Professor Gerry Boyle

Food Vision Dairy Group on course to complete draft report next month

Food Vision Dairy Group on course to complete draft report next month

A draft recommendation paper of the Food Vision Dairy Group will be presented for discussion at the group’s next meeting...

March 21, 2022

ICMSA: New dairy group must not constrain Irish milk production

ICMSA: New dairy group must not constrain Irish milk production

The Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA) president, Pat McCormack, has said that the new Food Vision Dairy Group (FVDG)...

February 6, 2022

Gross margins on Better Beef Farms jump 53% since joining the programme

Gross margins on Better Beef Farms jump 53% since joining the programme

Farmers participating in the Teagasc Better Beef Farm Programme have seen gross margins on their farms jump by 53% since...

April 20, 2016

2016 looks set to be a good year for sheep farmers – Teagasc Director

2016 looks set to be a good year for sheep farmers – Teagasc Director

Sheep farmers look set to face another profitable year, but there is massive scope for improvement on farms, according to...

February 7, 2016

Demand for Green Cert at all-time high as 3,500 students enrol in past 12 months

Demand for Green Cert at all-time high as 3,500 students enrol in past 12 months

Demand for Teagasc’s adult Green Cert is at an all-time high with over 3,500 students enrolled in Teagasc’s Green Cert...

December 22, 2015

Think education is a waste of money? It can offer farmers a 10% return

Think education is a waste of money? It can offer farmers a 10% return

An educated farmer is hugely important to agriculture, according to the Director of Teagasc, Professor Gerry Boyle. Speaking at the...

October 12, 2015