Teagasc Trip

From L To R Dr. Emer Kennedy, Teagasc Moorepark, Derry O’Donovan, Science Teacher, Coláiste Treasa, Kanturk, Professor Gerry Boyle, Director of Teagasc, Darragh Twomey, Andrew Heffernan, Dr. Lance O’Brien, Head of foresight and Strategy, Teagasc.John Spink, Head of Crop Research Department, Teagasc, Oakpark, Catriona Boyle, Science Communications and Outreach, Teagasc
Coláiste Treasa Students, Darragh Twomey and Andrew Heffernan along with their Science Teacher Derry O’ Donovan were invited to Teagasc Moorpark, Fermoy to meet the Director of Teagasc, Prof Gerry Boyle.  This follows on from the BT young Scientist competition in January last, where the students won the Teagasc award  for their project on ‘ the effects of Pseudomonas Fluorescens L321 On Enhancing Barley Crop yield.
This involved lunch and a tour of the Dairy Research facilities at Teagasc, Fermoy.
Missing from the Photograph is Neil O’ Leary who was also part of the team that took part in the young Scientist competition.