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Ewe Want to Know About Sheep?

Date: Tuesday, 14th November, 2023

Time: 9:30am – 3pm

Location: Teagasc, Athenry, H65 R718

Science Week at Teagasc 2023

Image credit: Credit Andrew Downes.

Secondary school students are invited to Teagasc Athenry to get an insight into on-going research on an extensive sheep farm.

Animal Science - Here students will see how science is used to address issues related to reproduction and parasitism in sheep.

Sheep Breeds - View alternative sheep breeds – their attributes and role(s) in Irish farming.

Grassland and the environment – learn about different grass and clover species and learn about nitrogen fixation. Dealing with environmental issues, use of slurry and fertilizer, and so on.

Pre-booking required: Expressions of interest for this event to Norina Coppinger by email at: Norina.Coppinger@teagasc.ie