- 30 March 2017
Teagasc organized nearly 100 consultation days in January, February, and March with approximately 600 landowners benefiting from a one-to-one consultation with a Teagasc forestry adviser. These clinics focused on landowners who are considering forestry but the clinics also provided advice to landowners who already have a forest established.
- 29 March 2017
Teagasc in association with the Forest Service (DAFM) is organizing a nationwide series of forest walks from 17 to 27 April focusing on the management of young forests. Management objectives can be wide ranging: from timber production to biodiversity and recreation.
- 28 March 2017
Mr. Simon Coveney T.D. Minister for Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government has published the draft River Basin Management Plan for Ireland 2018-2021 and invites submissions, observations, and comments on the proposed plans during a six-month public consultation process.
- 27 March 2017
Doyle Announces Public consultation on new National Strategy and Environmental Framework for Producer Organisations in the Fruit & Vegetable Sector
Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine Andrew Doyle TD co-chaired a meeting of the Horticulture Industry Forum with Mr. Brian O’Reilly. At the meeting Minister Doyle launched a public consultation to assist the development of a new National Strategy & Environmental Framework for Producer Organisations in the fruit and vegetable sector.
- 27 March 2017
Working on behalf of the Geological Survey of Ireland (GSI) and state forestry company Coillte, Bluesky is capturing 185,000 hectares of high-resolution Lidar data in Ireland. Using aircraft-mounted lasers, the resulting 3D maps will be used to inform various protection schemes for clean drinking water and Ireland’s adoption of the EU Water Framework Directive.
- 24 March 2017
If you have an interest in developing your love of food into a food business we can inspire, help and support you. Start small, organic, keep control, learn and think big.
- 23 March 2017
European conference on Xylella fastidiosa: finding answers to a global problem | European Food Safety Authority
A major scientific conference on European research into Xylella fastidiosa is to be held in Palma de Mallorca, Spain, from 13-15 November 2017. The conference is being organised jointly by EFSA, the University of the Balearic Islands, the Euphresco network for phytosanitary research coordination and funding, and the EU Horizon 2020 projects POnTE and XF-ACTORS.
- 22 March 2017
The impacts of Brexit will reach into almost every aspect of businesses that export into the United Kingdom. The Brexit Barometer, developed in conjunction with PwC, will provide the industry with a consistent structure with which to assess the likely impact of Brexit and provide a baseline of information to each company.
- 29 March 2017
Specialising in Roses, Vegetable plants, Spring, Summer and Autumn Bedding Plants
Caroline is the owner of this growing wholesale nursery business. Under her guidance, the nursery has developed and expanded over the past twenty-three years with the help of her family and her dedicated staff.