Careers rarely develop the way we plan them. Our career path often takes many twists and turns, with particular events, choices and people influencing our direction.

We asked Bryan Daniels from Teagasc to give some advice for people considering this job:

Bryan Daniels

Farmer - Dairy

Teagasc

Read more

Bryan Daniels
The best bit of advice I could give anyone thinking about going into dairy farming is to go out and get experience first hand on a farm. This way you will know if you enjoy it and have a passion to do it first hand. If you do then studying agriculture in school and then onto an ag college is a great foundation to get the required knowledge you will need in the future.
Close

Naturalist?
Naturalist
Not surprisingly, some aspect of the natural sciences will run through the Naturalists interests - from ecological awareness to nutrition and health. People with an interest in horticulture, land usage and farming (including fish) are Naturalists.

Some Naturalists focus on animals rather than plants, and may enjoy working with, training, caring for, or simply herding them. Other Naturalists will prefer working with the end result of nature's produce - the food produced from plants and animals. Naturalists like solving problems with solutions that show some sensitivity to the environmental impact of what they do. They like to see practical results, and prefer action to talking and discussing.
All Courses
PLC Progression Routes
PLC Points Calculator
CAO Points Calculator
CAO Video Guide

Dunboyne College of Further Education
Plunket College
Colaiste Ide College of Further Education
Career Interviews
Sector Profiles
School Subjects (LC)
College Courses
Close
Study Skills
Other
Work Experience (School)
CV & Interview Preparation

Study Skills
logo imagelogo image

Study Skills

The following videos provide expert advice on how to study better and improve your exam performance.

 

12 Videos available
1. First things first
Source:YouTube




2. Use time wisely
Source:YouTube




3. Get organised
Source:YouTube




4. Learn how to read
Source:YouTube




5. Schedule your time
Source:YouTube




6. Listen and take notes
Source:YouTube




7. Hand in neat work
Source:




8. Ask questions
Source:




9. Help other people
Source:YouTube




10. Anticipate exam questions
Source:YouTube




11. Do more than you are asked
Source:YouTube




12. Use what you learn
Source:YouTube