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Burren in Bloom

7th to the 9th June 2019 Bookings are now open for Burren in Bloom 2019.  This year the theme is pollinators and the programme is packed full of a huge variety of events [...]

Burren in Bloom 2019-05-22T10:16:43+01:00

EIP-AGRI: Ireland’s Operational Groups 2019

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM), along with EU under the Rural Development Programme 2014-2020 have published this handbook on the European Innovation Partnership for Agriculture Productivity and Sustainability (EIP-AGRI) Operational Groups. [...]

EIP-AGRI: Ireland’s Operational Groups 2019 2019-05-02T13:49:34+01:00

Burrenbeo May 2019 Snapshot

The following is a brief overview of upcoming Burrenbeo news and events. You can donate online to the Trust here; all donations are truly appreciated. If you would like to attend some of these events or [...]

Burrenbeo May 2019 Snapshot 2019-05-02T13:34:42+01:00

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+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

Burren Winterage School 2018

Farming for Nature 25th - 27th October 2018 Gort & Kinvara, Co. Galway       This year’s Burren Winterage School is an extended and enriched affair, as befits a subject as diverse and fascinating [...]

Burren Winterage School 2018 2018-09-18T14:53:57+01:00

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+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