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.
The Irish Farmers Journal, along with open air, host the first ever Agri-Careers Fair on Thursday March 3rd 2016. The event takes place in the RDS from 11am-8pm and there will be plenty on offer on the day which senior cycle students. The main focus of the day will be to encourage and inspire students that there is a viable future career in the […]
IASTA will host an All Ireland Agricultural Science Table Quiz on Thursday April 7th 2016 in Portlaoise (venue to be confirmed) beginning at 6:30pm. Team must consist of four members from Leaving Certificate Agricultural Science (final year pupils only). There will be a small entry fee (€20) per team, which will be collected on the night […]
There are a number of regional branch meeting scheduled for this and next week, in advance of AgVenture – our Annual Conference. The meetings will mainly involve a discussion on the recently published Draft Specifications for Leaving Certificate Agricultural Science and also an election of branch officers. We hope as many members can attend these events, […]