Welcome to the website of the Irish Agricultural Science Teachers’ Association (IASTA). IASTA aims to serve the teachers of Agricultural Science in Ireland by providing resources for teachers, organising events and providing up to date news about Irish farming to teachers.
This excellent video on Farm Safety, produced with the aid of some IASTA members, should prove useful in the classroom. Presented by Irish rugby player Sean O’Brien the video featured people telling their stories of their involvment in farm accidents. It also contains tips on avoiding farm accidents.
IASTA, in association with the PDST, will hold their Annual Conference (Ag-Venture) on the evening of Friday March 3rd and Saturday March 4th 2017 in Dublin. The Friday evening session, which will include the IASTA AGM and dinner, will take place in the Louis Fitzgerald Hotel on the Naas Road while Saturday’s events will take place […]
The Members of IASTA wish to extend their sincere sympathy to the wife and family of George Mullen – a former lecturer of Agricultural Science in both UCD and UL, who sadly passed away today (Sunday 22nd Jan 2017). “Ar Dheis De go raibh a anamh.” George was a founding member of IASTA and served […]