Innovation

AgTech Ireland links up with AgriTechNZ to back farming innovation

AgTech Ireland links up with AgriTechNZ to back farming innovation

AgTech Ireland has linked up with AgriTech New Zealand (AgriTechNZ) to promote innovation in the farming sectors of both countries....

June 16, 2021

Agri-tech to be focus of online Local Enterprise Week event

Agri-tech to be focus of online Local Enterprise Week event

As part of the line up of virtual events planned as part of Local Enterprise Week which runs from March...

February 25, 2021

‘Fix it or make it’ mentality sought by employers

‘Fix it or make it’ mentality sought by employers

The drive, innovation and hands-on abilities of so many teenagers around the country who grew up on farms with a...

February 7, 2021

Teagasc Food Innovation Gateways to take place with a twist this year

Teagasc Food Innovation Gateways to take place with a twist this year

‘Food Formulation for the Future – for a fair, healthy and environmentally-friendly food system’ is the theme for this year’s...

September 29, 2020

Ecopark ‘one of Europe’s most inspiring rural businesses’

Ecopark ‘one of Europe’s most inspiring rural businesses’

Dunhill Ecopark, Waterford, has been highlighted as one of Europe’s most inspiring rural businesses, in the Rubizmo rural business innovation...

September 28, 2019

Processing grass to extract ‘valuable constituents’ in Cork

Processing grass to extract ‘valuable constituents’ in Cork

A grass biorefinery project hosted a national demonstration day at Shinagh Farm, Bandon, Co. Cork, yesterday, Thursday, July 11. The...

July 12, 2019

Have you got what it takes to gain an agri innovator gong?

Have you got what it takes to gain an agri innovator gong?

The Munster Agricultural Society launched the first agri innovator awards this week to celebrate the solution focus of the farming...

May 25, 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

Video: Claas features ‘robotic bartender’ at SIMA 2019 exhibit

Video: Claas features ‘robotic bartender’ at SIMA 2019 exhibit

A well-known agricultural machinery manufacturer – Claas – certainly showcased its flare for innovation at the recent SIMA 2019 show...

March 24, 2019

Dairy Geyser to be showcased at AgTech event

Dairy Geyser to be showcased at AgTech event

The founders of an innovative agri-business, Dairy Geyser, will present at ‘AgTech, The Future of Sustainable Agricultural Business’. This will...

March 2, 2019

What’s Kepak feeding cattle to produce Omega 3 enriched beef?

What’s Kepak feeding cattle to produce Omega 3 enriched beef?

Kepak Group is set to unveil its latest product innovation – ‘the first’ Omega 3 enriched beef – this week...

October 17, 2018

Entries to the National Dairy Innovation Awards welcomed

Entries to the National Dairy Innovation Awards welcomed

Entries to the 2018 National Dairy Innovation Awards – which are run in conjunction with the National Dairy Show –...

September 24, 2018

€8 million in funding awarded to 45 ‘innovative’ energy projects

€8 million in funding awarded to 45 ‘innovative’ energy projects

A total of €8 million in Government funding will be issued to support 45 “innovative” energy projects in companies and research...

September 10, 2018

What’s in store for Irish visitors at Cereals 2018?

What’s in store for Irish visitors at Cereals 2018?

Cereals – the arable event in the UK – has undergone a revamp and Irish visitors attending the event next...

June 5, 2018

Pics: The big winners at LAMMA Innovation Awards 2018

Pics: The big winners at LAMMA Innovation Awards 2018

LAMMA 2018, while only managing to run for one day this year due to severe winds and unsuitable conditions, nonetheless...

January 24, 2018

Video: ‘Killer’ machine to tackle herbicide resistant weeds

Video: ‘Killer’ machine to tackle herbicide resistant weeds

A weed-killing machine that pulverises weed seeds upon harvest could be a huge step in reducing the amount of chemicals...

July 2, 2017

Alltech’s looking for entrepreneurs for its new innovation programme 

Alltech’s looking for entrepreneurs for its new innovation programme 

Alltech is searching for entrepreneurs to apply to ‘The Pearse Lyons Accelerator’ program, which aims to provide market and development opportunities to...

October 2, 2016

‘Without on-going innovation my farm would be less sustainable’

‘Without on-going innovation my farm would be less sustainable’

The EUFRAS/IALB Conference 2016, a major international agricultural conference, is taking place in Co.Limerick this week, where the theme is...

June 21, 2016