Megan Norton, Greenisland, Co.Antrim, receives a £1,000 bursary from Stacey Moss of Blue Frog.
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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? […]

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Harold Lusk on behalf of Giltspur Scientific Ltd presenting Mark Nolan with his bursary
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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 […]

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Tractor Driving
June 7, 2017

Summer school for young tractor drivers

The school holidays are just around the corner, and many young members of the family will be helping out with the day to day tasks on the family farm. This […]

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Equine student at Enniskillen Campus
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June 5, 2017

EU EAA Soil Sampling and Analysis Scheme

Free Soil Sampling and Analysis Service for Northern Ireland Livestock Farmers As part of the EU’s Exceptional Adjustment Aid (EAA) Package, the Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute (AFBI), and/or their appointed […]

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May 31, 2017

Survey on agricultural education and training

Are you currently farming and have you previously studied an agriculture related course at CAFRE (or before CAFRE’s formation in 2004; at Greenmount, Loughry or Enniskillen College) or at a […]

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Emma Nagle receives a €1000 bursary from Regina Byrne from the ITBA
May 31, 2017

ITBA Bursary for CAFRE Equine Student

Students at CAFRE Enniskillen Campus were recently awarded bursaries from leading equine businesses and organisations. These organisations assist students directly by providing financial assistance to help defray some of the […]

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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 […]

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Shannon Ormandy at the National Gallery
May 22, 2017

Flowers Bring Art to Life

The National Gallery and The Flower Council have won the 2017 UXB London Award for Best Use of Digital Channels. This is one of the Emcees Awards that aim to […]

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Adam Ferguson & Will Burberry Euroskills
May 11, 2017

Adam goes from Euro Gold to World Final

Greenmount Horticulture graduate, Adam Ferguson, has secured one of only two places on the UK Team that will compete in the final of the WorldSkills Landscape Gardening Competition in Abu […]

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Ballyclare Secondary School Biodiversity Workshop
May 9, 2017

School Biodiversity Workshop Event at Greenmount Campus

Ballyclare Secondary School Pupils Enjoy ‘Biodiversity Workshop’ Event at Greenmount Campus CAFRE CAFRE recently hosted Year 13 A Level Biology pupils and teachers from Ballyclare Secondary School at a one […]

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Councillor Mary Garrity, Chair of Fermanagh and Omagh District Council presenting the Jockey Hall Stud Bursary to Sophie Galloway at the recent CAFRE Enniskillen Careers Event.
April 28, 2017

Jockey Hall Stud Bursary Presentation

Sophie Galloway, a second year Level 3 Extended Diploma in Horse Management student at CAFRE Enniskillen Campus has been awarded the Jockey Hall Stud Bursary of £1,000. The bursary, which […]

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Members of the winning team pictured with CAFRE and Linden Foods staff. From left: Dr Kate Semple (CAFRE), Anna Truesdale (Newcastle, Co. Down), Brendan, White (Castlewellan, Co. Down), Claire Windrum (Carryduff, Co. Down), and Keith Williamson (Linden Foods). Team member Thomas Wells (Moira, Co. Armagh) is absent from the photograph.
April 25, 2017

Agriculture students show their food enterprise skills

Agricultural Technology students impressed industry judges with mouth watering food products at their recent Supply Chain presentations. Products ranged from Wagyu beef burgers to a ‘clean eating’ style wrap (with […]

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Greenmount Open Day
April 14, 2017

Hundreds attend CAFRE Spring 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 almost 1,000 […]

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Beef Student of the Year winner, Orla Kelly receives her reward from Beef Shorthorn Society’s, Geoff Riby (left) and Stuart Ashworth, Quality Meat Scotland (right)
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The staff and students from the Ecole des Industries du Lait et des Viandes ENILV, (School of Milk and Meat Industries), in La Roche sur Foron, also got a flavour of the work that Loughry students do with the local industry to develop new food products.
March 31, 2017

French students get a taste for CAFRE food

French food and drink apprentices have gone “Ooh La La” over the specialist food technology facilities at CAFRE’s Loughry campus. The staff and students from the Ecole des Industries du […]

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