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Embrace Farm Invites you to Resilient Farmers’ Conference

Embrace Farm - in partnership with Rural Support and Farm Safety Foundation - is hosting the “Resilient Farmers' Conference" on Thursday, April 25, at Killeshin Hotel, Portlaoise.   For full details check out the website.  The objectives [...]

Embrace Farm Invites you to Resilient Farmers’ Conference 2019-04-15T12:54:30+00:00

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+00:00

Burrenbeo September 2018 Snapshot

The following is a brief overview of Burrenbeo news and upcoming events. You may donate online to the Trust here; all donations are truly appreciated. If you are interested in events, you may consider becoming a [...]

Burrenbeo September 2018 Snapshot 2018-09-05T16:16:37+00:00

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+00:00

Second Atlantic Natura 2000 Seminar – Draft 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 selected [...]

Second Atlantic Natura 2000 Seminar – Draft Seminar Report 2018-02-10T14:18:53+00:00

Prestigious nomination for Irish Nature Conservation project

A Press Release from NPWS 3rd May 2017 Ireland’s BurrenLIFE project has been shortlisted as one of the top 5 Nature Conservation Projects in Europe over the past 25 years as part of a competition [...]

Prestigious nomination for Irish Nature Conservation project 2018-02-10T14:18:53+00:00

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

Conference live-streamed: Results-based payments for biodiversity achievements in agriculture

  30 March 2017, 9.30 - 17.30 European Economic and Social Committee, Bruxelles The conference will be live-streamed. Please feel free to link in on 30th March, by clicking on the link below: https://webcast.ec.europa.eu/results-based-agri-environment-schemes-rewarding-farmers-for-biodiversity-achievements The [...]

Conference live-streamed: Results-based payments for biodiversity achievements in agriculture 2018-02-10T14:18:53+00:00

EPA Research Report No 209: Co-benefits for Water and Biodiversity from the Sustainable Management of High Nature Value Farmland

    The EPA has published the EPA Research Report No 209: Co-benefits for Water and Biodiversity from the Sustainable Management of High Nature Value Farmland. This report looks at the potential synergies between biodiversity and [...]

EPA Research Report No 209: Co-benefits for Water and Biodiversity from the Sustainable Management of High Nature Value Farmland 2018-02-10T14:18:53+00:00