Horse Care
Hands-on courses for hands-on people at Teagasc Kildalton College
Helen Sharp
The following courses are offered at Teagasc Kildalton Agricultural College, Piltown, Co. Kilkenny. These programmes are practically based and industry focused.
14 January 2022 Pony Tales
PONY TALES: Teagasc publish 'Genetics and Breeding of Irish Horses'
Dr Alan Hurley is the author of the book which aims to educate those interested in equine studies
14 January 2022 Careers & education
Kildalton- where actions speak louder than words!
Teagasc Kildalton College have enjoyed an action packed first semester full of hands-on training with horses and industry experience on offer across a number of courses
NEWS IN BRIEF: Flexi Eventing Series set to kick off
The Baileys Horse Feeds Flexi Eventing series begins next Saturday, January 15th and will host two legs of the HSI Affiliate Develoment League
7 January 2022 Sport horse news
Positive Podcasts: The Environment Edge
Finding clear voices for farmers amidst the environmental anxiety can be tricky, but Teagasc's podcast The Environment Edge is here to help.
31 December 2021 Farm management
NEWS IN BRIEFS: Top breeders lined up for Teagasc webinar
Top sport horse breeders, Dr Noel Cawley and Rio Olympian Greg Broderick, are the guests for the Teagasc 'Let's Talk Equine' webinar on Tuesday, December 7th 2021
3 December 2021 Sport horse news
BREEDING: Calling all young breeders
Teagasc/Horse Sport Ireland is running their highly informative 'Young Breeder Training Programme' aimed at all in the 15-25 age category who are interested in learning more about sport horse breeding
22 October 2021 Breeding and sales
NEWS IN BRIEF: Calling all young breeders!
Teagasc and Horse Sport Ireland are hosting the ISH Young Breeders' programme this autumn, kicking off on October 30th at the Hughes Horse Stud, Co Kilkenny
15 October 2021 Sport horse news
NEWS: Leonidas II retired from eventing
Padraig McCarthy's mount did his last competition last weekend at the European Championships
1 October 2021 Sport horse news
NEWS IN BRIEF: Burke and Teuton set for Teagasc webinar
Joe Burke of Cloonisle Stud and Victoria Teuton, performance coach, are the guest speakers for Teagasc's 'Let's Talk Equine' webinar on Tuesday, July 6th at 8.30pm
2 July 2021 Sport horse news
PONY TALES: Roseann scoops Teagasc photo award
The winners of the Teagasc ‘Equine Farming and Biodiversity’ were announced this week
18 June 2021 Pony Tales
HORSE SENSE: From the ground up - starting youngsters off on the right foot
Teagasc Equine Specialist Wendy Conlon was joined by legendary horseman William Micklem for the latest Let's Talk Equine webinar to discuss handling young horses in preparation for backing
18 June 2021 Training methods