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Top Marks For Agri Student From Katesbridge

Kirsty McNeilly from Katesbridge, County Down has received the First Trust Bank Bursary Award from First Trust Bank’s agriculture managers, Eoin Donnelly and Sheena McFlynn. Kirsty, a student at the College of Agriculture, Food and Rural Enterprise (CAFRE) Loughry Campus, achieved top marks in the college’s Global Marketing module as…

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Castlewellan Farmer Scoops All Ireland Prize

Joe Milligan, a young farmer from Castlewellan, has been named runner-up in the AIB / Teagasc All-Ireland ‘Best Farm Business Plan’ competition. Receiving a prize cheque for €1,000, Joe is the first farmer from Northern Ireland to win an award at the final of the prestigious competition. Joe, who recently…

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Scarecrow Square Winners Collect Their Rewards

A talented team from Drumlins Integrated Primary School in Ballynahinch have been rewarded for their inspiring scarecrow creations with new saplings for their schools. The creative children were at CAFRE campus at Greenmount, Antrim, to celebrate their win in the Integrated Primary Schools’ Scarecrow competition at the 2013 Airtricity Garden…

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