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Story ideas for Tuesday 24th November 2015

November 23, 2015 Posted in : Agriculture, Alltech, Galzacs15, Science, Stories, Students

Story Idea: 2016 Alltech Young Scientist program registration extended to Dec. 31

Expert: Dr Aoife Lyons (Expert in Clinical Psychology) Director of Global Educational Initiative, Alltech.

The Hook: For some young scientists, Alltech has an early Christmas gift. The opportunity to register for the 2016 Alltech Young Scientist programme, the world’s largest university-level competition in agriscience, has been extended until Dec. 31.

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Story ideas for Thursday 12th November

November 9, 2015 Posted in : Agriculture, Science, Teagasc

Thursday 12th November 2015

Story Idea: Agricultural Price Indices September 2015
Expert: John Spink
 (Expert in Agriculture & Crop Production) Head of Crop Science Research Department, Teagasc.                           
The Hook: 
The agricultural price indices for September 2015 are released today. John Spink, expert in agriculture and crop production at Teagasc, is available to comment on these figures and what it means for the industry. (more…)

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Story ideas for Monday 9th November 2015

November 9, 2015 Posted in : Agriculture, Alltech, Conference, Entrepreneurship, Science

Monday 9th November 2015

Story Idea: Registration for the 2016 edition, ONE: The Alltech Ideas Conference is now available at one.alltech.com
Expert: Dr. Aoife Lyons 
(Child Psychology & ) Director of Global Educational Initiatives, Alltech.                        
The Hook: 
A forum for world-changing ideas, global networking and inspiration, 97 percent of event attendees said they would attend again. The conference offers a topical blend of science, agriculture, entrepreneurship, business and marketing, along with a craft beer festival and a collection of chefs preparing international food delights to sample. (more…)

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Story Ideas for every day of the week: 9th-13th November

November 9, 2015 Posted in : Agriculture, Alltech, Conference, Depression, Diabetes, Entrepreneurship, Festivals, Science

Monday 9th November 2015

Story Idea: Registration for the 2016 edition, ONE: The Alltech Ideas Conference is now available at one.alltech.com
Expert: Dr. Aoife Lyons 
(Child Psychology & ) Director of Global Educational Initiatives, Alltech.                        
The Hook: 
A forum for world-changing ideas, global networking and inspiration, 97 percent of event attendees said they would attend again. The conference offers a topical blend of science, agriculture, entrepreneurship, business and marketing, along with a craft beer festival and a collection of chefs preparing international food delights to sample. (more…)

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Story ideas for Wednesday 16th September 2015

September 14, 2015 Posted in : Air Pollution, Galzacs15, Science, UCC

Story Idea: Saving the ozone layer – Inspiring action to combat climate change
Expert: Professor John Wenger (Expert in Air Pollution and Scientific Research) Senior Lecturer in Chemistry/ Research Leader at Environmental Research Institute, University College Cork.

The Hook: September 16th is the International Day for Preservation of the Ozone Layer. Several decades ago, destruction of the ozone layer was the biggest environmental threat to mankind. But decisive world-wide action saved the ozone layer and it is now recovering well.

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Calling All Cheese Lovers – Food for Health Ireland researchers to undertake the largest study of the impact of cheese on Irish heart health

August 17, 2015 Posted in : Dairy Farming, Food, Food for Health Ireland, Health, Healthy Living, Heart, Science, Teagasc, UCD

Are we getting the wrong advice about saturated fat from foods like cheese? For years, cheese has been demonized as a food high in saturated fat which could raise cholesterol levels and heart disease risks. Irish researchers in University College Dublin and Teagasc Moorepark now think that this advice needs a rethink.

A number of scientific studies published in the last few years have called into question the current negative message about cheese as an unhealthy food. This emerging science from around the world is poking holes in the argument that cheese is detrimental to health. FHI scientists will shortly begin the largest study of its kind in Ireland to understand more about cheese and its impact on our health.

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Story Ideas For Every Day Of The Week 6th July – 10th July 2015

July 6, 2015 Posted in : Agriculture, Air Pollution, Alltech, Business, EPA, EuroComm, Europe, Experts, Farming, Galzacs, Galzacs Guide, Galzacs15, Global Warming, Health, Homelessness, Housing, IPU, Ireland, Our experts in the media, Renting, Science, Simon Community, Stories, Teagasc, UCC

Monday 6th July 2015

Story Idea: Market rents and rent supplement – the growing gap
Expert: Niamh Randall
 (Expert in Homelessness & Housing Markets) Head of Policy & Communications / National Spokesperson, Simon Communities of Ireland.


The Hook: 
Just one in eight properties available to rent come within rent supplement limits, research from the Simon Communities in Ireland has found. The Locked Out of the Market study found that of the 1,150 properties available to rent during the three-day snapshot period just 138 were under rent supplement limits. (more…)

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Upcoming International Men’s Health Week: Galzac’s Experts Cover Mind, Body & Soul

June 16, 2015 Posted in : Entrepreneurship, Experts, Food Science, Galzacs, Galzacs Guide, Galzacs15, Ireland, Science, Teagasc, UCC

In lieu of the upcoming Men’s Health Week, international event which seeks to heighten awareness of preventable health problems for males of all ages, support men and boys to engage in healthier lifestyle choices / activities and encourages the early detection and treatment of health difficulties in males, we decided to take a look at some of our Galzac’s health experts and their area of expertise in terms of mind, body and soul. MHW will run from Monday 15th until Sunday 21st June 2015.

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Story Ideas for Friday 10th April 2015

April 7, 2015 Posted in : Experts, Galzacs15, Next Generation Recruitment, Recruitment, Science

Story Idea: Next Generation Have Launched a New Data Science Division

Expert: Linda Davis (Expert in Recruitment and Careers) Managing Director of Next Generation Recruitment.

The Hook: Next Generation Recruitment are set to announce a new Data Science recruitment division created in Next Generation Recruitment due to increased market demand…..

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