Farming for Nature Public Choice Award Winner 2022

Sean Condon, an organic dairy farmer from Crecora, County Limerick ...
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Farming Resilience Programme

Mental Health Ireland have collaborated with the Irish Farmers Association ...
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University of Galway Rural Voices Seminar & RURALIZATION Conference

The University of Galway Rural Studies Centre's Rural Voices Seminar ...
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SUAS Project Conference

The SUAS (Sustainable Uplands Agri-environment Scheme) EIP-AGRI Project held a ...
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Comeragh Uplands and Communities EIP Project Launches Walking with Wildlife Guide

The Comeragh Uplands and Communities EIP Project launched their ‘Walking ...
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Farmers4Safety EIP-AGRI Project Featured on European Initiative Website

A profile of the Farmers4Safety EIP-AGRI Project has been added ...
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National EIP-AGRI Conference

The National Rural Network (NRN) held a National EIP-AGRI Conference ...
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NRN LEADER Programme Case Studies Booklet

Launched in late-2021, the NRN’s LEADER Programme Case Studies booklet ...
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Final Conference of the Smart Rural 21 Project

The Smart Rural 21 project is a two and a ...
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LEADER: Lessons Learned and Looking Forward

In November 2021, the NRN hosted an online conference, entitled ...
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Minister Humphreys Announces Details of New €180 million LEADER Programme

On the 27th of October 2022, the Minister for Rural ...
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/ Biodiversity News

Approval for 10 New Biodiversity Officers to Bolster Local Action for Nature

10 local authorities have been awarded funding to appoint biodiversity ...
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Protecting Farmland Pollinators Midterm Report

The Protecting Farmland Pollinators Project is about identifying small actions ...
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Launch of Spiders of Ireland eCourse

The National Biodiversity Data Centre have launched the ‘Spiders of ...
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EPA – Water Quality in Ireland Report 2016-2021

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has published the Water Quality ...
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ACRES – Information for Advisors

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine has recently ...
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National Rural Network Biodiversity Farmer of the Year Award

Ireland’s native fauna and flora are under threat and sustainable ...
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Expression of Interest | ENRD Thematic Group on Landscape Features and Biodiversity

You are invited to express your interest in participating in ...
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Farm Safety Week – Children’s Drawing Competition

Farm Safety Week 2022 took place from Monday, July 18th ...
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€20.6 Million Bog Conservation Project Unveiled During Biodiversity Week

The €20.6 million LIFE Integrated Project (IP) Wild Atlantic Nature ...
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Office of Public Works Launches New Biodiversity Action Strategy

A new survey carried out by the Office of Public ...
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The Farming for Nature Farm Walks are Back for Another Season

These farm walks are an opportunity for Farming for Nature ...
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Joint Launch of Invasive Alien Species Websites

The National Biodiversity Data Centre and Northern Ireland Environment Agency ...
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National Biodiversity Data Centre Launches New App to Collect Pollinator Data

The purpose of the app is to address the concerns ...
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Tillage Incentive Scheme and Protein/Cereal Mix Crop Scheme Now Open for Applications

Minister Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Charlie McConalogue, today announced ...
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McConalogue Announces Name for €1.5 Billion Agri-environment Scheme

ACRES to target 50,000 farm families Scheme is first to ...
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Result Based Agri Environment Pilot Project (REAP) Refresher Training

The National Rural Network, on behalf of the Department of ...
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Important Deadlines for Farmers to Note

Many farmers apply for schemes to help benefit the viability ...
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ACRES – Information for Advisors

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine has recently ...
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Department Confirms Resubmission of Ireland CAP Strategic Plan 2023-2027 to European Commission

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Charlie McConalogue, has ...
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Farm Safety Week – Children’s Drawing Competition

Farm Safety Week 2022 took place from Monday, July 18th ...
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Signpost Series: July 2022

In association with Teagasc ConnectED, Dairy Sustainability Ireland, and Food ...
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McConalogue Announces Name for €1.5 Billion Agri-environment Scheme

ACRES to target 50,000 farm families Scheme is first to ...
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Result Based Agri Environment Pilot Project (REAP) Refresher Training

The National Rural Network, on behalf of the Department of ...
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Minister McConalogue Launches €56 million Fodder Support Scheme

Following on from the package of measures announced in recent ...
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Targeted Agricultural Modernisation Scheme Updates

Scheme Payments Update (up to 13 May 2022): There have ...
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Important Deadlines for Farmers to Note

Many farmers apply for schemes to help benefit the viability ...
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Ministers McConalogue and Hackett Announce Opening of €5m Pilot Farm Environmental Study

The Pilot Farm Environmental Study (FES) opened for applications during ...
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Targeted Agricultural Modernisation Scheme Updates

Scheme Payments Update (up to 27 May 2022): There have ...
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22nd NRN Meeting Takes Place in Austria

The National Rural Network (NRN) participated in the 22nd NRN ...
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Mulkear EIP-AGRI Project Open Day

The Mulkear EIP-AGRI Project have produced a new video of ...
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EIP-AGRI Support Network Newsletter

The most recent edition of the European Innovation Partnership for ...
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Farm Health, Safety and Wellbeing EIP-AGRI Projects Booklet

As part of Farm Safety Week 2022, the NRN team ...
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New Mulkear EIP-AGRI Project Open Day Video

The Mulkear EIP-AGRI Project have produced an informative and engaging ...
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New NRN Farm Health, Safety and Wellbeing EIP-AGRI Projects Booklet

The National Rural Network (NRN) team at NUI Galway’s Rural ...
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SUAS Pilot Project Welcomes Visiting Group from Northern Germany

The SUAS Pilot Project is a European Innovation Partnership (EIP) ...
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Safe Farm EIP Project Launched by Minister Heydon

Safe Farm recently launched its farm health, safety, and wellbeing ...
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Caomhnú Árann EIP Project Leads Field Trip for the Next Generation of Aran Farmers

Working with over 120 farmers on the Aran Islands, the ...
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Minister Hackett Launches Kerry Eco-Social Farming EIP

On the 23rd of May 2022, the Minister of State ...
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EIP-AGRI Support Network Newsletter

The most recent edition of the European Innovation Partnership for ...
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EIP-AGRI Support Network Newsletter

The most recent edition of the European Innovation Partnership for ...
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Farm Health and Safety EIP-AGRI Project Hits the Airwaves

Niamh Nolan, Coordinator of the Farmers4Safety - Managing Risk Together EIP-AGRI ...
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McGillycuddy Reeks Project Spring 2022 Newsletter

The McGillycuddy Reeks Project EIP-AGRI Operational Group have recently published ...
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EIP-AGRI Participating Farmer’s Perspective Week

The NRN, in collaboration with the National Biodiversity Data Centre, ...
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The Horse’s Mouth: Farmer-To-Farmer Knowledge Sharing Project

Farming For Nature (FFN) have recently announced a new pilot ...
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Farming for Nature Ambassadors 2022

The Farming for Nature (FFN) project has recently welcome 15 ...
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ACRES – Information for Advisors

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine has recently ...
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Farm Safety Week – Children’s Drawing Competition

Farm Safety Week 2022 took place from Monday, July 18th ...
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International Farm Transition Network Annual Conference 2022

This year's International Farm Transition Network Annual Conference took place ...
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2nd European Thematic Network Meeting of the FARMWELL Project

The 2nd European Thematic Network meeting of the FARMWELL Horizon ...
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Aurivo Leading Ladies Discussion Group Launch

The National Rural Network (NRN) was delighted to attend the ...
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Galway Wool Co-op Meitheal Event 2022

The recently formed Galway Wool Co-op will be running their ...
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Tillage Incentive Scheme and Protein/Cereal Mix Crop Scheme Now Open for Applications

Minister Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Charlie McConalogue, today announced ...
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Minister McConalogue Launches €56 million Fodder Support Scheme

Following on from the package of measures announced in recent ...
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FARMWELL Horizon 2020 Project

FARMWELL is a new Horizon 2020 European Thematic Network that ...
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Farm Succession and Retirement Across Continents and Cultures

Overcoming the farming community’s stalwart persistence in their adherence to ...
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NRN Wool Case Study Highlighted in Local Media

A recent NRN wool industry case study on Galway farmer ...
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Fifth Session of NUI Galway’s Rural Studies Centre Seminar Series

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

LEADER Case Study on the International Appalachian Trail Ulster Ireland Cooperation Project

A LEADER case study on the International Appalachian Trail (IAT) ...
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ENRD LEADER Thematic Group

Since 1991, the LEADER Programme has been the mainstay of ...
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Innovating Communities LEADER Cooperation Project

Innovating Communities is a free training and mentoring LEADER Cooperation ...
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NRN LEADER Funding Contact Details Database

Thinking about applying for LEADER funding for community-led local development, ...
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NRN LEADER Food Initiative Booklet

The National Rural Network (NRN) has today published an interesting ...
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Galway Wool Co-op Meitheal Event 2022

The recently formed Galway Wool Co-op will be running their ...
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NRN Smart Villages and Rural Towns Newsletter 2022

The National Rural Network (NRN) have published the 2nd edition ...
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NRN Social Media Initiative Showcases Economic Development, Enterprise Development and Job Creation-Themed LEADER Projects

The National Rural Network (NRN) launched the ‘LEADER Programme 2014-2020 ...
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LEADER Supported ‘Number 45’ Features in Short Video Produced by the EU Commission Representation in Ireland

With LEADER support, the Sligo Centre for Independent Living (SCIL) ...
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Fourth Session of NUI Galway’s Rural Studies Centre Seminar Series

The fourth session of NUI Galway's Rural Studies Centre Seminar ...
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ENRD LEADER Thematic Group (TG) Report

The highlights report from the 1st meeting of the European ...
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iROUTE 2 (Integrated Rural Urban Transport Evolution) Conference

A major conference aimed at tackling rural mobility issues across ...
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Important Deadlines for Farmers to Note

Many farmers apply for schemes to help benefit the viability ...
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