INAUGURAL SYMPOSIUM OF THE IRISH SOCIAL, COMMUNITY & THERAPEUTIC HORTICULTURE NETWORK

Inaugural symposium of the Irish Social, Community & Therapeutic Horticulture network

On Friday the 6th of September, more than 70 people from across the island of Ireland gathered at TU Dublin Blanchardstown to hear an...
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...

Recorders reach the 100,000th record milestone

A very significant milestone was reached over the weekend when the number of records submitted to Ireland’s Citizen Science Portal in 2019 passed the...

Bioeconomy Implementation Group’s First Progress Report to Government

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed, T.D., today welcomed the publication of the Bioeconomy Implementation Group’s First Progress Report to...

Harvest Festival, Autumn Workshops, Heritage Apple Trees & Life on the Farm

Harvest Festival - Sunday September 15th September is an ideal time to showcase our vital conservation work, when our seed harvesting is in full flow...

Food Security Risk Ratchets Up – Stiofán Nutty

As the prorogation of parliament in Westminster yesterday increases the prospect of a no-deal Brexit, it was interesting last Sunday to hear a retail...

Doyle highlights role of agro-forestry on Irish farms

“Plant trees and continue farming” - that was the message from Andrew Doyle T.D., Minister of State with responsibility for forestry, at an Open...

Doyle launches ‘Forest Connections’ project in Kerry

Andrew Doyle T.D., Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine, with responsibility for forestry, today launched a ‘Forest Connections’...