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bioeconomy week program

Bioeconomy Ireland Week 11th – 18th October 2019

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed, T.D., recently announced  ‘Bioeconomy Ireland Week’. Bioeconomy Ireland Week will place a spotlight on Ireland’s...

Talking Hardwoods event 2017

Many new broadleaf woodlands have been planted in Ireland since the early 1990s. These hardwoods are now gradually coming into production. It is therefore timely...
Little girl picking apples in fruit garden

Minister Creed announces continued support for Social Farming under the Rural Innovation and Development...

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed TD has announced that his Department will continue to fund Social Farming in Ireland...

ENA starts the “Green Cities for a Sustainable Europe” promotion campaign

ENA – the European Nurserystock Association – signed a Grant Agreement with CHAFEA (Consumers, Health, Agriculture and Food Executive Agency) of the European Commission...
(L to R): Mattie Ryan, Cathaoirleach, Tipperary County Council; Mike Pearson, Gurteen Agricultural College: Denis Naughten T.D., Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment; Tom Short, IFA; Thomas Hubert, Irish Farmers Journal; Paul Kenny, Tipperary Energy Agency; Barry Caslin, Teagasc, Gerard and Caoilfhionn Coyle and Thomas Ryan, IFA. Energy in Agriculture Launch at the farm of Gerard and Caoilfhionn Coyle, Corra Beg, Athleague, County Roscommon an Saturday last.

Energy in Agriculture 2018 launched

On Tuesday, 21st August Gurteen Agricultural College in Co Tipperary will play host to thousands of farmers and industry representatives during Energy in Agriculture 2018...

New Teagasc ash dieback video

The latest Teagasc video illustrates the typical summer symptoms of ash dieback. This video is presented by Dr. Gerry Douglas, Principal Research Officer with Teagasc....

Thousands attend Energy in Agriculture 2017 Event

‘Energy In Agriculture 2017’ was officially opened by Denis Naughten TD, Minister for Communications, Climate Action and the Environment, on Tuesday, 22 August. Thousands...

SpeakEATsy: A Taste of the Wild Side

Join Mary Reynolds and Ella McSweeney in conversation for a very special upcoming SpeakEATsy on 21st September in Cloughjordan Ecovillage, from 7PM. Tickets €40 (€35 early bird). SpeakEATsy features an incredible locally sourced...

German Political Storm around Glyphosate Issue

Donal Denvir, Düsseldorf Office, Bord Bia – Irish Food Board A major political row has erupted in Germany around the use of the herbicide, glyphosate....

€10m available to fund on-farm renewables

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed T.D., today announced a series of exciting new grants available for Irish farms under...