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Welcome to the July & August Farming for Nature Newsletter

Welcome to the July-August edition of the Farming for Nature Newsletter. This bimonthly publication contains news and upcoming events, offers helpful nature-friendly tips for your farm, and shares useful resources, including words of wisdom [...]

Welcome to the July & August Farming for Nature Newsletter 2020-07-14T17:04:36+01:00

Burrenbeo July 2020 Snapshot

Learning Landscape Online Symposium Wednesday 8th to Saturday 11th July As a society we are now steadily and cautiously returning to life as we previously knew it.  We have renewed appreciation for the things [...]

Burrenbeo July 2020 Snapshot 2020-07-13T14:35:55+01:00

Teagasc PhD Walsh Scholarship Opportunity

Optimisation of upland/lowland resources within farming systems to deliver a range of ecosystem services across multifunctional agricultural landscapes Ref Walsh Scholarship Number 2020005 The Walsh Scholarships Programme is Teagasc's postgraduate development programme, with some 140 students [...]

Teagasc PhD Walsh Scholarship Opportunity 2020-05-28T16:29:30+01:00

Farming for Nature – the role of results based payments

A new book is available online entitled Farming for Nature – the role of results-based payments. This book has been edited by Eileen O’Rourke and John A. Finn. Contributors of this book include Brendan [...]

Farming for Nature – the role of results based payments 2020-04-23T15:56:12+01:00

Pearl Mussel Project News: Issue 1

The Pearl Mussel Project have produced a short farm newsletter with information on some of the latest developments within the programme. We hope to produce further issues of Pearl Mussel Project News during the [...]

Pearl Mussel Project News: Issue 1 2020-03-30T12:10:02+01:00

Second Atlantic Natura 2000 Seminar – Report

As a milestone in the Natura 2000 Biogeographical Process, the seminar serves the purpose of discussing issues of common concern and interest, in relation to the conservation and management of a number of habitats [...]

Second Atlantic Natura 2000 Seminar – Report 2020-04-17T10:18:38+01:00

European Diploma for Protected Areas

An Introduction The European Diploma for Protected Areas is a prestigious international award granted since 1965 by the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe.  It recognises natural and semi-natural areas and landscapes of [...]

European Diploma for Protected Areas 2018-02-10T14:18:53+00:00

Visit to Burren by Commissioner Phil Hogan

On Monday, August 29th, 2016 we were delighted to host a visit from the European Commissioner for Agriculture, Phil Hogan.  Michael John Moroney pictured here telling the Commissioner what being part of the Burren [...]

Visit to Burren by Commissioner Phil Hogan 2020-04-23T14:13:37+01:00