December 22, 2014

Work Experience at Down Royal Racecourse

My name is Martin Rice, I come from Downpatrick and I am a final year Equine Management Degree student currently studying at CAFRE Enniskillen Campus. I was recently able to […]

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December 19, 2014

Part Time Equine Courses for 2015

The College of Agriculture, Food and Rural Enterprise (CAFRE) have launched their programme of Equine short courses for the beginning of 2015. These courses have something for everyone wishing to […]

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December 18, 2014

Winter Graduation at Queen’s for CAFRE MSc students

The Queen’s Winter Graduation ceremony was a festive celebration for students studying communication programmes at Loughry Campus, CAFRE, with 8 students being awarded their MSc in Communication. For over forty […]

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December 11, 2014

Young Horticulturists of the Future Get Creative

The winners of the Integrated Primary Schools Allianz Scarecrow Woods Competition and an Edible Container Garden were at Greenmount, to collect their prizes of trees and shrubs to plant in their school […]

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December 10, 2014

Loughry Campus Students a Semester of Giving

Students at CAFRE’s Loughry Campus have shown their charitable side this semester raising money for several of their selected charities. Stephen Trainor, the Student President, along with the Student Representative […]

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December 4, 2014

A Matter of Loaf and Dairy

National Diploma Food Technology Students from Loughry Campus recently visited Linwoods – a family owned company based just outside Armagh. Linwoods manufacture a range of Premium Bakery, Dairy and Healthy […]

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November 25, 2014

Learning from the experts

Taylor Boyd studying on the  Level 2 Diploma in Horticulture recently had the opportunity to get hands on experience working with John Stubbs from the Landscape Centre as he helped […]

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November 18, 2014

Greenmount students stop to smell the roses!

Horticulture students from Greenmount Campus recently visited the 128 acre Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park in Belfast which is home to the City of Belfast International Rose Garden.  During […]

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November 4, 2014

Enniskillen Students learn more about Equine Welfare

Enniskillen Campus equine students recently attended a very interesting and informative talk on ‘Selected Aspects of Equine Welfare in Ireland’ by Dr Joseph A Collins an expert in equine welfare.  […]

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November 4, 2014

Learning From Afar

Paul Mooney (leftl)  Head of Horticulture Education at Greenmount Campus – CAFRE welcomed distance learning students from Lan Teo in Falcarragh Co. Donegal  to the campus recently  and presented them […]

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November 3, 2014

Creative Gardens at Galgorm Castle

Mrs Diana Gass, Managing Director of Creative Gardens, Galgorm Castle, recently hosted a visit of the Horticulture Foundation Degree students studying the Garden Retail Module at Greenmount.  Creative Gardens at Galgorm […]

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October 30, 2014

A Fun Day of Cross-country at Castle Leslie

The Level 2 Diploma in Horse Care students swapped their usual timetables and classes for a fun filled day at Castle Leslie, Glaslough, Co. Monaghan.  The students left the college […]

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October 24, 2014

Sheep Production

Below are the powerpoint presentations for the Sheep Production module:-  

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