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Farmers4Safety EIP-AGRI Project Launch

May 10, 2022 | EIP-AGRI News

Image Credit: Farmers4Safety Project

Image Credit: Farmers4Safety Project

The Farmers4Safety – Managing Risk Together EIP-AGRI Project was launched by Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Martin Heydon, on the 11th of April 2022 on a participating farm in Kildinan, Co. Cork.

Dr Shane Conway, Researcher at NUI Galway’s Rural Studies Centre represented the NRN at this event and is pictured here with recent MA in Rural Futures Planning and Innovation graduate from NUI Galway Niamh Nolan, who is now Coordinator of this innovative, farmer-centred project utilising a peer-to-peer mentoring approach to help change the social norms surrounding farm safety, health and wellbeing within the farming community.

An article about this EIP-AGRI Operational Group project was recently featured in Agriland, Ireland’s largest farming news portal. Please see here.


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