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At the launch of the Signpost programme at Teagasc Moorepark, Fermoy, were  Dr Siobhán Kavanagh, Steven Fitzgerald, Dr Stan Lalor, Ger McSweeney and Prof Frank O’Mara

(...) overall goal of reducing gaseous emissions from Irish agriculture, while also creating more profitable and(...)

Nepalese farmers work the land near Bungamati village in the Kathmandu Valley recently. Photograph: Menahem Kahana/AFP/Getty Images

With three quarters of the country’s population working on the land and agriculture accounting for(...)

Pádraic Flood: ‘I suggested that, for yield increases, we will need to improve the photosynthetic productivity of crops’

(...) population growth and the challenge this poses for agriculture, ” he says. “I went back in time to the 1950s(...)