Growers NI - Trolley and Plant Fair
February 14, 2017

Growers NI- Trolley and Plant Fair

CAFRE will host the Growers NI- Trolley and Plant Fair on Tuesday 28th February 2017 with keynote speaker Neville Stein presenting a talk on “The future of plant retailing – […]

February 6, 2017

Equine Performance and Training Conference

CAFRE will hold an equine technical conference on Wednesday 1st March at Greenmount Campus, Antrim. The theme of the conference is Equine Performance and Training. The conference will include presentations […]

February 1, 2017

CAFRE to run lamb survival and ewe management courses

Jason Barley MRCVS or Catherine Forsythe MRCVS from AFBI and Eileen McCloskey Sheep Technologist CAFRE will address the veterinary care, housing and nutrition of ewes before and after lambing. They […]

Guests at the recent Enniskillen Careers Day
January 31, 2017

CAFRE Enniskillen Campus hosts inspiring Careers Day

Equine students welcomed over seventy industry representatives from a wide range of equine businesses to their annual Careers and Bursary Presentations Event at Enniskillen Campus. Businesses included equine organisations, feed […]

Members of the Greenmount Association Committee making final arrangements for their annual charity event: - L-R, Paddy Solan, PRO, William Chesney, President, and James King, Vice President.
Back Row: Maureen Currie (Danske Bank), Mark Blelock (Ulster Grassland Society), Darren McCann, (student), Victor Chestnutt (UFU), Glenn Patterson (Dunbia), Eamon Matthews (AI Services).
January 3, 2017

Bursaries Awarded to Winning Students

The CAFRE Bursary programme brought Christmas bonuses for twenty-one successful agriculture and horticulture students at CAFRE’s Greenmount Campus. A total of £21,500 was distributed in the Awards presentation during the […]

CAFRE/UFU/UAS 2017 Arable Conference Committee
Greenmount students get ready for Open Day
September 27, 2016

Discover a course for you at CAFRE

The College of Agriculture, Food and Rural Enterprise (CAFRE) invites you to  come along to our upcoming October Open Days to find out about the excellent careers and courses available […]

Equine tack room
September 16, 2016

Equine Business Workshops

A series of workshops for equine businesses in Northern Ireland that will provide information to drive your business forward. The series is suitable for all equine related businesses from riding […]

St Puis X students at Greenmount Grow careers day
August 2, 2016

Discover a course for you at CAFRE

Now you are about to receive your GCSE or A-level results it’s time to focus on your future. Are you interested in continuing your education on a full-time course that […]

Koi Carp weekend at Greenmount Campus
Wildlife pond at Greenmount Campus
International postgraduate research
June 17, 2016

Postgraduate Opportunities at CAFRE

Have you ever thought about furthering your education, changing careers, or feel that you need to build your confidence to be ready to grasp those opportunities that come your way? […]

Floristry student at Greenmount
May 3, 2016

Hundreds flock to CAFRE open days

Enniskillen, Loughry and Greenmount Campuses of the College of Agriculture, Food and Rural Enterprise [CAFRE] recently hosted a number of very successful Spring Open Days in April with over 1100 […]

Walled Garden at Greenmoutn Campus
April 4, 2016

Spring into action at CAFRE

Are you considering courses to study after your GCSE or A-level examinations? Are you interested in continuing your education on a specialised course that will prepare you for a career […]

Loughry students manufacturing chocolate eggs
March 21, 2016

Easter Egg-stravaganza at Loughry Campus

The National Diploma food students at CAFRE’s Loughry Campus study the theory of food manufacture before using Loughry’s pilot scale manufacturing equipment to produce the products. Recently, the students have […]

Christopher Quigley Food Apprentice winner
Loughry Bursary Providers 2016
March 14, 2016

Industry Bursaries for Loughry Students

At the Food Bursary Awards ceremony, fourteen food students from Loughry’s higher education degree courses were presented with the industry bursaries they have secured this academic year. This year the […]