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Ag-Science Study Guides

Each school year Agri Aware, the Irish Farmers Journal (IFJ) and the Irish Agricultural Science Teachers’ Association (IASTA)

Introduction

Each school year Agri Aware, the Irish Farmers Journal (IFJ) and the Irish Agricultural Science Teachers’ Association (IASTA) produce 29 weeks of ag-science study guides published in the Irish Farmers Journal digital newspaper.

Over 14,000+ leaving cert ag-science students benefit from these guides which cover the updated agricultural science curriculum.

In addition to the study guides, the IFJ provides classroom videos featuring the Irish Farmers Journal’s specialist team.

For more information please contact agsci@farmersjournal.ie

Place your order here.

The Digital Packages (only €25 or €40 with an IFJ hoodie)

  • Study Guides throughout the school year (29 weeks).
  • NEW RESOURCE! A complimentary copy of the new Dictionary of Essential Agricultural Science terms, featuring 246 new terms.
  • NEW RESOURCE! A dedicated schools hub area within the Irish Farmers Journal Website.
  • NEW RESOURCE! STUDENT WORKSHEETS: Another exciting addition is student worksheets.
  • NEW! LIVE DATA – THE IRISH FARMERS JOURNAL BEEF AND SHEEP DEMONSTRATION FARM IN TULLAMORE will make relevant data available to students. This data will be updated throughout the schools year.
  • NEW! SIGNPOSTING: The Irish Farmers Journal will highlight articles and videos related to study guide content.
  • THE IRISH FARMERS JOURNAL’S SPECIALIST TEAM will produce webinars based on the study guide topics.
  • DOWNLOAD THE WEEKLY E-PAPER and read offline without an internet connection.
  • EXPLORE OVER 11 YEARS OF PAST EDITIONS of the Irish Farmers Journal through our e-paper archives.
  • ACCESS TO OUR NEWS APP and all farmersjournal.ie content including multimedia learning tools – videos, podcasts, our new Schools Hub and more!
  • READ on any smartphone, tablet or PC.
  • ACCESS to heavily subsidised student resources (add to order separately).

Teacher Resources:

All teachers who sign up a class for the IFJ study guide packages will enjoy the following benefits:

  • NEW RESOURCE! Exclusive webinars for teachers.
  • NEW RESOURCE! A complimentary copy of the new Dictionary of Essential Agricultural Science terms, featuring 246 new terms.
  • NEW RESOURCE! Eight classroom posters.
  • NEW RESOURCE! A brand-new worksheet will be available each week to accompany the latest edition of the study guides.
  • Free Hoodie: Teachers who place an order for their class will receive a free Irish Farmers Journal branded hoodie (RRP €45)
  • Classroom videos: The Irish Farmers Journal’s specialist team will deliver student-focused webinars.
  • Irish Farmers Journal: Complimentary digital subscription to www.farmersjournal.ie (including e-paper access).

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