The National Rural Network in association with Teagasc ConnectED, Dairy Sustainability Ireland and Food and Drink Ireland Skillnet are hosting a Series of Sign Post Webinars designed to point the way to reducing emissions from agriculture. The webinar series is designed for professionals working with the agri-food sector.

October 2021 Schedule

Sustainability is key to reducing greenhouse gas emissions from Irish agriculture. These events are designed to help agri-professionals communicate the best evidence-based advice and guidance to their clients. By working together, the agricultural industry can make major steps towards reducing the environmental footprint of Irish agriculture. The one-hour webinar will focus on key topics to help you better understand the research and equip you with the information required to meet your clients needs. Register your your preferred webinars below.

You can also watch videos of the full completed webinars here.

October 2021 Schedule

Friday, 22nd October

9.30 am – 10.30 am

Sustainability & Environment

  • Biorefinery Glas and the potential of the bioeconomy to transform grassland agriculture in Ireland
  • Questions and Answers
 

Speakers: James Gaffey, MTU; Johan Sanders, GRASSA and Wageningen & Xavier Dubuisson XD Consulting

Register Here 

Friday, 29th October

9.30 am – 10.30 am

Sustainability & Environment

  • Soil Fertility Trends in the Agricultural Catchments Programme
  • Questions and Answers 
Speakers: Edward Burgess, Agricultural Catchments Programme, Teagasc

Register Here


Additional Things to Note

Please note, each webinar will begin at 09:30am, please log on to the webinar 5-10 minutes prior to start time. You are encouraged to pose questions and comments throughout each webinar, details on how to do this will be set-out at the start of each webinar, we aim to be as interactive as possible.