Data Data Data

Data Data Data
Hello Everyone, Sorry I have not posted in a while, I have been working on my data, and getting the sections done on my thesis. Take a look at some of the graphs I have generated from my data collection at sheep farm to fork 2018. It was a really interesting day, and I found ...

Sheep Farm to Fork 2018

Sheep Farm to Fork 2018
Hello Everyone, Last Saturday I attended sheep farm to fork. I had a stand at the event and had a great day talking with the farmers on soil and water quality in Ireland. I got a tonne of insights into the inportance of water and soil, and farmers really thought that the project was excellant ...

Water… seemed appropriate for the weather we have

28. June 2018 Water, Weather 0
Water… seemed appropriate for the weather we have
Eco EYE Hello Everyone, Given the fine weather we have been having i decided to put up this link………. it is a 25 minute crash course in Irish water, Duncan Steward gives some relevant points on Irish agriculture and the effects it is having on Irish water. Enjoy the sunshine while we have it! Sinéad

Agri benchmark Beef and Sheep Network 2018

Agri benchmark Beef and Sheep Network 2018
Hello Everyone, Yesterday i attended the Beef and Sheep Network Conference in the Galway Bay Hotel. This conference was attended my many speakers from around the globe including Australia, Argentine, Brazil, China and the U.S. One of the speakers Brendan Dunford talked of the Burren Programme Burren Farming and also connecting people and place with the Beo ...

Silage 2018

08. June 2018 Silage 0
Silage 2018
This is a video of fresh cut silage. Today the silage is being bailed. For those who dont know what silage is its fermented grass that is fed to livestock during the winter season when livestock is being housed indoors. Stay tuned for more Sinéad

The Carbon Navigator

The Carbon Navigator
Introducing the Carbon Navigator. This tools has been developed to support the objective of reducing the carbon intensity of the dairy and beef sectors of Irish agriculture. The Navigator focuses on the 6 win -win efficiency measures that reduce Greenhouse gas emissions and increase profit. These measures are: *Longer grazing season *Lower age at first ...

Sun and Heat in Ireland?

30. May 2018 Weather 0
Sun and Heat in Ireland?
Yes can you believe it the weather in Ireland has been unbelievable the past week. Check out the weather on the link. Met Eireann National Forecast Here is a posing Bullock chewing happily on grass! Stay tuned for more Sinéad