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Enable Conservation Tillage (ECT) Project





Project Details

Geographical location (NUTS3) Ireland (not limited to one region)
Main Funding Source Rural Development Programme 2014-2020 for Operational Groups (in the sense of Art 56 of Reg.1305/2013)
Project Duration 2018 – 2022
Total Budget €1,000,000

This EIP-AGRI project aims to enable the adoption of conservation agriculture practices on Irish tillage farms by providing farmers with the knowledge skills and capacity to achieve effective grass weed control and prioritise farmer to farmer knowledge and innovation exchange.

ECT Project – Contact Details

ECT Project Manager: Michael Hennessy

ECT Project Email: michael.hennessy@teagasc.ie

ECT Project Website: https://www.teagasc.ie/crops/crops/grass-weeds/enable-conservation-tillage-ect/