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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

Burrenbeo May 2020 Snapshot

As the current health crisis continues to rage across our country and our world, our thoughts are with all those who have been tragically affected by this pandemic.   We are also deeply grateful [...]

Burrenbeo May 2020 Snapshot 2020-05-05T14:37:22+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