Check out these essential experiments for Leaving Cert Agricultural Science students who want to prepare for their exam this summer!

Agri Aware and UCD School of Agriculture and Food Science developed a new curriculum-linked experiment video series to help students revise and catch up on any missed lab time.

The Essential Experiments series cover topics such as soils, milk quality and crop science.

Look at the top of the article and scroll down to watch the first five in the series below, with more to be added to this special YouTube playlist HERE.

Soil Biology Field Practical

Soil Science Basics Experiment

More Soil Science Basic Experiments

Soil Texturing By Hand

The experiments in the videos were carried out by UCD School of Agriculture and Food Science professors and staff.

The Irish Agricultural Science Teachers Association (IASTA) advised on any new changes and how best to make the content as exam-specific as possible.