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.
Agri Aware’s Farm Walk and Talk, 2016 will take place over the week of 7-11 of March when second level agricultural students across the country are expected to attend events. Through curriculum-linked educational and exploratory tours at Teagasc Agricultural Colleges, students will be given the opportunity for hands-on learning about a variety of elements of […]
IASTA are pleased to announce the date for our Annual Conference. This year we are collaborating with the PDST with the two day event taking place on the evening of Friday March 4th and Saturday March 5th in the Abbey Hotel Roscommon. The event will be hosted by the IASTA Western & Mid-Western branches. Full […]
The NCCA have published the Draft Specification for the Leaving Certificate Agricultural Science new syllabus. In line with this, the NCCA has also begun a consultation process inviting anyone with an interest in Agricultural Science to provide feedback on the draft specifications. IASTA would like to encourage all their members to read the draft specifications […]