MEP McGuinness hosts Teagasc briefing in the European Parliament

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MEP McGuinness hosts Teagasc briefing in the European Parliament

Mairead McGuinness MEP and Vice-President of the European Parliament hosted a briefing by Teagasc representatives in the European Parliament for MEPs on the outlook for Irish agriculture with regard to greenhouse gas and ammonia emissions recently.

MEP McGuinness is a member of the European Parliament's Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development and the Environment, Food Safety and Public Health Committee.

Pictured in the European Parliament, (back row l-r): Alan Jagoe, CEJA President and member of Teagasc authority; Jane Kavanagh, Head of Research Operations, Teagasc; Karina Pierce, UCD and member of Teagasc authority; Joseph Larkin, Experimental Research Officer, Teagasc; Tom Doherty, Chief Operations Officer, Teagasc; Dr Frank O’Mara, Director of Research, Teagasc; Dr Gary Lanigan, Principle Research Officer, Teagasc; and Trevor Donnellan, Principle Research Officer, Teagasc. (Front row l-r): Dr Noel Cawley, Chairman of Teagasc authority; Deirdre Clune MEP; Professor Gerry Boyle, Director, Teagasc; Mairead McGuinness MEP; and Matt Carthy MEP.