Ministers McConalogue and Hackett Announce Opening of €5m Pilot Farm Environmental Study

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Charlie McConalogue T.D., ...
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Key Role of Women in Agriculture and Rural Areas

The NRN team in the Rural Studies Centre at NUI ...
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/ Farm Viability News

RDS Climate Smart Agriculture: Growing Organics Webinar

A recent RDS Climate-Smart Agriculture Series held on the 1st ...
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/ Farm Viability News

Intergenerational Considerations for Generational Renewal Policy

The NRN team in the Rural Studies Centre at NUI ...
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/ Farm Viability News

EIP-AGRI Support Network Newsletter

The most recent edition of the European Innovation Partnership for ...
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/ EIP-AGRI News

Pearl Mussel Project Newsletter: Issue 5

The Pearl Mussel Project EIP-AGRI Operational Group have produced a ...
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/ EIP-AGRI News

6th Episode of the NRN’s EIP-AGRI Participating Farmer Vlog Series

The National Rural Network have recently released the 6th episode ...
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/ EIP-AGRI News

Farmers4Safety EIP-AGRI Project Launch

The Farmers4Safety – Managing Risk Together EIP-AGRI Project was launched ...
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/ EIP-AGRI News

Updated EIP-AGRI Operational Group Storymap

All of Ireland’s multi-actor EIP-AGRI Operational Group projects are now ...
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/ EIP-AGRI News

3rd Session of NUI Galway’s Rural Studies Centre Seminar Series

The 3rd session of NUI Galway's Rural Studies Centre Seminar ...
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/ LEADER News

NRN Showcases Social-Inclusion-Themed LEADER Projects

In November 2021, the National Rural Network (NRN) launched the ...
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/ LEADER News

‘Women Active in Society’ LEADER Cooperation Project Documentary

NEWKD (North, East and West Kerry Development Company) have recently ...
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/ LEADER News

LEADER Programme Dashboard Update

The National Rural Network (NRN) has recently updated data within ...
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/ LEADER News

Leahy’s Open Farm Reaps Benefits of LEADER Food Initiative

The National Rural Network (NRN) recently published a case study ...
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/ LEADER News

2020 Call for Proposals for the EU’s LIFE Programme

The 2020 call for proposals for the EU’s LIFE programme ...
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Creed announces Flexibilities on DAFM Schemes in Response to Covid-19 Issues

The Minster for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed, ...
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COVID-19 Response from the National Rural Network

The National Rural Network is carefully monitoring the escalating situation ...
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NPWS: Farm Plan Scheme

Farming plays a key role in the establishment, maintenance, and ...
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/ Biodiversity News

National Tree Week 2020 | “Healthy Trees Healthy Planet”

Coillte is again partnering with the Tree Council of Ireland ...
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2020 Basic Payment Scheme Opens for Applications

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine today advised ...
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New EU Projects Launched to Restore Ireland’s Blanket Bogs and Protect Water Quality

The European Commission Representation in Ireland is pleased to announce ...
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NRN Researcher Features On RTÉ’s Ear to the Ground

Dr Shane Conway, Researcher in the Discipline of Geography's Rural ...
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RDS Spring Awards

The RDS Spring Awards are a rare occasion in which farmers across ...
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World Wetlands Day 2nd February

‘Wetland Biodiversity: Why it matters’ is the theme of this ...
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Rural Inspiration Awards 2020 Now Open!

The 2020 Rural Inspirations Awards are now open for entries ...
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2020 GLAS Traditional Farm Building Grant is Now OPEN

An annual grants scheme for the conservation and repair of ...
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Co. Kilkenny Farmer Named 2019 Biodiversity Farmer of the Year

Alan Doyle, a drystock farmer from Gowran, Co. Kilkenny, was ...
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/ Biodiversity News

Minister Creed Announces €15m Advance Payments Under Year 3 of the Sheep Welfare Scheme

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed, ...
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Extension to Closing Date for Nitrates Derogation Applications 2020

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed, ...
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COVID-19 Response from the National Rural Network

The National Rural Network is carefully monitoring the escalating situation ...
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Beef Environmental Efficiency Programme (SUCKLERS) Opens for Applications Today

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine today informed ...
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/ Climate Change News

National Tree Week 2020 | “Healthy Trees Healthy Planet”

Coillte is again partnering with the Tree Council of Ireland ...
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2020 Basic Payment Scheme Opens for Applications

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine today advised ...
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New EU Projects Launched to Restore Ireland’s Blanket Bogs and Protect Water Quality

The European Commission Representation in Ireland is pleased to announce ...
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NRN Researcher Features On RTÉ’s Ear to the Ground

Dr Shane Conway, Researcher in the Discipline of Geography's Rural ...
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RDS Spring Awards

The RDS Spring Awards are a rare occasion in which farmers across ...
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Exemption to Crop Diversification Requirements 2020

The tillage sector is an extremely important part of Irish ...
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World Wetlands Day 2nd February

‘Wetland Biodiversity: Why it matters’ is the theme of this ...
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Rural Inspiration Awards 2020 Now Open!

The 2020 Rural Inspirations Awards are now open for entries ...
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Department Announces the Opening of Year 4 of the Sheep Welfare Scheme

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine announced today ...
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2020 GLAS Traditional Farm Building Grant is Now OPEN

An annual grants scheme for the conservation and repair of ...
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Agri-professionals gather in Navan for Climate Change Training Event

Agri-professionals from across Ireland gathered at the Ardboyne Hotel in ...
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/ Climate Change News

Generational Renewal Research Featured in ARC2020 Publication

European agriculture is populated by an older generation of farmers ...
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/ EIP-AGRI News, Farm Viability News

NRN Researcher Features On RTÉ’s Ear to the Ground

Dr Shane Conway, Researcher in the Discipline of Geography's Rural ...
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RDS Spring Awards

The RDS Spring Awards are a rare occasion in which farmers across ...
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Rural Inspiration Awards 2020 Now Open!

The 2020 Rural Inspirations Awards are now open for entries ...
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New NRN EIP-AGRI Guest Blog Booklet Published

A key objective of the National Rural Network (NRN) is ...
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/ EIP-AGRI News

‘Ag fás le chéile – Gaeltacht EIP-AGRI Groups Work Together

Caomhnú Árann, an EIP-AGRI project on the Aran Islands were ...
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/ EIP-AGRI News

Irish National Rural Network Embraces AKIS

The Irish National Rural Network (NRN) have stepped up their ...
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/ EIP-AGRI News

Irish Language EIP-AGRI Operational Groups Booklet Launched at the Burren Winterage School 2019

An Irish language version of a booklet highlighting and promoting ...
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/ EIP-AGRI News

Generational Renewal in Agriculture Publication

Globally the policy mantra about the survival, continuity and future ...
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/ EIP-AGRI News

Suas Project Open Day Event a Huge Success

The organisers of the inaugural SUAS Project (Sustainable Uplands Agri-environment ...
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/ EIP-AGRI News

Duhallow Farming for Blue Dot Catchments Launch

IRD Duhallow is launching its new ElP-Agri project ‘Duhallow Farming ...
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/ EIP-AGRI News

COVID-19 Response from the National Rural Network

The National Rural Network is carefully monitoring the escalating situation ...
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NRN Researcher Talks Social Farming on Ocean FM

Dr. Teresa Hooks, Research and Development Officer with the NRN, ...
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/ Farm Viability News

Upcoming Seminar on Starting a Food Business

As part of Enterprise week, running from March 2nd to ...
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/ Farm Viability News, LEADER News

Generational Renewal Research Featured in ARC2020 Publication

European agriculture is populated by an older generation of farmers ...
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/ EIP-AGRI News, Farm Viability News

NRN Researcher Features On RTÉ’s Ear to the Ground

Dr Shane Conway, Researcher in the Discipline of Geography's Rural ...
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RDS Spring Awards

The RDS Spring Awards are a rare occasion in which farmers across ...
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Exemption to Crop Diversification Requirements 2020

The tillage sector is an extremely important part of Irish ...
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Rural Inspiration Awards 2020 Now Open!

The 2020 Rural Inspirations Awards are now open for entries ...
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Department Announces the Opening of Year 4 of the Sheep Welfare Scheme

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine announced today ...
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Minister Creed Announces €15m Advance Payments Under Year 3 of the Sheep Welfare Scheme

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed, ...
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Creed Kicks Off Consultation on Future Agri-Food Strategy in Aviva Stadium

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed ...
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Local Enterprise Week: €13.5 Million Approved for Enterprise Development Through LEADER Programme

To mark Local Enterprise Week (4-8 March), Ireland’s National Rural ...
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/ LEADER News

LEADER workshop on Social Inclusion and Broadband – reports now available

Organised by the National Rural Network and the Department of ...
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/ LEADER News

Diverse Range of Food Businesses to Benefit from Over €550,000 Through Leader Food Initiative

The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring TD, ...
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/ Farm Viability News, LEADER News

Minister Ring announces €50 million in Funding has Been Approved for Over 1,500 LEADER Projects

The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring TD, ...
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/ Farm Viability News, LEADER News

Conference Highlights Untapped Agri-tourism Potential to Support Future Farm Viability & Rural Development

Developing agri-tourism provides an opportunity to support rural economy diversification ...
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/ Farm Viability News, LEADER News

Call for Festival & Event Applications 2019 in Wicklow

County Wicklow Partnership on behalf of Wicklow LCDC invites organisers ...
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/ LEADER News

LEADER Supporting the Equine Enterprise Sector in County Meath – Call for Proposals

Meath Partnership, on behalf of the Meath Local Action Group, ...
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/ LEADER News

Údarás na Gaeltachta seek Expressions of Interest regarding Broadband in Donegal

Údarás na Gaeltachta have announced a targeted call for Broadband ...
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/ LEADER News

Presentations from the LEADER Forum Tullamore September 2018

Presentations from the recent LEADER Forum held in Tullamore Court ...
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/ LEADER News

13 Local Groups Share Almost €380k of LEADER Funding

13 local groups share almost €380k of LEADER funding to ...
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/ LEADER News

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