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More Power To You

The tree nursery sector in Ireland has been developing over many years. It has the characteristics of a modern, technical industry, competing at the...

UK’s Leading Biochar start-up Launches Pioneering Project to Save Britain’s Ash Trees

The UK’s leading biochar start-up, Earthly Biochar, has announced the launch of its government-funded pioneering project to try and save Britain’s Ash trees. There...

Minister Heydon launches new Chainsaw Safety Video

A new chainsaw safety video officially launched today, Wednesday 18 October, by Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine...

From Trees to Treasures: Exhibition Showcases Ireland’s Expertise in Furniture Making

Farmleigh Gallery will host the Trees to Treasures exhibition this summer, showcasing the exceptional quality of education being delivered by the National Centre for Excellence in...

Following my dream career in horticulture

Eliot Barden, Aftercare, Apprenticeship and Training Manager for Majestic Trees, UK, was crowned AIPH Young International Grower of the Year 2023 at IPM Essen,...

Great oaks from little acorns grow: 

The Office of Public Works (OPW) today welcomed local school children to the Iveagh Gardens as part of Tree Week 2023, inviting them to...
Aerial view of Sempione park in Milan, Italy.

There are many factors to consider when planting trees to combat climate change

It is estimated that more than 5,000 billion trees existed on Earth up to two centuries ago. Over the past 200 years alone, some...

Teagasc – Tree grafting workshop

With growing demand for young and semi-mature trees there is scope for new entrants in the potentially lucrative sector. The amenity sector has seen...

Ash Breeding for Tolerance to Dieback Disease in Ireland

European common ash (Fraxinus excelsior; Irish: Fuinseóg) is one of the most important native broadleaf tree species of our hedgerows and traditional woodlands. The...

DAFM announces €1.3 billion for new Forestry Supports

The Taoiseach, Micheál Martin TD, Minister of State with responsibility for Forestry, Senator Pippa Hackett, and Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Charlie...


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