The Pearl Mussel Project EIP have announced details of farmer information meetings to take place in each of the eight project river catchments during February. The information meetings will provide details on the results-based agri-environmental programme designed in consultation with farmers, scientific and technical advisors, and agricultural professionals.
Attendees will be able to obtain Terms & Conditions documentation and expression of interest forms for farmers who wish to apply to take part in the programme. The first participants will be recruited into a five year programme during March 2019.
All are welcome to attend.
Owenriff Catchment: Monday 11th Feb – The Boat Inn, Oughterard, Co. Galway at 8pm
Bundorragha Catchment: Tuesday 12th Feb – Glenkeen Farm, Louisburgh, Co. Mayo at 8pm
Glaskeelan Catchment: Wednesday 13th Feb – The Colmcille Heritage Centre, Churchill, Co. Donegal at 8pm
Dawros Catchment: Monday 18th Feb – The FORUM Connemara, Letterfrack, Co. Galway at 8pm
Ownagappul Catchment: Monday 18th of Feb – The Caha Centre, Adrigole, Beara, Co. Cork at 8pm
Kerry Blackwater Catchment: Tuesday 19th of Feb – The Blackwater Tavern, Blackwater, Co. Kerry at 8pm
Caragh Catchment: Wednesday 25th of Feb – Glencar Community Centre, Glencar, Co. Kerry at 8pm
Currane Catchment: Thursday 26th of Feb – Dromid Day Centre, Waterville, Co. Kerry at 8pmHi
For more information please visit: https://www.pearlmusselproject.ie/publicity/pearl-mussel-project-farmer-3.html