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The Sign Post Series | Technical Training Event (Webinars)

Apr 20, 2020 | Biodiversity News, Climate Change News, Farm Viability News

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. 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.

February 2023 Schedule

Friday 3rd February 2023
9.30am – 10.30am 
Sustainability & Environment
Valuing Wetlands under Ramsar
Questions and Answers

 

Speaker (s): Paul Johnston Adjunct Professor of Environmental Engineering Trinity College Dublin & Karin Dubsky, Coastal Ecologist, Coastwatch

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Friday, 10th February 2023

9.30 am – 10.30 am

Sustainability & Environment
How farmers can help Barn Owls
Questions and Answers

 

Speaker (s): John Lusby, Birdwatch Ireland

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Friday, 17th  February 2023

9.30 am – 10.30 am

Sustainability & Environment
Actions for Pollinators on farmland
Questions and Answers

 

Speaker (s): Ruth Wilson, National Biodiversity Data Centre

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Friday, 24th February 2023

9.30 am – 10.30 am

Sustainability & Environment
TBC
Questions and Answers

 

Speaker (s): Daniel Henn, Solohead Farm, Teagasc, Moorepark

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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.

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