Macra Agricultural Skillnet News and Events: 25th April 2019

Post on: Thu, 25, April 2019

Applications are now open for our Masters in Agricultural Extension and Innovation. This course, delivered by UCD, is a part time and distance learning programme with a number of classroom days over the two academic years. The course will equip graduates with the necessary skills and knowledge to better support and advise farmers on innovations and methods of improving  and developing their farm businesses. Please see for full details and application form and note the closing date of 12th May.

Certified Emergency First Aid and Health courses will be running in Kilkenny on 11th May and in Clonakilty on 18th May respectively. Visit our website for details and to book.  

A one-day Hoofcare, Mobility and Lameness Workshop, which is both theory and practically based, is scheduled for 7th May and will be delivered by Dunmasc Genetics.

Our popular Dairy Business and Strategic Management Seminars delivered over the autumn months by Lynaire Ryan, New Zealand Dairy Consultant, can be booked online now.  See our website for special discounts and reduced overnight accommodation rates for the seminars.  

Visit the Skillnets page at for our new 2019 Training Brochure and for full information and booking for our courses

If your company or farm has a training need, please contact the Macra Agricultural Skillnet staff on or on 01-4268900