Teagasc

Type: Organization
Name: Teagasc
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Scanlon calls for change to council rate system to facilitate economic recovery in Sligo

| Ocean FM Added: 18-04-2014A Ballymote based local election candidate has expressed deep concern at a recent report which ranks the economic performance of rural towns.In the report by Teagasc, of 300 towns in County Sligo, Ballymote is ranked ... [Published Ocean FM - 7 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Henson and Higgins call for support for struggling rural towns

.Athlone councillor and Local Election candidate Jim Henson has backed a call by his fellow Labour politician and Midlands North-West European Election candidate, Lorraine Higgins, for better use of EU funds to boost economic recovery in towns and villages. ... [Published Galway Advertiser - 11 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Move now to rescue value of payments

FARMERS who leased all their entitlements in 2013 have been strongly advised to ‘move now’ and sell them off before May 15 next.Galway IFA Chairman, Pat Murphy, told the Farming Tribune that unless such farmers did that, they would lose out completely ... [Published Connaught Tribune - 19 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Beef 2014 - Teagasc Open Day

A major Teagasc open day, Beef 2014 willtake place on Wednesday 18th June in the Teagasc, Animal &Grassland Research and Innovation Centre, Grange, Co. Meath. The‘Business of Cattle’ is the theme for the event and will addressall the elements required ... [Published Irish Agriculture and Food Development Authority - 19 hours ago]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 2 reports

'Beef Summit' Being Held At Dublin Castle

Key stakeholders in the Irish beef trade sector are to meet today at Dublin Castle to prices in the industry.Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney called the meeting, dubbed "Beef Summit", and the 30 most influential stakeholders in the industry are ... [Published Build.ie - 23 hours ago]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Report shows rural towns struggling

The west and South West have the highest concentration of the strongest towns according to the Teagasc Rural Report launched last week.Leitrim had an average ranking of 153 which puts the county middle of the table with 300 towns surveyed.Manorhamilton ... [Published Leitrim Observer - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Survey reveals best and worst of Galway towns

GALWAY towns and villages have been ranked third in Ireland as regards their economic strength in coming to terms with the impact of the collapse of the Celtic Tiger over the past six years.The national farm advisory body, Teagasc, ranked 300 towns and ... [Published Connaught Tribune - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Report on town strength a serious "wake up call" - Barrett

.A report published last week by Teagasc, ‘Indexing the Economic Strength of Rural Towns in Ireland’, has been described as a serious “wake up call” by councillor Harry Barrett. The report, which measured the economic strength of 302 small and medium ... [Published Galway Advertiser - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Over 400 Forest Owners Attend National Storm-Damaged Forest Events in Kilkenny and Kerry

Teagasc, in association with Coillteand the Forest Service, DAFM recently held two very successfulevents on managing storm damage in farm forests.The first event was attended by TomHayes TD, Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture,Food and ... [Published Irish Agriculture and Food Development Authority - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Mountmellick rated ‘poorest’

Mountmellick has scored the poorest out of Laois’ seven big towns for it’s economic strength, in a nationwide analysis by Teagasc.The survey is based on employment and the level of migration to small towns with a population above 1,500, as recorded in ... [Published Leinster Express - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Fighting famine in Africa

John Weakliam, CEO of VITA; Smret Kahsai; VITA chairman Dr Seamus Cross, and Teagasc director Prof Gerry Boyle celebrate the links between Teagasc and international aid agency Vita during the VITA Teagasc Potato Day at Oak Park ... [Published Irish Independent - Apr 16 2014]
Entities: Teagasc, Famine, Gerry Boyle
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Open day to focus on SUD implications

On July 3, Teagasc will be hosting an event for all tillage farmers in Kildalton College, Piltown, Co Kilkenny. ... [Published Irish Independent - Apr 16 2014]
Entities: Teagasc, Tillage

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"The solutions to the challenges that these towns face will have to be tailored to their specific needs, a one size fits all strategy will not work in this instance" he stressed
"This figure includes areas cleared on a preventative basis where trees were found to be from the same batch as infected trees" it said
...and government agriculture institutes around the world to create an early-warning system to flag up meat fraud risks and to close gaps in research. "A range of measures are needed to tackle food fraud, but further mandatory labelling measures are not necessary and would simply add to cost and the burden of regulation" Rossides said
"These awards show that Irish companies can be leaders in their field and innovators like the award winners will play a part in the country's economic recovery,” said Taoiseach Enda Kenny last night."

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Scanlon calls for change to council rate system... [Published Ocean FM - 7 hours ago]
Henson and Higgins call for support for strugg... [Published Galway Advertiser - 11 hours ago]
Move now to rescue value of payments [Published Connaught Tribune - 19 hours ago]
Beef 2014 - Teagasc Open Day [Published Irish Agriculture and Food Development Authority - 19 hours ago]
'Beef Summit' Being Held At Dublin Castle [Published Build.ie - 23 hours ago]
Report shows rural towns struggling [Published Leitrim Observer - Apr 17 2014]
Coveney Welcomes Constructive Engagement by Par... [Published Ein News - Apr 17 2014]
Survey reveals best and worst of Galway towns [Published Connaught Tribune - Apr 17 2014]
Report on town strength a serious "wake up call... [Published Galway Advertiser - Apr 17 2014]
Ireland’s Second Food Économusée Opens at St To... [Published Irish Agriculture and Food Development Authority - Apr 17 2014]
Over 400 Forest Owners Attend National Storm-Da... [Published Irish Agriculture and Food Development Authority - Apr 17 2014]
Mountmellick rated ‘poorest’ [Published Leinster Express - Apr 17 2014]
Carrick anger at poll slur [Published The Nationalist - Apr 17 2014]
Carbery Group's steady growth [Published Southern Star - Apr 17 2014]
'Beef Summit' to address row over bull prices [Published RTE Online - Apr 17 2014]
Septoria becoming increasingly difficult to con... [Published Irish Independent - Apr 16 2014]
Fighting famine in Africa [Published Irish Independent - Apr 16 2014]
Open day to focus on SUD implications [Published Irish Independent - Apr 16 2014]
The best incentives for a rural economy that co... [Published Irish Times - Apr 16 2014]
Offaly Bottom Of The Class In Economic Strength... [Published Tullamore Tribune - Apr 15 2014]
Winner of the Teagasc/FBD Student of the Year A... [Published Irish Agriculture and Food Development Authority - Apr 15 2014]
Mayo dairy farmer named Teagasc student of the ... [Published Irish Times - Apr 15 2014]
Barna the best in Ireland for riding out recess... [Published Connaught Tribune - Apr 15 2014]
Urgent action for two Limerick towns on bottom ... [Published Limerick's Live95FM - Apr 15 2014]
Rural areas ‘need development zones’ to recover [Published Irish Examiner - Apr 15 2014]
Carbon gas levels may see hundreds of millions... [Published Irish Examiner - Apr 15 2014]
Roll-out more aid for rural areas, says Cedra r... [Published Irish Times - Apr 15 2014]
Modest improvement in farm income in 2013 after... [Published Irish Independent - Apr 14 2014]
First UCC Board of Governors' meeting in Co Wat... [Published University College Cork - Apr 14 2014]
Department Issues Parasitic Disease Forecast [Published Department of Agriculture and Food - Apr 14 2014]
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