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Department announces continued support for Social Farming under the Rural Innovation and Development Fund...

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine announced the projects that will receive support this year under the Department’s Rural Innovation and Development...
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Organic Trust News August 2020

The Natural Mechanisms of Fertility Building Biological nitrogen fixation is the process that changes inert N2 from the air into biologically useful NH3 in the soil. It...
VEGETABLE PATCH USING ENRICH COMPOST

Offset your carbon footprint using Enrich compost

Composting is the circular economy in action. Organic materials are recovered at source from parks and gardens. Without this segregation, these organic materials may...
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NORA levy legislation passes in the Dáil

Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Eamon Ryan TD today welcomed the passing of the National Oil Reserves Agency (Amendment) and Provision of...
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Renewable technologies (Wind, Solar) and Community Energy get the green light as Ireland receives...

The Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Eamon Ryan T.D. yesterday (20th July 2020), announced that Ireland has received State aid approval from the...
Take the Pledge! CountryLife wants the Irish public to take the Operation PolliNation pledge, help gardeners make their plots pollinator-friendly environments and show a little love for our native Irish bees. Pictured at the campaign launch were Naoise Coogan, her 12 year-old daughter, Siofra Coogan, and her mother, Therese O'Donovan. Picture: Patrick Browne

CountryLife is buzzing as public urged to take the Operation PolliNation Pledge

ONE of Ireland’s largest garden centre networks is calling on enthusiasts of all ages and all skill levels to take the Operation PolliNation pledge...
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Ministers meet Coillte CEO and Chair for update on forestry issues

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Barry Cowen T.D., accompanied by his Ministerial colleagues, Senator Pippa Hackett and Martin Heydon T.D. met this...
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Birdwatch Ireland response to Programme for Government

BirdWatch Ireland broadly welcomes the publication of the Programme for Government. Upon detailed review of the document, we can confirm that it mentions biodiversity 50...
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Work begins on the Dublin Mountains Makeover – Coillte

If you’re visiting Ballyedmonduff forest over the next few weeks, look out for Phase 1 of our forest transformation. Works are beginning on the Dublin...
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Dublin Mountains makeover to positively transform forests for generations to come – Coillte

The makeover will see nine Coillte forests transition from commercial use to wholly recreational purposes creating beautiful diverse forests for the future Coillte Nature, the...