30March2017

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ITB Horticulture Open Day

ITB Horticulture Open Day

Our Open Days / Evenings are ideal for second-level students, mature students, guidance counsellors,...


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Forestry Advisory Clinics

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.

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    Forest Management Walks

    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.

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      Public Consultation on the draft River Basin Management Plans for Ireland 2018-2021

      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.

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        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.

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          Bluesky to Capture 185,000 Hectares of Lidar Data in Ireland

          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.

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            Become a food entrepreneur with the help of The Organic Centre

            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.

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              ITB - Blanchardstown - Horticulture Courses

              ITB Horticulture Open Day

              Our Open Days / Evenings are ideal for second-level students, mature students, guidance counsellors, teachers, parents/guardians and just about anyone who is interested in doing a course here in ITB.

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                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.

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                  Brexit Barometer by Bord Bia

                  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.

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                    Business Profile - O'Dowd Nurseries

                    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.

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