June 12, 2014

Industry Bursaries for Loughry Food 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.  Nine companies offered […]

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June 12, 2014

GUI cadets hand over the baton at Greenmount

Ryan and Conchobhar shake hands on handover of the cadetship at Greenmount. GUI Greenkeeping Cadet Ryan Killen from Belfast is handing over the reins to Conchobhar Kerr from Londonderry/Derry at […]

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May 27, 2014

Apprenticeship in Horse Care or Racehorse Care

CAFRE are currently recruiting for the Level 2 Apprenticeship in Horse Care which will begin in September 2014. This is a work based training course that enables employees to gain […]

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May 22, 2014

Greenmount florists score success at Chelsea.

RHS Young Chelsea Florist of the Year Competition CAFRE Floristry students Shannon Ormandy, Ballymena, (left) and Emma Sinnamon, Armagh, celebrate their success in the RHS Young Chelsea Florist of the […]

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May 16, 2014

Cafre Students go gardening at Balmoral

  A team of four horticulture students from CAFRE spent an exhausting 3 days at Balmoral show creating a World Skills show garden in front of thousands of visitors.  The […]

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May 12, 2014

Cafre Student Fun Day

The Student Representative Council at Greenmount Campus organised the Cafre student fun day. Student teams from Greenmount, Loughry and Enniskillen campuses participated. Activities included a rodeo bull, human table football and other […]

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May 12, 2014

Online social media course for equine businesses

CAFRE are excited to announce that they will be delivering an online social media course for equine businesses with the option of achieving an accredited qualification. The LANTRA qualification is […]

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May 2, 2014

U.P.L.A.N.D.S. Student Learning Project at CAFRE

Applied, practical and relevant to the needs of the industry are the attributes of CAFRE’s higher level education agriculture programmes. One module delivered on higher education programmes is Enterprise Management. […]

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May 2, 2014

CAFRE Land-based Technology students visit Scotland

CAFRE Level 3 Extended Diploma students in Land-based Technology recently completed a 5 day study tour to Scotland. The tour included visits to a wide range of businesses, including large-scale […]

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April 17, 2014

Loughry Food Students Visit Alimentaria

Seventeen final year food degree students from CAFRE’s Loughry Campus recently took part in a study tour to Barcelona.  The main objective of the study tour was to learn about […]

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April 14, 2014

Part-time equine course a huge success

The new part-time equine certificate provided by the College of Agriculture, Food and Rural Enterprise at Greenmount Campus has recently finished and all of the 18 people who completed the […]

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April 8, 2014

Developing estate skills at Greenmount

The Level 2 Diploma in Agriculture and the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Agriculture students at CAFRE, Greenmount Campus, complete Estate Skills training as part of their course. These are […]

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