13.6 C
Dublin, Ireland
Monday, October 14, 2019
Pictured at the Launch of the 32rd RDS/Forest Service Irish Forestry Awards on the farm of Gerard Deegan (winner of the Teagasc Farm Forestry category 2018): Michael Carey, RDS Agriculture and Climate Change Committee; Olive Leavy, Westmeath Forest Owner Group; Rory Greene, DAFM; Gerard Deegan, Forest owner; Liam Kelly, Teagasc; Bernard Kiernan, MidWestern Forestry and Professor Gerry Boyle, Teagasc

2019/20 RDS Forest and Woodland Awards launched

2019/20 Irish Forestry Awards closing date approaching Three prize categories cover all forestry purposes Awards part of RDS Spring Awards – celebration of...
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SpeakEATsy: Elements of Change

Now that we have declared a climate and biodiversity emergency, what are we going to do about it? Reimagine how we transition to a...
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The National Parks and Wildlife Service teams up with Coillte to tackle wildfires using...

The National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) and Coillte to join forces to combat the spread of wildfires on open land and in...
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Coillte 2019 forest operational & consultation meetings

Coillte wish to invite any interested parties to our annual forest operational consultation meetings. These meetings will provide an opportunity for stakeholders to share their...
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BBC – Future – How weeds help fight climate change

Most people see weeds as a problem. But one farmer has found they can help make dry, damaged land lush again – not to...
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The Department of Agriculture Food and the Marine celebrates National Biodiversity Week

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Michael Creed T.D.  welcomes a week which places biodiversity firmly in the spotlight and recognises recent calls...
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‘Host a hive’ initiative launched on World Bee Day

As a part of the celebrations of World Bee Day today 20 May 2019, Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and...
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Minister Creed launches publication and exhibition on EIP/locally led Environmental schemes in Ireland

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed T.D., today launched an exhibition and a publication highlighting the wide variety of projects being...
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Spring Summer 2019 Workshop Programme – Biodiversity Ireland

Spring has arrived, and with it, the National Biodiversity Data Centre is pleased to bring you our Spring Summer 2019 Workshop Programme. The delivery of...
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Minister Canney announces funding for Geological Survey Ireland community Geoheritage projects

Minister Sean Canney TD, Minister of State for Natural Resources at the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment, has announced the 2019 Geological...