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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

Welcome to the March & April Farming for Nature Newsletter

Farming for Nature March & April 2020 Newsletter Welcome to the March & April edition of the Farming for Nature Newsletter. This bimonthly publication contains news and upcoming events, offers helpful nature-friendly tips for your [...]

Welcome to the March & April Farming for Nature Newsletter 2020-03-18T13:36:19+01:00

Invitation to all farmers in Clare

Are you a local farmer worried about the future? Invitation to Climate Change and Farming in Clare: Challenges and Solutions.  Monday March 9th, 7pm  to 9.30pm, Old Ground Hotel, Ennis Climate Scientist Prof John Sweeney of NUI Maynooth and BASE Ireland farmer Michael [...]

Invitation to all farmers in Clare 2020-03-05T10:00:43+01:00

EIP-AGRI Burren Winterage Event

EIP-AGRI:  Lessons Learned Through Shared Experiences As part of the Burren Winterage Weekend the Burren Winterage School Event in conjunction with the National Rural Network (NRN) and the Department of Agriculture, Food and the [...]

EIP-AGRI Burren Winterage Event 2019-09-16T16:02:47+01:00

Basic Business Skills for Farming Families in the Burren

Venue: Michael Cusack Centre, Carron, Co Clare, V95 HPO8 Schedule The course will take place over 5 evenings in September/October.   This course will be given by Evelyn Cormican through  LEADER, in association with Clare [...]

Basic Business Skills for Farming Families in the Burren 2019-08-29T10:24:25+01:00

Burren Farmers travel to a different Burren…

  A group of Burren farmers recently made a trip north to visit their counterparts in the limestone region of south Fermanagh. The visit was funded by an EU Horizon 2020 project, HNV LINK, which [...]

Burren Farmers travel to a different Burren… 2019-04-01T13:53:37+01:00

Farming for Nature – public vote launched

Members of the public, and in particular the farming community, are being asked to vote for one of six shortlisted farmers as their top  pick for the 2018 National ‘Farming for Nature’ Award. The deadline [...]

Farming for Nature – public vote launched 2018-10-08T15:37:29+01:00

Portugese visit to boost innovation for sustainable agriculture

  Burren Learning landscape focus of Portuguese visit to boost innovation for sustainable agriculture A group of 20 farmers, researchers and Ministry of Agriculture officials from Portugal recently visited the Burren to experience the lessons [...]

Portugese visit to boost innovation for sustainable agriculture 2018-08-15T10:23:43+01:00

‘Farming for Nature’ – shaping a new narrative

A new initiative has been launched which aims to source, share and celebrate stories of farmers across Ireland who are considered to be managing their land and livestock in a way that benefits nature. The [...]

‘Farming for Nature’ – shaping a new narrative 2018-08-08T10:04:53+01:00