BAFRE Postgraduate Courses
June 20, 2017

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? […]

CAFRE-Greenmount Flowers & Gardens
June 7, 2017

2017 CAFRE Walled Garden Summer Open Weekends

Don’t miss the opportunity to see one of County Antrim’s most beautiful gardens at its best! Enjoy the glorious gardens at Greenmount Campus, visit our outdoor classroom and learn about […]

Colin McKnight NICS Professional of the Year 2017
May 24, 2017

Building a Reputation for Excellence in Horticulture

Congratulations to CAFRE’s Colin McKnight on receiving the NICS Professional of the Year Award for his work with the Worldskills Organisation in raising standards of training in the UK Landscape […]

May 22, 2017

Irish Equine Centre and CAFRE Seminar

The Irish Equine Centre and CAFRE are hosting an Equine Nutrition and Environment seminar on Wednesday 14th June in the Seagoe Hotel, Portadown. The seminar will include presentations from Professor […]

"Students Rachel McIlveen and Jack Graham prepare for the Loughry Spring Open with Lecturer Liz Simpson"
CAFRE Bursaries
Horse in Show Ring
March 27, 2017

Preparing Horses for Ridden Show Classes

The College of Agriculture, Food and Rural Enterprise, (CAFRE) along with The Irish Draught Horse Society Ltd of Northern Ireland are holding a training evening on ridden showing classes for […]

CAFRE April Open Day 2017 (L)
March 22, 2017

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 […]

AFBI Science Conference announced
March 10, 2017

Major AFBI Science Conference announced

The Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute has organised a major conference entitled: AFBI Science – Shaping Livestock Farming for 2030 which will take place on Tuesday 28th March 2017 at the […]

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 […]