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Saturday, January 20, 2018

The ‘Sustainability Support and Advisory Programme’ is launched

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Mr. Michael Creed T.D., and the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government, Mr. Eoghan Murphy...

Mayo national park to expand by 50% with land transfer

A major land acquisition is to increase the size of Ballycroy National Park in Co Mayo by almost 50%. Lands owned by Coillte are being transferred...

GIY and Energia want to ‘Get Ireland Growing’ with €75,000 fund

GIY in partnership with Energia announce ‘Energia Get Ireland Growing' a €75,000 pool of funding available to enable food growing by community and voluntary...

Minister Naughten announces first ever single national standard list of recyclable items

The Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Denis Naughten TD, has yesterday announced, for the first time ever, a single, national standard list of...

Monahan Mushrooms wins Sustainability, Project Impact at Food and Drink Industry Awards

Sustainability, Project Impact Award: Monaghan Mushrooms Monaghan Mushrooms received the ‘Sustainability, Project Impact Award’ for successfully demonstrating that the business is at the technical and environmental forefront...

Dee Sewell gives 10 examples of social enterprise in horticulture

“A social enterprise is like any other business. It works to deliver goods and services to make a profit. The difference is, it is...

Neonicotinoids: update on risks to bees due early next year by EFSA

EFSA’s updated risk assessments on the potential risks to bees from neonicotinoid pesticides will be finalised in February 2018. The assessments for clothianidin, imidacloprid, and...

Growing the Irish Forest Bioeconomy report launched by Minister Doyle

The Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Andrew Doyle T.D., recently launched a report titled “Growing the Irish...

Festival of Farming and Food – SFI Science Week at Teagasc 2017

Teagasc is hosting a series of exciting events for Science Week (November 12-19). Many of Teagasc’s research centres around the country will open their...

Sustainable Brands Copenhagen 2017

Linda Madigan, Stockholm Office, Bord Bia - Irish food Board I attended this year’s SB’17 conference held in the beautiful city of Copenhagen on October 31 and...
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