Full Professor in the School of Biosystems and Food...
25th May 2017
  UCD Agricultural Science Society (AgSoc) have raised a record €50,000 for two chosen charities - Cystic Fibrosis Ireland and Embrace FARM....
25th May 2017
Exciting opportunity for a recent Agricultural Science Graduate to join the ASA Council for a one year term!   Have you received your degree...
28th April 2017
    It has been a busy few months for our younger ASA members with a lot of events and activities taking place.   The year...
28th April 2017
    Climate change is one of the most important issues facing the global agri-food industry and we need to take every step possible to...
28th April 2017
    On 23rd March the ASA hosted an important event to discuss and debate the “Impact of Brexit on Irish Agriculture” in The Lyrath...
28th April 2017
  ASA Members Anne-Marie Doheny, Monica Gorman, Jane Kavanagh, Siobhan Walsh and Suzy Kavanagh at a recent Women in Farming...
28th April 2017
  The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed TD, and the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Mary Mitchell...
13th April 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