Minister Humphreys Announces Successful Applicants Under Stage 1 of the LEADER Programme

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Love Your Wellies Competition

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Department Announces Sixth Competitive Call for Proposals for EIP-Agri Projects

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First National “Woman in Agriculture” Conference: 1st Feb 2023

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Results-Based Payments – A Farmers’ Perspective

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Soil Health & Carbon Adaptation Action – Video Available

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Climate Action Plan 2023 Launched

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LEADER Programme 2014-2020 (Extended to 2022) Cooperation Project Examples Booklet

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Bioeconomy Action Plan Consultation

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2023-2027 LEADER Programme LAG Selection Process

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New Chairperson of the Women in Agriculture Stakeholders Group

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‘Seen But Not Herd’ Glenamaddy/Dunmore District Event

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University of Galway Pilot Project Combating Social Isolation and Loneliness in Farming

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Department Announces Sixth Competitive Call for Proposals for EIP-Agri Projects

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Legacy4LIFE Launch New Organic Farming Survey

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Results-Based Payments – A Farmers’ Perspective

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Soil Health & Carbon Adaptation Action – Video Available

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Minister Humphreys Announces Details of New €180 million LEADER Programme

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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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Moths’ Ireland Dataset Now the Largest Dataset on Biodiversity Maps

The National Biodiversity Data Centre of Ireland’s ‘MothsIreland’ dataset has ...
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Backyard Biodiversity for Heritage Week 2022

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Results of the Butterfly Monitoring Scheme 2021 Released

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The National Rural Network are hosting a webinar with a ...
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A New Farmer-To-Farmer Knowledge Sharing Project

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Creating a Network of Flower-rich Meadows Across Farmland

This year, part of a meadow on one of the ...
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Launch of Ireland’s Biodiversity Learning Platform

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Department Announces Sixth Competitive Call for Proposals for EIP-Agri Projects

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine have recently ...
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Results-Based Payments – A Farmers’ Perspective

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Climate Action Plan 2023 Launched

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Bioeconomy Action Plan Consultation

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EPA – Water Quality in Ireland Report 2016-2021

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Minister McConalogue formally opens Agri-Climate Rural Environment Scheme (ACRES)

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Signpost Series: November 2022

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Ireland Should Move Towards Achieving the Health-Based WHO Air Quality Guidelines

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Ireland Hosts Major International Conference on Livestock Sustainability

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Government Approves Ireland’s CAP Strategic Plan 2023-2027 Worth Almost €10 Billion

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EPA Data Shows Ireland’s 2021 Greenhouse Gas Emissions Above Pre-Covid Levels

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Government Announces Sectoral Emissions Ceilings, Setting Ireland on a Pathway to Turn the Tide on Climate Change

The government has reached agreement on Sectoral Emissions Ceilings which ...
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Signpost Series: September 2022

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Targeted Agricultural Modernisation Scheme Updates

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Love Your Wellies Competition

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Department Announces Sixth Competitive Call for Proposals for EIP-Agri Projects

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First National “Woman in Agriculture” Conference: 1st Feb 2023

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Results-Based Payments – A Farmers’ Perspective

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Bioeconomy Action Plan Consultation

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SUAS Project Conference

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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

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National EIP-AGRI Conference

The National Rural Network (NRN) held a National EIP-AGRI Conference ...
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Innovative and Interactive EIP-AGRI Operational Group Storymap

All of Ireland’s multi-actor EIP-AGRI Operational Group projects can be ...
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European Agricultural Knowledge and Innovation Systems (AKIS) Video

Knowledge and innovation play a crucial role in helping farmers, ...
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Shanakyle Bog Restoration and Habitat Enhancement EIP-AGRI Project Video

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EIP-AGRI ‘Young Entrepreneurs – Engines of Innovation in Rural Areas’ Workshop

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Episode 7 of the NRN’s EIP-AGRI Participating Farmer Vlog Series

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Biomass to Biochar for Farm Bioeconomy EIP-AGRI Project

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Rural Project Learning Opportunity

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Legacy4LIFE Launch New Organic Farming Survey

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Bioeconomy Action Plan Consultation

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New Chairperson of the Women in Agriculture Stakeholders Group

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‘Seen But Not Herd’ Glenamaddy/Dunmore District Event

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University of Galway Pilot Project Combating Social Isolation and Loneliness in Farming

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Farming for Nature Public Choice Award Winner 2022

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Farming Resilience Programme

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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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Farming for Nature Ambassador Nominated for National Dairy Award

Gearóid Maher, a Dairy Farmer from Cappamore, Co. Limerick, who ...
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Minister McConalogue Announces National Conference on Women in Agriculture

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FARMWELL Project Social Innovation Database

A vast range of inspiring, innovative and effective social innovation ...
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Seventh Session of the University of Galway’s Rural Studies Centre Seminar Series

The seventh session of the University of Galway's Rural Studies ...
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Teagasc Transferring the Family Farm Clinics 2022

Teagasc will be hosting six Transferring the Family Farm clinics ...
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Farmer’s Yards, Social Organisation for Older Farmers

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Minister Humphreys Announces Successful Applicants Under Stage 1 of the LEADER Programme

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LEADER Programme 2014-2020 (Extended to 2022) Cooperation Project Examples Booklet

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2023-2027 LEADER Programme LAG Selection Process

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NRN LEADER Programme Case Studies Booklet

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Final Conference of the Smart Rural 21 Project

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LEADER: Lessons Learned and Looking Forward

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Details of New LEADER Programme Announced

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Smart Villages Initiative Launched in Headford

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New Louth Local Development LEADER Programme Video

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LEADER Food Initiative Interactive StoryMap

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Sixth Session of the University of Galway’s Rural Studies Centre Seminar Series

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LEADER Food Initiative Booklet

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Substantial LEADER Support for Enterprise Projects in Co. Wexford

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