Nuffield Farming Scholarships Trust Ireland has announced five new Irish scholars who will undertake Nuffield Scholarships in the coming years.
Following a 2-stage interview, the selection process chose 5 candidates to receive this award. The 5 scholars are:
David Dolan, Claremorris, Co. Mayo
Nuffield scholarship topic: "Net zero emissions - challenges and opportunities for farmers and co-ops"
Aoife Feeny, Ballingcollig, Co. Cork
Nuffield scholarship topic: "Identifying key methods to influence behaviour change at farm level to improve water quality"
Lance Woods, Cootehill, Co. Cavan
Nuffield scholarship topic: "
Pat Collins, Castlemartyr, Co. Cork
Nuffield scholarship topic: "How dairy beef production and arable farming complement each other in an integrated system"
Nick Cotter, Abbeyfeale, Co. Limerick
Nuffield scholarship topic: "Getting off blanket worming: an evaluation of current practice and newer tools to reduce anthelmintic use and address anthelmintic resistance on ruminant livestock farms"