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Sustainable agriculture rewarded at annual RDS awards

Sustainable agriculture rewarded at annual RDS awards

Innovators in Irish agriculture have been recognised by the RDS through its Sustainable Agriculture Awards announced today (Thursday, June 17),...

June 17, 2021

Closing date for Irish Forestry Awards ‘fast approaching’

Closing date for Irish Forestry Awards ‘fast approaching’

The closing date for entries to this year’s RDS-Forest Service Irish Forestry Awards is fast approaching with just over two...

July 9, 2019

Inaugural Talamh Awards now open for nominations

Inaugural Talamh Awards now open for nominations

The inaugural Talamh (Irish word for earth/land) Awards, the new smart agriculture and rural enterprise awards scheme, was launched in...

May 22, 2018

RDS Spring Awards 2018: The winners in agriculture and forestry

RDS Spring Awards 2018: The winners in agriculture and forestry

Farmers from around the country received the 2018 RDS Spring Awards at a ceremony in Ballsbridge, with new awards recognising...

April 9, 2018

Applications for RDS forestry awards close this week

Applications for RDS forestry awards close this week

The RDS Forest and Woodland Awards competition is currently accepting applications for the 2017 awards – however, those interested in...

July 12, 2017

Record number of entries for ‘first dairy show of the year’

Record number of entries for ‘first dairy show of the year’

The Emerald Expo Dairy show looks set for a record field this year, as 130 entrants get ready to take...

April 25, 2017

Top livestock and forestry producers in the country revealed at RDS Awards

Top livestock and forestry producers in the country revealed at RDS Awards

The top livestock and forestry producers in the country were revealed as part of the 2017 RDS Agriculture Awards. More than...

March 3, 2017

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

Cavan Burren Park wins RDS woodlands award

Cavan Burren Park wins RDS woodlands award

Coillte, Cavan County Council, and Killinagh Community Council were recently awarded joint recipients of the RDS Community Woodlands Award for...

October 28, 2014

‘Ireland won’t feed the world, but can show how it’s done best’

‘Ireland won’t feed the world, but can show how it’s done best’

Ireland won’t feed the world and has no ambition to, according to the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine...

July 2, 2014