Protecting Farmland Pollinators Project

 

 

 

 

Project Details

Geographical location (NUTS3)Mid-East Region (IE)
Main Funding SourceRural Development Programme 2014-2020 for Operational Groups (in the sense of Art 56 of Reg.1305/2013)
Project Duration2019 – 2023
Total Budget€1,194,679

This EIP-AGRI project aims to develop a flexible mechanism that encourages all farmers to make their whole-farm more pollinator friendly in a way that is measurable and will not impact on productivity.

Protecting Farmland Pollinators Project – Lessons Learned to Date

Protecting Farmland Pollinators Project Manager, Dr Saorla Kavanagh, provided an update of the various innovative methods being tested by, and subsequent lessons learned from this EIP-AGRI Operational Group project at the EIP-AGRI Symposium entitled ‘Sharing lessons learned and how these might help to inform Ireland’s CAP Strategic plan’ at the most recent Burren Winterage School held via Zoom in October 2020. You can view this presentation here: https://youtu.be/MSsku_sAXws

Protecting Farmland Pollinators Project – Contact Details

Protecting Farmland Pollinators Project Manager: Dr Saorla Kavanagh

Protecting Farmland Pollinators Project Email: eip@biodiversityireland.ie

Protecting Farmland Pollinators Project Website: https://www.biodiversityireland.ie/projects/protecting-farmland-pollinators/