Kate Dempsey

Kate Dempsey is a 2020 Nuffield Scholar. Kate will utilise her Nuffield scholarship to study the synergy potential for agriculture and aquaculture so that both farming industries may be able to increase production while balancing overall national…

Gareth Lamberton

Gareth Lamerton is a 2020 Nuffield Scholar. Gareth will study 'The impact of on-farm decisions in our society'.   Gareth grew up on our family-run dairy, beef and sheep farm along the shores of Lough Swilly in Co. Donegal. He is married…

Linda O’Neill

I grew up in Castletownbere in West Cork on a small dairy farm, and now based in Dungarvan, Co. Waterford. Following my Leaving Cert I went to Clonakilty Agricultural College to complete my Green Cert, I completed four years in college receiving…

Bruce Thompson

Bruce Thompson is a 2020 Nuffield Scholar. Bruce is an advocate of the Irish grass based production system. He maintains that animal health is at the core of successful animal farming and one aspect that he is measuring is parasite burdens.…