Latest NRN LEADER Newsletter Published – August 2020

The National Rural Network have recently published the fifth edition ...
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Farming Rathcroghan EIP-AGRI Project Summer 2020 Newsletter

The Farming Rathcroghan EIP-AGRI Project have recently published their Summer ...
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Inishowen Uplands EIP-AGRI Project featured as an ‘Inspirational Idea’

The EIP-AGRI Service Point have featured Ireland’s Inishowen Uplands Project EIP-AGRI Operational ...
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The Search is on for Ireland’s Biodiversity Farmer of the Year

The National Rural Network (NRN) has begun its annual search ...
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/ Biodiversity News

National Rural Network Biodiversity Farmer of the Year 2020 Award

Ireland's native fauna and flora are under threat, and sustainable ...
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/ Biodiversity News

LEADER Supports Farm Diversification at Blackcastle Farm in Tipperary

The NRN have recently carried out a case study with ...
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/ LEADER News

The NRN Women in Agriculture Video Series Makes the Airwaves

Lead Researcher with the NRN, and Rural Geographer at the ...
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/ Farm Viability News

Irish NRN: LEADER Programme Promotion Week 2020 Recap

#LEADERPromotionWeek The NRN ran a ‘LEADER Programme Promotion Week’ on ...
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/ LEADER News

Irish Women in Agriculture Video Series

Ireland’s National Rural Network (NRN) have developed an insightful video ...
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/ Farm Viability News

LEADER Programme Promotion Week 2020

The Irish National Rural Network (NRN) will be running a ...
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/ LEADER News

LEADER Programme Update – June 2020

Activity in the LEADER programme has continued to increase as ...
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/ LEADER News

Aran Islands Nominated for European Natura 2000 Award 2020

The Aran Islands have been nominated as one of the ...
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/ EIP-AGRI News

LIFE Virtual Information Day 2020

The European Commission’s Virtual Information Day on the 2020 LIFE ...
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Smart Farming Seminar Taking Place Online

The Smart Farming Programme, run by the Environmental Protection Agency ...
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The Sign Post Series | Technical Training Event (Webinars)

The National Rural Network in association with Teagasc ConnectED, Dairy ...
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Creed Announces Early Commencement of GLAS Balancing Payments Worth €26m to Farmers

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed T.D., ...
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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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LIFE Virtual Information Day 2020

The European Commission’s Virtual Information Day on the 2020 LIFE ...
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Smart Farming Seminar Taking Place Online

The Smart Farming Programme, run by the Environmental Protection Agency ...
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The Sign Post Series | Technical Training Event (Webinars)

The National Rural Network in association with Teagasc ConnectED, Dairy ...
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Creed Announces Early Commencement of GLAS Balancing Payments Worth €26m to Farmers

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed T.D., ...
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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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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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LEADER Programme Update

Activity in the LEADER programme has continued to increase as ...
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/ LEADER News

Smart Rural Project – Expression of Interest

Smart Rural Project - Expression of Interest to become a ...
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/ LEADER News

COVID-19 Response from the National Rural Network

The National Rural Network is carefully monitoring the escalating situation ...
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LEADER Funding Supports €25m of Enterprise Development Projects

To mark the 2020 Local Enterprise week; March 2nd to ...
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/ LEADER 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

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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LEADER Delivering for County Monaghan

LEADER funding provides both community groups and private enterprise with ...
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/ LEADER News

Rural Inspiration Awards 2020 Now Open!

The 2020 Rural Inspirations Awards are now open for entries ...
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New National Rural Network LEADER Newsletter Now Online

The NRN produce a number of LEADER newsletters every year, ...
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/ LEADER News

Upcoming Rural Tourism Conference-Communities building Sustainable Destinations

While agriculture remains the dominant activity in rural areas, rural ...
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/ Farm Viability News, LEADER News

Cavan LEADER Regional Tour Guide Programme Public Information Event

If you have an interest in local heritage, the natural ...
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/ LEADER News

McGillycuddy Reeks Project Spring Newsletter

The McGillycuddy Reeks Project EIP-AGRI Operational Group have recently published ...
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/ EIP-AGRI News

Latest Newsletter from EIP-AGRI Service Point

The latest edition of the Newsletter on Agriculture and Innovation ...
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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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EIP-AGRI Service Point Seminar on ‘New Skills for Digital Farming’

Digital technologies in agriculture not only help European farmers to ...
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/ EIP-AGRI 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

Information Policy on the CAP Survey

The European Commission has contracted PPMI – a European research ...
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Creed Announces Early Commencement of Organic Farming Scheme Balancing Payments

The Minister of Agriculture Food and the Marine, Michael Creed ...
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CO-FARM: Enhancing COoperation Amongst FARMing Entrepreneurs

The CO-FARM training app provides a training program aiming to ...
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Smart Farming Seminar Taking Place Online

The Smart Farming Programme, run by the Environmental Protection Agency ...
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Farming for Nature Award 2020 Nominees

Nominees for this year's National Farming for Nature Awards, sponsored ...
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/ Farm Viability News

The Sign Post Series | Technical Training Event (Webinars)

The National Rural Network in association with Teagasc ConnectED, Dairy ...
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New COVID-19 Helpline Launched for Farmers by the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine

Minister Michael Creed, has confirmed that the Department of Agriculture, ...
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/ Farm Viability News

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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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

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