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Bloom 2020 – Now accepting show garden applications

Dear Designers and Coordinators, Bord Bia has announced that the Bloom 2020 will take place over 5 days from 28th May to 1st June 2020 in the Phoenix Park, Dublin. Garden...
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Bord Bia’s London office Brexit update: 12th – 18th October 2019

Cian Hassett, Trade Market Executive, London Office, Bord Bia - The Irish Food Board Bord Bia’s Supply Chain Optimisation Workshop: Supply Chain Optimisation Workshop is set...
Brexit Image by DANIEL DIAZ from Pixabay

Brexit: In the midst of chaos… Part 1: Introduction – Bord Bia

Robyn Mullan, Marketing Executive, Bord Bia Madrid – The Irish Food Board  This Food Alert Series discusses the potential opportunities and challenges for Irish businesses...

An Taoiseach acknowledges the vital contribution of Agriculture and horticulture to the Irish economy

400 delegates from across Ireland’s agri-food sector participated at a conference today to develop a collective vision for the agri-food sector to 2030. Minister...
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IPM takes place for the first time at the completely modernized Messe Essen

The world's leading horticultural trade fair from 28 to 31 January for the first time, at the completely modernized Messe Essen. France is the official...
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Bord Bia Food and Drink Awards

The Food and Drink Awards will showcase excellence across the Irish food, drink and horticulture industry. The 2019 awards are an important opportunity to acknowledge...
Pictured at the Botanical Gardens for the prize of Agri Aware’s 2019 Incredible Edibles project is 3rd and 4th class of St. Oliver Plunkett’s, KIllina, Co. Kildare with teacher and principle Dominic Tyrrell and Agri Aware Project Manager Kalyn Arias. The students got to explore the grounds, dig in to a planting workshop, and receive new seeds to bring back to their school. The school also received a sun bubble greenhouse for their own school garden as part of their prize. Visit www.incredibleedibles.ie to register today!

St. Oliver Plunkett’s announced as 2019 Incredible Edible Champions!

On Friday, (October 11th, 2019) Agri Aware, Ireland’s agri-food educational body were joined by 3rd and 4th class pupils of St. Oliver Plunkett National...
The Living Seed - Day by Day Breakdown programme

The Living Seed – Day by Day breakdown confirmed for 12th/13th October

National Organic Training Skillnet has teamed up with the Irish Seed Savers Association to provide reduced-cost ticket prices to "The Living Seed - Ireland's Seed Gathering". The day-by-day...

Revised procedures for submitting applications for Phytosanitary Certificates

With effect from Wednesday 16th of October 2019 all applications for phytosanitary certificates for the purpose of exports of plant and plant produce originating...
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Teagasc Nursery Stock Seminar

23 October 2019 Event Time 9:30 Venue Teagasc Ashtown, Dunsinea lane, Ashtown D115 KN3K Registration open 9 Start 9.30 sharp Teagasc will host a nursery stock seminar in Ashtown. There...

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Bloom 2020 – Now accepting show garden applications

Dear Designers and Coordinators, Bord Bia has announced that the Bloom 2020 will take place over 5 days from 28th May to 1st June 2020 in the Phoenix Park, Dublin. Garden...










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Bloom 2020 – Now accepting show garden applications

Dear Designers and Coordinators, Bord Bia has announced that the Bloom 2020 will take place over 5 days from 28th May to 1st June 2020 in the Phoenix Park, Dublin. Garden...

Revised procedures for submitting applications for Phytosanitary Certificates

With effect from Wednesday 16th of October 2019 all applications for phytosanitary certificates for the purpose of exports of plant and plant produce originating...

GARDEN RETAIL

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Bord Bia’s London office Brexit update: 12th – 18th October 2019

Cian Hassett, Trade Market Executive, London Office, Bord Bia - The Irish Food Board Bord Bia’s Supply Chain Optimisation Workshop: Supply Chain Optimisation Workshop is set...
Brexit Image by DANIEL DIAZ from Pixabay

Brexit: In the midst of chaos… Part 1: Introduction – Bord Bia

Robyn Mullan, Marketing Executive, Bord Bia Madrid – The Irish Food Board  This Food Alert Series discusses the potential opportunities and challenges for Irish businesses...

ORNAMENTALS

Foto:Rainer Schimm/©MESSE ESSEN GmbH

IPM takes place for the first time at the completely modernized Messe Essen

The world's leading horticultural trade fair from 28 to 31 January for the first time, at the completely modernized Messe Essen. France is the official...

Revised procedures for submitting applications for Phytosanitary Certificates

With effect from Wednesday 16th of October 2019 all applications for phytosanitary certificates for the purpose of exports of plant and plant produce originating...

FRESH PRODUCE

Image by Elionas2 from Pixabay 

Bord Bia’s London office Brexit update: 12th – 18th October 2019

Cian Hassett, Trade Market Executive, London Office, Bord Bia - The Irish Food Board Bord Bia’s Supply Chain Optimisation Workshop: Supply Chain Optimisation Workshop is set...
Brexit Image by DANIEL DIAZ from Pixabay

Brexit: In the midst of chaos… Part 1: Introduction – Bord Bia

Robyn Mullan, Marketing Executive, Bord Bia Madrid – The Irish Food Board  This Food Alert Series discusses the potential opportunities and challenges for Irish businesses...

SPORTS TURF

John Deere acquires OnLink golf software business

Highlighting the company’s focus on golf course technology solutions, John Deere has announced the acquisition of OnLink, an industry-leading golf course performance optimisation software...
The Learning Theatres at GLAS

The Learning Theatres at GLAS

The Bord Bia and Teagasc Learning Theatres at this year's GLAS are hosting talks from experts in their field. The topics have been chosen to bring...

EDUCATION

Pictured at the Botanical Gardens for the prize of Agri Aware’s 2019 Incredible Edibles project is 3rd and 4th class of St. Oliver Plunkett’s, KIllina, Co. Kildare with teacher and principle Dominic Tyrrell and Agri Aware Project Manager Kalyn Arias. The students got to explore the grounds, dig in to a planting workshop, and receive new seeds to bring back to their school. The school also received a sun bubble greenhouse for their own school garden as part of their prize. Visit www.incredibleedibles.ie to register today!

St. Oliver Plunkett’s announced as 2019 Incredible Edible Champions!

On Friday, (October 11th, 2019) Agri Aware, Ireland’s agri-food educational body were joined by 3rd and 4th class pupils of St. Oliver Plunkett National...
people on a seminar

Teagasc Nursery Stock Seminar

23 October 2019 Event Time 9:30 Venue Teagasc Ashtown, Dunsinea lane, Ashtown D115 KN3K Registration open 9 Start 9.30 sharp Teagasc will host a nursery stock seminar in Ashtown. There...

ENVIRONMENT

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...

Government to Take Radical Action on Plastics, Food Waste and Packaging

The Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment Richard Bruton T.D. today (Monday the 16th of September) announced that he will bring forward a number...

Butterfly Bash 2019 – Laois take top position for the 2nd year running

Congratulations go to Laois for the 2nd year running for coming top of the table of counties recording butterflies during this the 2019 Butterfly...

MACHINERY

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Looking back at a successful edition of Seed meets Technology

‘I come here every year, and every year there are new machines on exhibit’, says one of the trade event's visitors. The sixth edition...
SALTEX exhibitors are reporting a high conversion rate from leads they generated at the 2018 show.

SALTEX exhibitors still converting leads

Five months on from SALTEX 2018 and exhibitors are still reporting a high conversion rate from leads they generated at last year’s show. SALTEX...
SALTEX continues to attract renowned industry exhibitors.

SALTEX continues to attract renowned industry exhibitors

Now in its 74th year, SALTEX is growing from strength to strength in its NEC home. In fact, already 70 percent of the SALTEX...