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Tuesday May 26th brings a new ASA Insights Webinar. The Irish agritech sector is a major international agritech player. In this ASA webinar, we...
20th May 2020
ASA Insights - Agri Supply Chain Amidst Covid-19 Our Vice President Ann-Marie Butler hosts our second ASA insights webinar, Agri Supply Amidst...
24th April 2020
ASA Ireland Insights - Webinar Series. April 8th saw ASA Ireland venture into the world of online webinars. Our Past President Amii McKeever was...
18th April 2020
Mock Interviews for 4th Year Agricultural Science Students at IT Tralee were held on Thursday 27th February. This first time event for IT Tralee was...
6th March 2020
On Tuesday, February 11th the ASA held Mock Interviews in UCD for final year student ASA members.   This was an excellent opportunity for...
26th February 2020
Writing the beginning of this blog, I am currently looking out over Plaza De Armas in Santiago, Chile, nearing the end of my 10th week of...
10th January 2020
On Wednesday, November 20th the ASA held Mock Interviews for final year agriculture students who are ASA members.  Interviews are an excellent...
26th November 2019
  ASA/Irish Farmers Journal PROFESSIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE SCHOLARSHIP   The Professional Work Experience (PWE) module provides...
12th November 2019
  Owen Cashman is a fourth year Agricultural Science student at UCD. Owen was the recipient of the Irish Farmers Journal/ASA travel bursary. He...
1st October 2019
  Seamus O’Mahony from Kilbrittain in West Cork became the 70th President of the Agricultural Science Association (ASA) at  at the...
19th September 2019
The 77th annual conference takes place in the Lyrath Hotel, Kilkenny on Friday 13th September 2019. The theme for this year’s conference, which is...
7th August 2019
Updates from New Zealand, PWE Scholarship Winner - Leyla Byrne   When I arrived in Christchurch on the 29th of December to be met by my first...
1st August 2019
Stories from South Island, PWE Scholarship Winner - Andrew Mansfield   My name is Andrew Mansfield, I am studying Agriculture in WIT, and...
19th July 2019
ASA welcomes IT Tralee as Full Members   Graduates from B.Sc. (Hons) in Agricultural Science, IT Tralee are now eligible to join as full...
28th March 2019
ASA and Irish Farmers Journal announce details of six student awards   Top Agricultural Science students awarded bursaries to support...
9th January 2019
  My name is Michael Delaney and I am a 4th year Animal and Crop Production student in UCD. As part of my 3rd year work experience I travelled...
5th December 2018
  Upon coming home from my 5 month placement, I am still finding it very hard to come to terms with the sheer scale and efficiency that New...
4th December 2018
I arrived at 4 Bros, Idaho on June 1st to begin eleven weeks of placement. I had been given an idea of what to expect when I arrived however, I...
22nd November 2018
Conference programme boasts impressive line-up of national and international agri-experts USDA Under Secretary for Trade & Foreign...
23rd August 2018
The 2017 recipients of the Agricultural Science Association (ASA) and the Irish Farmers Journal PWE or professional work experience abroad bursaries...
13th July 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
ASA Emerging Leaders Development Programme   This first session of this programme is now FULL. To register your interest for participation...
9th January 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