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Cork student wins ABP Farm Safety category at BT Young Scientist Exhibition

Cork student wins ABP Farm Safety category at BT Young Scientist Exhibition

Cathal O’Sullivan from Co. Cork was the overall winner of the ABP Farm Safety category at the BT Young Scientist...

January 11, 2021

Clare students hope Slurry Saver will protect lives

Clare students hope Slurry Saver will protect lives

Two Clare students made a strong impression at the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition with their Slurry Saver highly...

January 25, 2020

Students encouraged to enter farm safety projects for BT Young Scientist

Students encouraged to enter farm safety projects for BT Young Scientist

ABP has announced that it will continue its sponsorship of the Farm Safety category at the upcoming BT Young Scientist...

August 14, 2018

Wicklow students’ trailer gate project takes farm safety prize

Wicklow students’ trailer gate project takes farm safety prize

Wicklow students who designed a project involving the use of mechanised gates on livestock trailers to reduce farm injuries have...

January 20, 2018

Video: Young scientists ‘create buzz’ with agri-inspired projects

Video: Young scientists ‘create buzz’ with agri-inspired projects

This year marks the 54th BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition, with just over 2,000 projects being submitted for the 2018...

January 12, 2018

Innovative farming ideas a hit at BT Young Scientist Exhibition 2017

Innovative farming ideas a hit at BT Young Scientist Exhibition 2017

Farming was a popular theme for students who entered the 2017 BT Young Scientist and Technology exhibition. Over 4,500 students will...

January 12, 2017

ABP to promote farm safety at 2017 BT Young Scientist event

ABP to promote farm safety at 2017 BT Young Scientist event

ABP Food Group is set to promote farm safety at the 2017 BT Young Scientist and Technology Event (BTYSTE) for...

December 27, 2016

‘Instant PTO cut off switch to improve tractor safety’

‘Instant PTO cut off switch to improve tractor safety’

Tractor and machinery safety features heavily in the entries for this year’s BT Young Scientist Exhibition, which takes place on...

January 3, 2016

‘Dairy farmers have no regrets about making the switch to once-a-day milking’

‘Dairy farmers have no regrets about making the switch to once-a-day milking’

The majority of dairy farms who made the switch to once-a-day milking in recent years are very happy with this...

January 1, 2016

€25,000 up for grabs at 2016 BT Young Scientist Exhibition

€25,000 up for grabs at 2016 BT Young Scientist Exhibition

Time is running out for students to enter the BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition (BTYSE). There are only 12...

September 16, 2015

Young Scientist study looks at effects of raw milk on asthma sufferers

Young Scientist study looks at effects of raw milk on asthma sufferers

Second year students from Bandon Grammar School’s project looks at the effects of raw milk on asthma sufferers at the...

January 5, 2015

Calving sensor set to shine at Young Scientist

Calving sensor set to shine at Young Scientist

A group of students from Ferbane, Co. Offaly are taking their invention – the alert-cow calving – to the BT...

January 3, 2015

How a ‘Hen Party’ keeps the foxes away Young Scientist project finds

How a ‘Hen Party’ keeps the foxes away Young Scientist project finds

A group of students from Salesian Secondary College, Pallaskenry, Co. Limerick, is exhibiting at the Young Scientist a project to...

January 1, 2015

Young Scientist project on seed harvesting for farmers in developing countries

Young Scientist project on seed harvesting for farmers in developing countries

A seed harvesting kit for subsistence farmers in developing countries will be on show at the BT Young Scientist in...

December 30, 2014