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Indicators from Bord Bia

With over 3.5 billion people now in lockdown, many new behaviours are being forced on us, experimented with and are bringing new learnings for...
COVID 19: Guidelines and Recommendations for Safeguarding staff on Horticulture facilities

COVID-19 Teagasc Horticulture resources and web site.

Teagasc Horticulture Development Department have developed some focused factsheets and resources for the broad horticulture sectors in response to COVID-19. On Friday 3rd we have...
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Forest management tasks you can do now – Teagasc Forestry e-News

Welcome to this edition. In this edition, we focus on forest management tasks for spring. To see what needs to be done at this time of...
The bark of larch trees was found to offer the most effective sound absorption.

Conifer is top tree in urban sound absorption test – BBC News

Scientists say trees have a role to play in combating noise pollution in urban environments and have identified the best species for the job. The...
COVID-19-OUTDOORS

Leave No Trace guidelines for getting outdoors responsibly and safely

Leave No Trace Ireland have published a set of simple guidelines for getting outdoors responsibly and safely amid the COVID-19 crisis. Increasing numbers of people...
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Start & Scale – Covid-19 Edition – Dublin BIC

A Time of Crisis If there was ever a time when you had to rely on your entrepreneurial spirit, and the characteristics that enabled you...
Virtual garden tours and personal online advice is the new way of business

Coronavirus: Garden centres switch to virtual personal shopping – BBC News

Garden centres and nurseries are offering online personal shopping services to reduce wastage. Companies have been live streaming videos of their centres and FaceTiming and...
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ICL launches organo-mineral fertilizer range

ICL has announced the launch of Gronamic - a new range of organo-mineral fertilizers. The Gronamic range comprises various analyses and particle sizes to suit...
Agri Aware chairman Alan Jagoe with 5th class students from Scoil Ide Presentation Primary School in Clondalkin, Co Dublin in December when the Incredible Edibles 2020 school programme was launched. The programme has now been launched to families in the form of Incredible Edibles Family Challenge to help educate and entertain children about the importance of Irish fruit and vegetables during the current period of school closures.

Agri Aware launches Incredible Edibles Family Challenge to educate and entertain primary school families...

Agri Aware is launching its popular Incredible Edibles primary school programme to families to participate in during the current period of school closures and social distancing...
Florainbow of Hope from Scottish industry

Florainbow of Hope

We have all seen the pictures of empty pubs, cinemas and high streets and heard so many upsetting and tragic stories. Horticulture too has...

40th Annual UK GIMA Awards Cancelled

Today we have taken the difficult decision to cancel this year’s GIMA Awards. Whilst the health and wellbeing of everyone in our sector is our...
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COVID 19: Guidelines and Recommendations for Safeguarding staff on Horticulture facilities

COVID-19 Teagasc Horticulture resources and web site.

Teagasc Horticulture Development Department have developed some focused factsheets and resources for the broad horticulture sectors in response to COVID-19. On Friday 3rd we have...
The bark of larch trees was found to offer the most effective sound absorption.

Conifer is top tree in urban sound absorption test – BBC News

Scientists say trees have a role to play in combating noise pollution in urban environments and have identified the best species for the job. The...

GARDEN RETAIL

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Indicators from Bord Bia

With over 3.5 billion people now in lockdown, many new behaviours are being forced on us, experimented with and are bringing new learnings for...
COVID 19: Guidelines and Recommendations for Safeguarding staff on Horticulture facilities

COVID-19 Teagasc Horticulture resources and web site.

Teagasc Horticulture Development Department have developed some focused factsheets and resources for the broad horticulture sectors in response to COVID-19. On Friday 3rd we have...

ORNAMENTALS

COVID 19: Guidelines and Recommendations for Safeguarding staff on Horticulture facilities

COVID-19 Teagasc Horticulture resources and web site.

Teagasc Horticulture Development Department have developed some focused factsheets and resources for the broad horticulture sectors in response to COVID-19. On Friday 3rd we have...
Florainbow of Hope from Scottish industry

Florainbow of Hope

We have all seen the pictures of empty pubs, cinemas and high streets and heard so many upsetting and tragic stories. Horticulture too has...

FRESH PRODUCE

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Indicators from Bord Bia

With over 3.5 billion people now in lockdown, many new behaviours are being forced on us, experimented with and are bringing new learnings for...
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Start & Scale – Covid-19 Edition – Dublin BIC

A Time of Crisis If there was ever a time when you had to rely on your entrepreneurial spirit, and the characteristics that enabled you...

SPORTS TURF

Gronamic Neutral from ICL

ICL launches organo-mineral fertilizer range

ICL has announced the launch of Gronamic - a new range of organo-mineral fertilizers. The Gronamic range comprises various analyses and particle sizes to suit...
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COVID-19 – Support and guidance

The outbreak of COVID-19 has challenged all of us as individuals, as a society and as businesses and employers. There are weeks and potentially...

EDUCATION

Agri Aware chairman Alan Jagoe with 5th class students from Scoil Ide Presentation Primary School in Clondalkin, Co Dublin in December when the Incredible Edibles 2020 school programme was launched. The programme has now been launched to families in the form of Incredible Edibles Family Challenge to help educate and entertain children about the importance of Irish fruit and vegetables during the current period of school closures.

Agri Aware launches Incredible Edibles Family Challenge to educate and entertain primary school families...

Agri Aware is launching its popular Incredible Edibles primary school programme to families to participate in during the current period of school closures and social distancing...
A girl doing machinery work in horticulture

Kildalton College – Open Day – Teagasc | Agriculture and Food Development Authority

Teagasc invites schools, students, teachers and parents to attend Kildalton College Open Day on 6 March 2020. At events like this, you will get ...  ...

ENVIRONMENT

The bark of larch trees was found to offer the most effective sound absorption.

Conifer is top tree in urban sound absorption test – BBC News

Scientists say trees have a role to play in combating noise pollution in urban environments and have identified the best species for the job. The...
COVID-19-OUTDOORS

Leave No Trace guidelines for getting outdoors responsibly and safely

Leave No Trace Ireland have published a set of simple guidelines for getting outdoors responsibly and safely amid the COVID-19 crisis. Increasing numbers of people...
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Responsible Living takes Centre Stage – Bord Bia

Klara Lynch, Insight & Planning Specialist London, Bord Bia - The Irish Food Board This FoodAlert article will introduce Bord Bia’s Consumer Lifestyle Trends and...

MACHINERY

The de-icing sprayer with integrated hand lance can be used with disinfectant to spray streets, sidewalks and paths as well as external handrails, touch points, etc.

Disinfect with Multihog

MULTI-PURPOSE DECONTAMINATION MACHINE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RR8PNkIe0HM Video: Multihog & CityCleaner, which can be used with OR without chemicals to safely clean signposts, external steps, handrails, streets, sidewalks &...
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COVID-19 – Support and guidance

The outbreak of COVID-19 has challenged all of us as individuals, as a society and as businesses and employers. There are weeks and potentially...
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Snapshot: Horticulture sector reacts to COVID-19

Members of our Horticulture community and our partners share strategies, thoughts and insight during the Coronavirus storm GARDEN RETAIL IS VITAL TO HEALTH AND WELLBEING “Non-essential...