NRN Researcher talks Social Farming on Ocean FM

Dr. Teresa Hooks, Research and Development Officer with the NRN, recently featured as part of a radio interview with OceanFM talking about Social Farming in Ireland. Teresa recently conducted a case study on Social Farming in Ireland and was hosted by Social Farming...

Women in Rural Areas Research

Important and timely research from Dr Maura Farrell Lead Researcher with the NRN and Lecturer in Discipline of Geography’s Rural Studies Unit at NUI Galway has highlighted the invaluable contribution women have to the sustainability of rural society and Irish...

NRN Researcher Features on RTÉ’s Ear to the Ground

Dr Shane Conway, Researcher in the Discipline of Geography’s Rural Studies Unit at NUI Galway and with the National Rural Network (NRN) featured on a recent episode of Ear to the Ground, RTÉ’s popular national farming and rural affairs series. Link to article on NRN...

New EIP-AGRI Blog on the NRN Website

The latest EIP-AGRI guest blog on the NRN website, kindly submitted by Verena Berard PhD Connacht Ulster Alliance (CUA) scholarship recipient at IT Sligo and GMIT, provides us with an overview of her ongoing PhD research, analysing hill farmers’ attitudes and local...