Success at the Postgraduate Thesis Competiton, December 2015

On the 4th December 2015, the Soil Science Society of Ireland (SSSI) hosted an event entitled “Soil Science – Diggin’ it” to celebrate the 2015 International Year of Soils. This included a […]

Tri-Society Meeting Awards, November 2015

Leanne Roche, a PhD student in the AGRI-I consortium, was awarded 2nd place in the Elevator Speech Contest at the 2015 Annual Tri-Society Meeting held in Minneapolis. She had just 45 seconds […]

Walsh Fellowship Award Winners, November 2015

AGRI-I PhD students, Leanne Roche and Gemma Torres Sallan, had huge success at the recent Teagasc Walsh Fellowship Awards 2015. Leanne was awarded Best Oral Presentation and the RDS Medal for her talk on ‘Selecting nitrogen fertiliser sources […]

Best Poster Award, December 2014

Patrick Forrestal won the Best Poster Presenter Award at the International Fertiliser Society Agronomic Conference for his poster entitled ‘Grassland nitrogen uptake and use efficiency as affected by fertiliser nitrogen source and inhibitors’. The […]

Walsh Fellowship Award Winner, December 2014

Congratulations to Mary Harty for winning Best Oral Presentation and the RDS medal at the Teagasc Walsh Fellowship Awards 2014. Mary’s presentation was entitled ‘Nitrogen fertiliser formulation: the impact on yield and gaseous emissions’. Further […]

Special Issue from the 17th International Nitrogen Workshop published, December 2014

A Special Issue containing Proceedings from the 17th International Nitrogen Workshop has been published in the Journal of Agricultural Science. The conference, entitled ‘Innovations for sustainable use of nitrogen resources’, was held […]

Ireland hosts the 5th GGAA Conference, June 2013

The 5th Greenhouse Gas and Animal Agriculture (GGAA) scientific conference takes place in UCD from 23rd to 26th June 2013. The conference is being organised by Teagasc and UCD, and […]


AGRI-I Stakeholder Workshop 2017

Teagasc hosted a stakeholder workshop The role of nitrogen fertilisers in Irish greenhouse gas and ammonia abatement on the 31st May 2017 at the Teagasc Ashtown Food Research Centre, Dublin. This event provided participants with an overview of Ireland's [...]

AGRI-I Stakeholder Event 2016

Teagasc and the Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute (AFBI) hosted an information event for stakeholders from the farming industry, fertiliser industry and government policymakers on the 10th June 2016 at the National Botanic Gardens, Dublin. Scientists from [...]