Agri-Tech

Agri finalists sowing seeds of innovation at Invent Awards

Agri finalists sowing seeds of innovation at Invent Awards

Two innovative agri-science companies have been named as finalists in this year’s Invent Awards, a prestigious competition recognising Northern Ireland’s...

August 11, 2019

Are you Munster’s ‘best innovator’ in farming?

Are you Munster’s ‘best innovator’ in farming?

This year’s Munster Agricultural Society is set to “honour and acknowledge” the best innovators in the farming industry at its...

May 21, 2019

DAERA to launch ‘technology demonstration farm’ network in Northern Ireland

DAERA to launch ‘technology demonstration farm’ network in Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland’s Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) has announced plans to establish a ‘technology demonstration farm’ network...

May 13, 2019

Industry experts to descend on Kilkenny for ‘Agritech’ conference

Industry experts to descend on Kilkenny for ‘Agritech’ conference

A range of industry experts will gather in Kilkenny tomorrow, Thursday, May 9, for a major agri-technology event in the...

May 8, 2019

Checking and moving stock on the farm…with drones that bark

Checking and moving stock on the farm…with drones that bark

Farmers are increasingly using technology to try and take the hardship out of farming, with drones now taking on the...

March 8, 2019

Is lab-grown meat really better for the environment?

Is lab-grown meat really better for the environment?

Growing meat in the laboratory may do more damage to the climate in the long run than meat from cattle,...

February 20, 2019

Dutch firm to test ‘cow toilets’ to cut farm ammonia emissions

Dutch firm to test ‘cow toilets’ to cut farm ammonia emissions

It seems potty enough to be an early April Fool’s Day escapade, but a Dutch inventor has created an innovative ‘cow...

January 17, 2019

Hanskamp appoints new UK and Ireland manager

Hanskamp appoints new UK and Ireland manager

Lars van Gaalen has been appointed sales manager for the United Kingdom, Ireland and northern Germany by innovative Dutch dairy...

January 6, 2019

Kazakhstan buyers tour NI to browse UK’s agri-tech wares

Kazakhstan buyers tour NI to browse UK’s agri-tech wares

Northern Irish agri-tech companies flaunted their wares to a team of investors from Kazakhstan interested in developing their country’s agricultural...

April 22, 2018

Bring out the laser! On-farm drone and laser trials to begin in Northern Ireland

Bring out the laser! On-farm drone and laser trials to begin in Northern Ireland

Long gone are the days of guessing which nutrients are low in your soil or whether your silage is good...

March 6, 2018

Irish agri-tech business acquires wastewater and effluent treatment company

Irish agri-tech business acquires wastewater and effluent treatment company

Irish agri-tech business BHSL has announced plans to takeover a wastewater and effluent treatment company, Hydro International, for an undisclosed sum....

June 27, 2017